Putting your presentation on right flight path

Start with the conclusion and don’t forget to be clear, compelling and engaging
By Dene Rossouw
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 06/05/2012

Ask any pilot — the most critical parts of flying are the flight plan preparation, actual flight and landing. Delivering an effective presentation is similar, with three elements of delivery: the opening, content navigation and close.

The challenge for presenters is threefold:

• Have clarity about the purpose and intended outcome of the presentation.