30+ McKinsey presentations

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Curious what a McKinsey presentation looks like? Please find links to 30+ McKinsey presentations which are publicly available online. I selected the ones which as less than 10 years old have more than… Read More » The post 30+ McKinsey presentations appeared first on Consultant's Mind. Consultant McKinsey McKinsey presentation PowerPoint

Review of 39pg McKinsey Presentation

Consultants Mind

So, now I would like to take a look a their presentation structure and format. Let’s dissect a McKinsey presentation. What are some key elements of a McKinsey presentation worth following? I was curious how good their presentations are.

Presenting to 30 people instead of 3

Consultants Mind

In the corporate world, most presentations are to small groups. The post Presenting to 30 people instead of 3 appeared first on Consultant's Mind. Graphics PresentationsIn fact, the most common format is actually with 1 person in his/her office.

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BCG Presentations: A Baker’s Dozen

Consultants Mind

All thoughtful business people are curious what good presentations look like. Here are a dozen+ presentations (freely and publicly available online) from Boston Consulting Group. This… Read More » The post BCG Presentations: A Baker’s Dozen appeared first on Consultant's Mind. Consultant BCG Boston Consulting Group PresentationsWhat does good look like?

Writing feedback: After grading 80+ papers/presentations

Consultants Mind

As a ballpark estimate, last semester I reviewed 500+ written pages (MS Word, double-spaced) and countless presentation slides (MS PPT). The post Writing feedback: After grading 80+ papers/presentations appeared first on Consultant's Mind. Grading papers is a double edge sword; it’s insanely time-consuming, and yet enormously valuable. Yes, I have TAs, and yes, I also grade the assignments myself. For me, this writing feedback is one of the […].

Consulting hack: Investor relations presentations

Consultants Mind

Candy Crush. So last night, my wife and I were playing Candy Crush on 3 different devices. Yes, it is a big part of our recreation life. Sad and funny. So which wretched company created this time-sucking game? King Entertainment is publicly traded under … Continue reading → Learning hacks Investor relations research

Presentation Skills Sydney: Agenda

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Consultants Consultant: Presentation skills agenda for my programs in Sydney: Presentation Mastery. Agenda for Presentation Skills Sydney Here is a typical agenda for my presentation skills program in Sydney: 1. What makes a good presenter 2.

PMO Metrics: Simplifying Net Present Value (NPV)

The Clever Consultant

Whether you’re helping a client build a business case or, launching a strategic project, chances are you’ll need to get your hands dirty by calculating the Net Present Value (NPV) of their investment.

Misleading Graph #1: Starbucks Investor Presentation

Consultants Mind

Here … Continue reading → Graphics Analysis Best Practices Chart Graphs IR Presentation Starbucks tips Tools Charts can mislead. In most cases, it’s accidental. Perhaps someone was over-eager to show good results, or maybe, just did a sloppy job of formatting. Whatever the cause, it’s bad mojo to put together analyses or charts that mislead.

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Making Jokes During a Presentation Helps Men But Hurts Women

Harvard Business

Gender Presentations Digital ArticleAccording to a recent study.

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Presentation Skills Sydney: Agenda

Consultants' Consultant

Consultants Consultant: Presentation skills programs in Sydney: Presentation Mastery. Agenda for Presentation Skills Sydney Here is a typical agenda for my presentation skills program in Sydney: 1. What makes a good presenter 2. How will you know you are a better presenter 3. The post Presentation Skills Sydney: Agenda appeared first on Consultants' Consultant.

3 Keys to a Presentation that Wins Consulting Clients

David A Fields

As consultants, we often give speeches and presentations. Sometimes on platforms in front of dozens or hundreds or thousands of listeners. Sometimes in small sessions with a client or a prospect. Every talk is a golden opportunity to advance your consulting business.

Prepare presentations faster

Consultants' Consultant

Consultants Consultant: Faster presentation Prep! So it takes you days to prepare a presentation. What is that one thing for your presentation? The post Prepare presentations faster appeared first on Consultants' Consultant. Presentation Mastery Presentations and meetingsBut today you have only an hour. Here are some important ways to approach it. Know your one thing “If you take one thing away take this… “.

Seven Business Presentation Traps To Avoid

Henry DeVries

“Make no mistake, as a speaker, you will be judged more by how you present than what you know,” says Candy Campbell, international speaker, award-winning actor, author, and filmmaker. Here are seven traps to avoid in your presentations

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Presenting like a leader

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Consultants Consultant: The post Presenting like a leader appeared first on Consultants' Consultant. Presentation Mastery Presentations and meetings

About to Give a Presentation?

Gina Abudi

Before you give your next presentation, consider whether you truly understand what your audience wants and needs from that presentation. Often, we give a presentation with a focus on what we want and need from it, but forget about our audience’s wants and needs. The post About to Give a Presentation? Professional Development building relationships Leadership making presentations presentation skillsDo You Know What Your Audience Wants and Needs?

Essential ideas for presenting

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Consultants Consultant: The post Essential ideas for presenting appeared first on Consultants' Consultant. Presentation Mastery Presentations and meetings

Great Presenters do this!

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Consultants Consultant: The post Great Presenters do this! Presentation Mastery Presentations and meetingsappeared first on Consultants' Consultant.

How Effective Are Your Presentation Skills?

Gina Abudi

We all need to present at some point or another in our careers – whether it is to our boss, our colleagues, the entire department or the leadership team. The ability to present effectively is essential to long term success and to being seen as a leader in your organization. Presenting information effectively means conveying [.]. The post How Effective Are Your Presentation Skills?

Why work with presentation designers?

Killer Consultant

This argument came up on /r/consulting recently (reddit, you know!)

Get attention when you present!

Consultants' Consultant

Consultants Consultant: Get attention from people: You have worked for weeks making your presentation just so. The post Get attention when you present! Consulting Well Articles by Cindy Tonkin Consulting skills Manage yourself Presentations and meetingsYou have mined the data, and you know it backwards. You have worked hard to understand whatever makes this client tick. You are ready to pace them strongly and lead them to a mutually beneficial outcome.

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What great presenters do

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The post What great presenters do appeared first on Consultants' Consultant. Consulting Well Presentations and meetingsConsultants Consultant: My friend Martin told me a story about going to a fabulous art gallery in Vienna with his wife. Martin is a sculptor so as he walked up the magnificent staircase in the foyer he noticed the marvelous curves and lines of the architecture. His wife, Gabriella, manages a professional cleaning business. She noticed the cracks […].

Music for presentations and training

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The post Music for presentations and training appeared first on Consultants' Consultant. Presentation Mastery Presentations and meetingsConsultants Consultant: Music in a classroom or at a conference doesn’t just create a mood; it also should support any mood you create with the activities and assignments. Make sure the speakers are big enough to give sound for the entire room, and preferably position the speakers so they are not in one person’s ear. Music for […].

Organizing Your Presentation

Women in Consulting

You may not often be called on to make a presentation, but I’m betting that when you do, you want to make sure that your audience—whether large or gathered around a conference room table—doesn’t doze off. This post draws on advice from Scott Schwertly, the author of How to Be a Presentation God, which sounds terrific. Tell them what you told them” school of presenting. By the way, he presents five tips. Wrap your presentation up by providing a clear call to action.

Ten tips for Effective Presentations

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Consultants Consultant: The post Ten tips for Effective Presentations appeared first on Consultants' Consultant. Presentation Mastery Presentations and meetings

Three Key Steps to Prepare for a Brief Presentation

Gina Abudi

Some presentations we make are short ones, meant to convey an idea or update someone on a particular topic. These presentations may only be 10 – 15 minutes in length; however we still need to prepare for them so that we can accomplish the goals of the presentation. The post Three Key Steps to Prepare for a Brief Presentation appeared first on Gina Abudi.

Engaging the Audience During the Presentation

Gina Abudi

Best Practices to Keep the Audience Engaged The last thing we want to see when we are making a presentation is individuals in the audience “tuned out” or falling asleep in their seats! It is essential to keep the audience engaged in the presentation so that they are listening and active in the presentation and [.]. The post Engaging the Audience During the Presentation appeared first on Gina Abudi.

Presenting with Presence: Video training

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The post Presenting with Presence: Video training appeared first on Consultants' Consultant. Presentation Mastery Presentations and meetingsConsultants Consultant: The videos for each week are here! Click on the links below to go to the pages you want.

How To Make A Killer PowerPoint Networking Presentation

Henry DeVries

After hearing your presentation, they should have a crystal-clear idea of who you are, what you do, who you do it for and how they can help you find new prospects

Presenting with Presence: Chapter 2

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The post Presenting with Presence: Chapter 2 appeared first on Consultants' Consultant. Presentation Mastery Presentations and meetingsConsultants Consultant: This video outlines.

Presenting with Presence: Chapter 3

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The post Presenting with Presence: Chapter 3 appeared first on Consultants' Consultant. Presentation Mastery Presentations and meetingsConsultants Consultant: This video outlines.

Presenting with Presence: Chapter 4

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The post Presenting with Presence: Chapter 4 appeared first on Consultants' Consultant. Presentation Mastery Presentations and meetingsConsultants Consultant: This video outlines.

Presenting with Presence: Chapter 5

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The post Presenting with Presence: Chapter 5 appeared first on Consultants' Consultant. Presentation Mastery Presentations and meetingsConsultants Consultant: This video outlines.

Presenting with Presence: the videos

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Presenting with Presence Chapter 1: Intro 2. Presenting with Presence: Chapter 2 3. Presenting with Presence: Chapter 3 4. Presenting with Presence: Chapter 4 5. Presenting with Presence: Chapter 5 Click on each to go there. The post Presenting with Presence: the videos appeared first on Consultants' Consultant. Presentation Mastery Presentations and meetingsConsultants Consultant: There are 5 videos in this week’s series: 1.

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Presenting with Presence: Chapter 1

Consultants' Consultant

The post Presenting with Presence: Chapter 1 appeared first on Consultants' Consultant. Presentation Mastery Presentations and meetingsConsultants Consultant: This video outlines the whole series and gives you an overview of why you need better presence.

Presenting with Presence – the Links

Consultants' Consultant

Consultants Consultant: Thanks for hanging out with me at the Presenting with Presence online seminar. Amy Cuddy’s TED talk – your body changes your mind A summary of the effect of Professor Stephen Ceci’s enthusiastic gesturing A little about the Olivia Fox’s charisma research The presenting […]. The post Presenting with Presence – the Links appeared first on Consultants' Consultant. Presentation Mastery Presentations and meetings

Presenting with Presence – the webinars

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Consultants Consultant: Thanks for hanging out with me at the Presenting with Presence online seminar. The post Presenting with Presence – the webinars appeared first on Consultants' Consultant. Presentation Mastery Presentations and meetings

How to Give a Webinar Presentation

Harvard Business

As more and more companies cultivate a global workforce and international client base, it’s increasingly necessary to present remotely. But presenting in a webinar — when you often don’t have access to visual cues about how the audience is responding — can sometimes feel disconcerting or awkward. 6 Ways to Look More Confident During a Presentation. If you’re going to be presenting online, it’s essential to plan your visuals carefully.

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To Give a Great Presentation, Distill Your Message to Just 15 Words

Harvard Business

6 Ways to Look More Confident During a Presentation. Communication Presentations Digital ArticleCaiaimage/Martin Barraud/Getty Images. Fearless public speaking is about more than combating nerves. It’s about knowing the technique, the art, and the business of public speaking.

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Find More Opportunities to Home Your Presentation Skills

Gina Abudi

If you don’t have the opportunity to present frequently enough, it is difficult to hone your presentation skills. Consider these potential opportunities to continue to hone your presentation skills: Join a toastmaster’s group Deliver presentations to your colleagues (via department meetings or team meetings) Apply to speak at a conference on [.]. The post Find More Opportunities to Home Your Presentation Skills appeared first on Gina Abudi.