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From the vault: A checklist for the speaker's wardrobe

The Eloquent Woman

Here it is: Are my clothes clean, pressed and mended? Do my clothes suit the occasion at which I'm speaking, in terms of formality, what the audience will be wearing or the event itself? Do my clothes fit me? If I'm on a panel, will the table be skirted?

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A checklist for the speaker's wardrobe

The Eloquent Woman

Here it is: Are my clothes clean, pressed and mended? Do my clothes suit the occasion at which I'm speaking? Do my clothes fit me? Will my wardrobe allow me (if needed) to do things like crawl under a table to plug in a cord or reach high to point at a chart?

2011 87

20 tips for better conference speaking ~ Authentic Boredom

http://delicious.com/akarrer/prospeaker

Though this list is geared towards one-hour sessions rather than panels and workshops, some of the same principles apply. Among other advice I might give, one thing I’ve done is to try and combat the unpredictability of cabin temperature — seems every flight is either too hot or too cold — by dressing in clothing suitable for both temperature ranges, usually something like Columbia Omni-Dry pants and a Nike Dri-Fit shirt.

2009 52