How to Handle Q and A
Public Speaking Advice and Commentary
MAY 7, 2012
How do you handle Q and A? The traditional way is to take the first 45 minutes of an hour to talk, and then stop, saying, "I'd be happy to answer your questions now." " What happens? You handle a few good questions, and then the session starts to run out of gas. Finally, there's one dumb or irrelevant last question, and the hour is mercifully over.