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Ch 11: Proposal Presentations

About This Chapter

Go through the lessons in this chapter to learn about the ways to create proposal presentations. These text and video lessons provide helpful instruction on all relevant proposal topics.

Proposal Presentations - Chapter Summary

Each of the text and video lessons that you can find in this chapter teach you about a different aspect of creating proposal presentations for the workplace. All of these lesson are taught by an instructor with specific expertise and experience in this particular area.

Watch these lessons to get comprehensive overviews of the most helpful processes for creating and organizing proposal presentations. You will also learn about the different ways in which you can present your presentation to an audience, and the tools that can help you create it. Some of the specific topics you will learn about in this chapter are:

  • How to organize and develop an effective presentation
  • Creating audience-centered presentations
  • The pros, cons and strategies for using technology in a presentation
  • Visual aid options
  • Publishing and word processing software
  • Presentation and graphics software

Each video contains tags that will allow you to locate and view the most crucial moments from the lessons without having to scroll through from the beginning. If you would like to study a hard copy of each video on your own time, the chapter also offers text transcripts. Finally, once you are comfortable in your knowledge of these topics, you can see what you recall by taking the chapter's practice quizzes.

8 Lessons in Chapter 11: Proposal Presentations
Test your knowledge with a 30-question chapter practice test
Organizing & Developing an Effective Presentation

1. Organizing & Developing an Effective Presentation

Preparing a presentation can seem difficult and overwhelming, but it doesn't need to be. In this lesson, we'll introduce the 'A.C.E.' acronym and explain how using it can set you up for a successful experience.

Developing an Audience-Centered Presentation

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.

Using Technology to Deliver a Presentation: Pros, Cons & Strategies

3. Using Technology to Deliver a Presentation: Pros, Cons & Strategies

In today's wired world, there are many different technology strategies companies can use to deliver a message effectively, from simple slide presentations to live videos. This lesson covers the basics of several popular technologies and addresses the pros and cons of each.

Types of Visual Aids for Business Presentations

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.

Desktop Publishing & Word Processing Software: MS Word, InDesign & WordPerfect

5. Desktop Publishing & Word Processing Software: MS Word, InDesign & WordPerfect

Word processing software is used to manipulate text and apply a basic design to your pages. More sophisticated design can be accomplished using desktop publishing software. Learn about the functionality of these two types of application software.

Presentation Software & Graphic Suites: Purpose & Examples

6. Presentation Software & Graphic Suites: Purpose & Examples

To make an impact on your audience, you not only need a strong message, you also need strong visuals. Learn how presentation and illustration software helps you make an impact when showing your work.

Tips for Using Effective Handouts in a Presentation

7. Tips for Using Effective Handouts in a Presentation

Audience members expect to be educated, informed or persuaded during a presentation. Handouts aid in the recall of the information presented. There are specific tips for using effective handouts.

Practicing a Presentation: Importance, Techniques & Feedback

8. Practicing a Presentation: Importance, Techniques & Feedback

This lesson will cover the importance and techniques of presentations. You will find out why critical feedback is also necessary to make improvements to the speech.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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