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The Resource Speaking Professionally : Influence, Power and Responsibility at the Podium

Speaking Professionally : Influence, Power and Responsibility at the Podium

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Speaking Professionally : Influence, Power and Responsibility at the Podium
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Speaking Professionally
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Influence, Power and Responsibility at the Podium
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Updated with new and current examples throughout, this concise guide is a rich resource for anyone who wants to become more effective in speaking settings. It covers all the basics and identifies essential principles that will help readers to efficiently prepare, deliver, and evaluate presentations
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Speaking Professionally : Influence, Power and Responsibility at the Podium
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Speaking Professionally : Influence, Power and Responsibility at the Podium
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Contents
  • Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- Preface -- 1 Foundations -- Jensen's Presentation -- Introduction -- The Importance of Presentation Skill Competence -- Myths Regarding Presentation Skill Competencies -- Common Problems with Presentations -- Presentation Skill Competencies -- Scope and Features of This Book -- 2 Communication Principles and Presentation Success -- A Shrinking Audience -- Introduction -- Defining Communication -- Elements of the Communication Process -- Presentation Skills and Other Contexts for Communicating -- Distinguishing Features of Presentation Contexts -- Business Presentations Versus Speeches -- A Game Conceptualization -- 3 Ethical Decisions and Public Presentations -- Persuasive Weapons -- Introduction -- Ethics: A Foundation for Effective Presentations -- Ethical Presentation Behavior -- What Do Ethical Listeners Do? -- Does the End Ever Justify the Means? -- 4 Addressing Presentation Anxiety -- Winston's Poise -- Introduction -- Types of Communication Apprehension -- Reducing Speech Anxiety -- 5 Audience Analysis: A Receiver-Centered Approach -- "Five" -- Introduction -- Ramifications of Poor Audience Analysis -- Category 1: Audience Perspective and Knowledge -- Category 2: Audience Demographics -- Category 3: Presentation Setting -- Obtaining Information -- 6 Selecting an Appropriate Speaking Style -- Describing Nita -- Introduction -- Impromptu Presentations -- Extemporaneous Presentations -- Manuscript Presentations -- Memorized Presentations -- Evaluating Extemporaneous and Manuscript Presentations -- Advantages of Manuscript Speaking -- Which Option Should a Speaker Select? -- 7 Structuring the Message -- "Do You Ever Wonder Where Your Money Goes?" -- Introduction -- Leaving Port -- The Body of the Presentation -- Transitioning Within the Presentation
  • The Conclusion of the Presentation -- 8 Visual Support for the Presentation -- Visual Literacy -- Introduction -- Values of Visual Support -- Types of Visual Support -- Recurring Problems with Visual Support -- Suggestions for Using Visuals Effectively -- 9 Teams and Team Presentations -- A Glaring Contrast -- Introduction -- Types of Group Presentations -- Problems with Team Presentations -- Interventions -- Effective Leadership -- Characteristics of Quality Team Presentations -- A Step-by-Step Process -- 10 Persuasive Messages -- Corax and Tisias, and Cathcart -- Introduction -- Defining Persuasion -- Persuasive Objectives -- Tools of Persuasion -- The Motivated Sequence -- Ethical Issues -- 11 Verbal and Nonverbal Aspects of Delivery -- Dr. Um -- Introduction -- Understanding Nonverbal Communication -- Verbal Factors Affecting Presentation -- Verbal Factors Affecting Delivery -- Criteria for Language Selection -- 12 Question-and-Answer Sessions -- Eloquent Q-and-A -- Introduction -- Preparing for Q-and-A Sessions -- Delivering Responses to Questions -- Counterproductive Tendencies -- FAQ About Q-and-A -- 13 Evaluating Yourself and Others: Your Role as Critical Listener in Presentation Contexts -- The Consultants, the Convocation, and the Court -- Introduction -- Listening Effectively -- Listening and Hearing -- Listening and Selectivity -- Obstacles to Effective Listening -- Becoming an Effective Listener: Active Listening -- Evaluating Fallacious Arguments -- Communicating Evaluations to Speakers -- Criticism and Those Criticized -- Index -- About the Author
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