About This Chapter
Who's It For?
Anyone who needs help learning or mastering business presentation material will benefit from the lessons in this chapter. There is no faster or easier way to learn about the design and delivery of business presentations. Among those who would benefit are:
- Students who have fallen behind in understanding business presentation
- Students who struggle with learning disabilities or learning differences, including autism and ADHD
- Students who prefer multiple ways of learning business communication (visual or auditory)
- Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
- Students who need an efficient way to learn about business presentation design and delivery
- Students who struggle to understand their teachers
- Students who attend schools without extra business writing learning resources
How It Works:
- Find videos in our course that cover what you need to learn or review.
- Press play and watch the video lesson.
- Refer to the video transcripts to reinforce your learning.
- Test your understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
- Verify you're ready by completing the Business Presentation Design & Delivery chapter exam.
Why It Works:
- Study Efficiently: Skip what you know, review what you don't.
- Retain What You Learn: Engaging animations and real-life examples make topics easy to grasp.
- Be Ready on Test Day: Use the Business Presentation Design & Delivery chapter exam to be prepared.
- Get Extra Support: Ask our subject-matter experts any business communication question. They're here to help!
- Study With Flexibility: Watch videos on any web-ready device.
Students Will Review:
This chapter helps students review the concepts in a business presentation unit of a standard business writing course. Topics covered include:
- Audience-centered presentations
- Types of visual aids
- Presenting data through visuals
- Ethical considerations in presentation design
- Determining the audience of formal reports
1. Considering the Audience in Formal Reports
When drafting a formal report, it is important to think about the audience and the purpose of the report. In this lesson, we'll explore strategies you can use to identify the audience and assess their needs.
2. Developing an Audience-Centered Presentation
A presenter has to be able to develop an audience-centered presentation to target the wants, needs, motivations and characteristics of the attendees in order for the message to be delivered appropriately.
3. The Role of Visuals in Communication
Visuals used in business communication can help with message development. This lesson will explain how the use of visuals can increase understanding, development, communication, and the retainment of a message.
4. Types of Visual Aids for Business Presentations
Visuals aids in business help create memorable key points, evaluate data, and understand complex relationships. There are many different types of visual aids that can be used in business presentations.
5. Using Visuals to Present Data: Textual Graphics vs. Visual Graphics
Textual and visual graphics can aid in visually presenting data to a business audience. You must first identify the type of data you will be presenting and then decide whether it is details, patterns or relationships being communicated.
6. Ethical Considerations When Using Visuals in Workplace Communication
There are important ethical considerations when using visuals in workplace communication. This lesson covers specific guidelines that individuals can follow to ensure that the visual message is an appropriate representation of the truth.
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