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Rehearse the presentation

Practise, practise, practise

  • Memorise introductory sentences and main points.
  • Prepare cue cards:
    • key words, phrases to prompt talk
    • note place of visuals
    • number cards.
  • Practise, use mirror, audio recording, friends.
  • Trial visual aids e.g., PowerPoint.
  • Think about possible audience questions.
  • Be prepared to improvise and adapt.
  • Check venue and equipment.