11 Tips: When Technology Comes to Work

Matt Eventoff

Technology in the workplace has certainly become a proverbial “double-edged sword.” If you think you are multi-tasking while speaking to a colleague and typing away, you are incorrect.

Tech Habits Can Crush Careers: 10 Steps to Take Today

Matt Eventoff

Technology has changed how we work and often where we work, as we are now all mobile, and always on. Technology has penetrated every crevice of the working environment, it has not, and will not, replace the value and importance of face-to-face human interaction. If you think you are multi-tasking while speaking to a colleague and typing away, you are incorrect.

2012 185

Executive Communication Skills: Tech Habits

Matt Eventoff

Technology has changed how we work and often where we work, as we are now all mobile, and always on. Technology has penetrated every crevice of the working environment, it has not, and will not, replace the value and importance of face-to-face human interaction. If you think you are multi-tasking while speaking to a colleague and typing away, you are incorrect.

Presenting with an iPad

The Presenter's Blog

There are three big ones: No reliable remote control. iPad remote control apps are available, but I’ve experienced their WiFi / Bluetooth connections as too shaky to be relied on in front of an audience. This question depends on the type of presenter you are.

2012 196

3 things speakers should know about virtual presenting

Speaking about Presenting

Web seminars (AKA “webinars&# or “webcasts&# ) are online seminars or presentations used to synchronously engage remote audiences with any content that can be presented from a computer desktop. Besides reducing travel, webinars deliver many potential benefits such as reaching audience members who may not otherwise been able to attend your presentation or including additional presenters who are also remote. What types of engagement tend to be ad hoc?

2009 152

3 things speakers should know about virtual presenting

Speaking about Presenting

Web seminars (AKA “webinars&# or “webcasts&# ) are online seminars or presentations used to synchronously engage remote audiences with any content that can be presented from a computer desktop. Besides reducing travel, webinars deliver many potential benefits such as reaching audience members who may not otherwise been able to attend your presentation or including additional presenters who are also remote. What types of engagement tend to be ad hoc?

2009 152

How your smartphone can help you become a better presenter

Inter-Activ Presenting and Influencing

With Christmas just passed, and smartphones and tablets reported as the most popular presents, I thought it might be helpful to think about how these technological marvels can help become a better presenter. The above uses are the most universally applicable ways in which smartphone and tablet technology can help budding presenters improve. b) Presentation software remote control apps.

2014 68

16 Tips on How To Conduct an Engaging Webinar

Speaking about Presenting

Use a remote control. Although I was sitting at my computer to deliver the webinar and I could have clicked on my space bar or used the mouse to navigate between my slides, I decided to use a remote. There are two layers of technology involved: your slideware and the webinar software.

4 finds to streamline your public speaking and presenting

The Eloquent Woman

Presentations (most of the time) involve technology and tech headaches to match. But what if I told you that new tech tools are making it possible for you to juggle fewer devices and types of software for your next presentation?

2014 94

Is your #publicspeaking strength also your weakness?

The Eloquent Woman

And both types will revert to their opposite in times of stress, something important for you to keep in mind. A fondness for technology: I''ve seen many speakers--too many--unable to give any part of their talk without their slides when the venue''s technology failed.

2013 82

If you are a presenter you MUST watch this company: Prezi (new features just released) — Scobleizer

Thoughts On Presenting And Design

And your iPhone and iPad can be used as remote controls and pointers.

2010 285

Keeping it real with Mozilla Tech Speakers: Case study

The Eloquent Woman

Her post follows with great ideas to share, whether you are a nonprofit like Mozilla or in another type of organization. They increase awareness of our mission and our technology, extending our visibility into developer communities worldwide.

2016 82

28 famous speeches by women in the United Kingdom

The Eloquent Woman

So I'm proud that the blog now has a collection of 28 famous women's speeches from England, ranging from 1588 to 2017, and covering the worlds of sport, art, theater, politics, feminism, literature, activism, sexism, music, film, science, television, engineering, technology, and disability.

2017 52

20 tips for better conference speaking ~ Authentic Boredom

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Need a wireless remote? It’s a little more bulky than I’d prefer, but in terms of reliability and range, it’s tough to beat this remote. ( Don’t use the Apple remote that came with your machine. Stock photography, type, and killer tees. Also, I’ve been wanting to get a remote since my first presentation in 2007. 14 Daniel ~ 16 February 2009 What about the iPhone Keynote remote app?

2009 52

8 things I learnt about using twitter as a participation tool : Speaking about Presenting

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Olivia Today, I presented a session remotely at the Presentation Camp at Stanford University, California. Then you simply create your hashtag by typing a hash symbol in front of your chosen tag. I don’t know whether this would be such an issue in a standard conference presentation (the fact that I was a remote presenter and that the presentation was about using twitter in a presentation - made it very tweet-focused). They were following our tweetchat but not typing.

2009 48

Marketing Through Speaking Engagements - Nolo's Legal Marketing Blawg

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Identifying your target audience Before organizing a speaking engagement, decide what types of clients you want to target. If you serve a remote or high tech audience, you could consider an online seminar or webinar. You should also use Microsofts PowerPoint software or some type of supporting materials during your talk.

How to Present While People are Twittering | Pistachio

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Up until now, this back-channel has been mainly confined to the Internet industry and technology conferences. Does this type of activity during presentations foster engagement or just satisfy the addiction to multitasking among hyperconnected audience members? Pistachio Micro sharing.