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We Present To Persuade

The power of a well-delivered, well-structured and convincing presentation is not new. Understanding and deploying the components of persuasive speaking have a long history. And that’s what we’re really looking to do when we present: persuade. Presenting well enables us to get our messages across clearly and confidently to different stakeholders, reducing miscommunication. Presenting brilliantly allows us to persuade and influence, motivate, galvanise and lead. For that, we need to be aware of the factors that make for a powerful presentation, and how we can use them to best effect.


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“An idea is something that won’t work unless you do.” - Thomas A. Edison

On presenting, appealing, persuading, influencing and communicating, and on seeing presentations as an ebb and flow caused by our own gravity, a tide under our control and to our service, not the other way around.

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