Tips for delivering engaging pitches & presentations

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5 hacks to power up your upcoming PR & marketing presentations

Agility PR Solutions

Whether you’re pitching the company’s management team on a new marketing initiative or campaign, speaking at a networking event or conference, or presenting a webinar for potential or existing customers, an effective and engaging presentation is central to all these use cases.

Email: Past, Present, and Future

Ronn Torossian

The post Email: Past, Present, and Future appeared first on. Marketers who rely on using emails to connect with customers will be pleased to know that a recent study reported that email usage in the U.S. is expected to continue growing. One of the main reasons cited are commercial accounts that require contact with customers via valid and secure email accounts. Globally, the number of […]. Brand PR Business Ronn Torossian 5WPR CEO Insights MARKETING

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6 tips for nailing the presentation of creative concepts

PR Daily

Creative work can be subjective—but these steps can help win over the skeptics when presenting your next big idea. Similarly, presenting creative concepts to clients is about more than offering solutions. If the creative is important, presenting it face-to-face is equally important.

How to use presentation tools for marketing insights in 2022

Agility PR Solutions

Did you know that most people do not pay attention to PowerPoint presentations for more than 10 minutes? Despite being the oldest presentation maker, most people continue to use Microsoft PowerPoint for their presentations.

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3 chances worth taking to make your presentation memorable

PR Daily

I want my presentation to be engaging and memorable. Who doesn’t want to be a killer presenter? If you want to show up, stand out and stick in people’s memories, start with these three suggestions as you plan and deliver your presentations. Don’t plan to present; prepare for action. You are planning—quite literally—to present. So, instead of planning what you will present , plan what your audience will do.

How to quiet your nerves before a big presentation

PR Daily

More than 10 years on and I can still vividly remember the presentation that reduced me to a bundle of nerves. It was a presentation on major incident planning that I had been asked to deliver for a colleague to an audience of around 300 people from across the emergency services. I’d given presentations before, as well as speeches at weddings, but this particular public speaking request really got to me. Perfect presentations don’t exist.

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Best Practices for Presenting Quotes in Press Releases | Business Wire Blog

Business Wire

Quotes are a common element of a press release, designed to showcase the thought process, or impact, of your big news. But crafting the perfect quote can be daunting.

Tips for Successful Presentations

Shift Communications

So you need to give a presentation. The presentation is all set, all that is left to do is – present. The presentation is ready – are you? Here’s how to make your presentation a success. And there’s no quicker way to tell the audience that you aren’t comfortable with public speaking than to speed through your presentation. A good presentation displays the main topic or broad points, allowing you to elaborate through your speech.

4 keys to deliver a TEDx-worthy presentation

PR Daily

Business presentations are an opportunity for leaders to showcase their expertise and audience members to engage with valuable, inspiring information. Let’s look at which best practices from TED-style talks apply to everyday business presentations.

8 steps for presentations that will win top execs’ buy-in for your campaign

PR Daily

Generally, that requires demonstrating ROI, with charts and graphs delivered in a compelling presentation. Many PR pros—and other professionals looking to make their case—stumble when they deliver presentations to top executives. These tips from executive coaches and PR veterans can help presenters wow top execs and win their approval. Presenters often forget to solicit participation. To avoid confusing your audience, present data simply and cleanly.

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7 elements of a persuasive, memorable presentation

PR Daily

No matter how many times you’ve done it, presenting in front of peers, clients, colleagues or strangers is a nerve-wracking challenge. Inexperienced presenters often waste their crucial opening moments with boring introductions and agendas. Seasoned presenters deliver the big idea up front. Try to state one big “headline” message within the first 30 seconds of your presentation. Turn that big idea or takeaway into the hook of your presentation.

11 fantastic tips to improve your virtual presentation slides

PR Daily

Creating clean and aesthetically pleasing slides should be your mantra when designing for any presentation. But the slides that work for in-person presentations don’t always work best in the virtual world. Here are 11 tips to make your virtual presentation slides stand out: 1.

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7 ways to use humor in your presentation

Agility PR Solutions

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Presentation pointers from 'Empire'

PR Daily

Here are five things from Cookie’s speech that are vital when it comes to offering a presentation to potential clients, reporters or investors: 1. If you are not part of a 50-year-old major corporation, do not attempt to present your brand as such. New buzzwords are great to mix in with the old ones, but if your presentation is based around how many of them you can use to sound professional, you will end up sounding like a long, boring report.

5 easy steps to boost presentation skills for digital marketers

Agility PR Solutions

These days, it takes a special kind of presentation to impress clients and investors. The post 5 easy steps to boost presentation skills for digital marketers appeared first on Agility PR Solutions.

Corporate purpose tops C-suite priorities, but accountability, collaboration present challenges

Agility PR Solutions

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7 Tips for Virtual Press Conference Presenters

Bianchi Biz Blog

And with that shift, which will likely continue for the near future, presenters for these virtual media events would be wise to remember that virtual events require just as much preparation – and perhaps more – than typical in-person ones. Make your presentation lively.

How to present via Zoom

Stephen Waddington

Presenting via a video camera over the internet is an entirely different skill to presenting at a physical event. We’re learning to present online. Lorna Bithell recently asked for insight about presenting online in a community that I run. Stephen Pritchard “Look into the camera as much as possible, not down on your screen at other people's faces or your presentation. a, is a platform for developing and improving presentation skills and empowering leadership.

ReputationUs: Q1 2021 Webinars, Workshops and Presentations

Reputation Us

Here are the upcoming Q1 2021 webinars, workshops and presentations that Casey Boggs of ReputationUs has been asked to participate in over the next few months. The post ReputationUs: Q1 2021 Webinars, Workshops and Presentations appeared first on ReputationUs.

How to deliver your virtual presentation during COVID-19

PR Daily

Here are some tips for improving your virtual presentations during the coronavirus pandemic. But what if you are an educator, or a manager who typically presents to your board in person, or a sales representative who usually makes in-person pitches?

5 client presentation pitfalls

PR Daily

Scripting the presentation too tightly. There’s no greater turn-off than a group of presenters who’ve memorized their portions like they’re interviewing for a telemarketing job. The presentation has to stay flexible to allow for changes in mood, unprompted comments and other signs of spontaneity. Presenters should be like the best improv performers. Presenting too formally or too casually.

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COVID case study: Heinz presents a pitch-perfect quarantine plan

Agility PR Solutions

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11 steps for developing PR presentations that wow top execs

PR Daily

To persuade company leaders to approve proposals and funding requests, PR executives must deliver compelling presentations that explain what the PR data mean to the organization’s overall success. It’s easy to stumble when making presentations to top executives.

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Why You Should Script Your Presentations

HMA Public Relations

Having to give a speech or presentation is an anxiety-filled experience. The post Why You Should Script Your Presentations appeared first on HMA Public Relations. Featured PR Observations and Preferences Fear of Public Speaking Know Your Audience practice Presentations Public Speaking Script speakingBut at some point, we’re going to have to do it. Here are some recommendations.

Pause, Breath, Focus: 4 Tips to Be Present

Reputation Us

The post Pause, Breath, Focus: 4 Tips to Be Present appeared first on LTPR. Communications Tools Public Relations Balance banks communications credit union credit unions financial communications Focus Health Healthcare Communications listening Meditation Portland PR portland public relations PR pr tips Present public relations tips work life balance More on our New Year of focusing on workflow and efficiency – how focused are you in the moment?

Live-Tweeting Your Presentation

Karwoski & Courage

There has been much written about how to capture the attention of conference and trade show attendees using social media, but I've never seen this aspect of the topic covered before, so I thought I'd share how I live-tweeted my own presentation. The post Live-Tweeting Your Presentation appeared first on Karwoski & Courage - Minneapolis Public Relations.

6 tips to help shy speakers make strong presentations

PR Daily

However, being that shouldn’t stop you from becoming an outstanding presenter. Here are some tips to help reserved speakers give solid presentations: 1. Before every presentation make sure to warm up your body and mind. ” or “My presentation was a great success!” ” This will switch your mind from fear to certainty that you can achieve the result you want and approach the presentation with confidence.

5 ways to make your PR presentation amazing

Agility PR Solutions

But there’s one thing that terrifies even the most experienced PR specialists: giving presentations. The post 5 ways to make your PR presentation amazing appeared first on Agility PR Solutions.

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4 essentials for your presentation prep

PR Daily

Presenters, is your preparation as extensive as Iggy Pop’s daylong regimen? That’s quite a routine, and one that most presenters haven’t the time for. The post 4 essentials for your presentation prep appeared first on PR Daily. Most speakers don’t have the luxury of Iggy Pop’s eight-hour pre-show routine, so you must focus on key elements to put your best self forward, engage the crowd and land your message.

PowerPoint Presentation Tips from 7 Stellar SlideShare Decks


Whether you’re gearing up for an important marketing presentation to the board—or making the toast at your brother’s wedding—you likely struggle to get those butterflies flying in formation. PowerPoint decks present their own unique challenges. To discover answers to these common questions, find solutions to the public speaking jitters and suggest some useful PowerPoint presentation tips , I turned to SlideShare. 5: “How to Create an Awesome Presentation” by Propoint.

AEJMC 2022: Same conference, same issues still are present

Karen Freberg

I was on the later panel, and this was the only thing I was presenting on at the conference. With all of this being said, I still have with AEJ that were quite present at this year’s event. COVID hashtag for conference used to out presenters.

APR: Demystifying the Panel Presentation …


It now is called the Panel Presentation. Just as the UAB went through a rigorous analysis of research on attitudes about the Examination, it also reviewed research relative to perceptions about the Panel Presentation, outcome data on Panel Presentation candidates who were Advanced but did not pass the CBE, the OPG report and other data to determine if and how the Panel Presentation should be modified and updated. Recorded presentations are not allowed.

How to prepare yourself for a virtual presentation

HMA Public Relations

This week, Team HMA took on giving […] The post How to prepare yourself for a virtual presentation appeared first on HMA Public Relations. Featured Autumn Jarrett HMA Public Relations PR remote learning virtual presentation wfhThese last two months, we have all become very comfortable with using platforms like Go to Meeting or Zoom.

10 rules to follow for powerful presentations

PR Daily

Here are 10 commandments every PR pro can employ for effective presentations: 1. The first step in preparing a presentation is to identify your target audiences, including those who may hear your remarks second hand. They give your audience a clear road map of presentation and its purpose. They should enhance the presentation—not drive it. Humor is a valuable tool for effective presentations, and it’s not used nearly enough.

Presentation do’s and don’ts for PR and marketing professionals

Agility PR Solutions

The post Presentation do’s and don’ts for PR and marketing professionals appeared first on Agility PR Solutions. Many people don’t know how challenging marketing and PR can be. These professionals depend on the power of persuasion to sway customers to buy.

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5 common presentation missteps—and how to avoid them

PR Daily

Here are five common presentation mistakes, along with tips on how to avoid them: 1. No presentation should be devoid of emotion, no matter how cerebral the topic or the audience. Want your presentation to stand out (in a good way) from the others? That’s why you’ve seen them a million times in other people’s presentations. Have you ever listened to a presenter who sounded super-smart, but you have no idea what she really said?

Why Newswires? The Past, Present & Future of Trusted News

Business Wire

Newswires have a long tradition of fulfilling an industry need for the dissemination of market moving information to a wide range of news organizations and other stakeholders. Trends and technical advancements have influenced how news is both distributed and consumed. The stability, credibility and widespread usage of newswire distribution networks are a primary reason why communications professionals view them as the backbone of the news dissemination process.

How over-rehearsing can undermine your presentation

PR Daily

You're giving a big presentation and have been really busy, so you haven't rehearsed it as much as you'd like. Rather than burning the candle at both ends to rehearse your speech, plan an on-site dress rehearsal and technology check the day before your presentation, and run through it one last time on the morning you are slated to deliver it. Many speakers sleep better and feel less anxious if they incorporate light exercise into the day before and/or of their presentation.

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