Public Speaking: Making Complicated Subjects Easy to Understand

Posted by Jenise Fryatt on Sun, Sep 02, 2012 @ 10:54 PM

The following is a guest blog article by Lindsey Harper Mac. If you are interested in guest blogging for Sound n' Sight, please read my guest blogging guidelines. And if you have any thoughts, please comment. Bob and I both would love to hear what you have to say! 

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Tags: speakers, event planners, Public speaking, meeting planners, presentations

More Tips for Better Presentations

Posted by Jenise Fryatt on Mon, Apr 02, 2012 @ 04:13 PM

The following is a guest blog article by Lindsey Harper Mac. If you are interested in guest blogging for Sound n' Sight, please read my guest blogging guidelines . And if you have any thoughts, please comment below. Lindsey and I both would love to hear what you have to say!

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Tags: interactive meeting, power point, Public speaking, meetings, meeting planners, presentations

5 Tips for Speaker Introductions that Rock the House

Posted by Jenise Fryatt on Thu, Mar 29, 2012 @ 10:46 PM

 

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Tags: conferences, event planners, Public speaking, events, presentations, presenters

Bl!nk Presentations Give Colleagues a Chance to Share Stories

Posted by Jenise Fryatt on Tue, Mar 06, 2012 @ 08:57 PM

What happens when two event professionals get to talking in an airport as they're waiting to go home from a conference? In the case of Judy Kucharuk of Footprint Management Sytstems and Elizabeth Henderson of Meeting Change, a whole new presentation format! 

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Tags: speakers, #eventprofs, presentations, events industry, presenters, sustainable meetings

5 Audio Visual Musts to Check BEFORE Your Presentation

Posted by Jenise Fryatt on Tue, Dec 27, 2011 @ 10:54 AM
The following is a guest blog article by Kenji Crosland of eVenues.com. If you are interested in guest blogging for Sound n' Sight, please read my guest blogging guidelines. And if you have any thoughts, please comment. Kenji and I both would love to hear what you have to say!

Most people who attend meetings have no idea about the preparation it takes to create a successful presentation. This is a good sign. When a group meets, absorbs information easily and comfortably leaves the meeting understanding its content, the presenter has done their job well.

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Tags: conferences, event planners, power point, audio, audio visual, projection, presentations, microphone, screens

9 Tips for Creating More Engaging Events

Posted by Jenise Fryatt on Thu, Jul 07, 2011 @ 10:44 AM

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Tags: conferences, interactive meeting, events, meetings, #eventprofs, meeting planners, presentations, presenters

14 Ways Speakers Can Use Social Media to Connect With Their Audience

Posted by Jenise Fryatt on Tue, Mar 15, 2011 @ 02:30 PM
Social media has given presenters amazing tools with which to market ourselves. But to use these tools properly, it's important to encourage dialogue and stay away from broadcasting our message.

In fact, I'm not even sure I like the term "marketing" in this instance. I prefer "connecting" because it's more indicative of the kind of activity that really benefits presenters and audiences alike.

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Tags: Twitter, social media, meetings, #EIR, presentations, Social media marketing, presenters

Jenise Fryatt's Top 5 Links Feb 20-26, 2011

Posted by Jenise Fryatt on Mon, Feb 28, 2011 @ 03:27 PM

Yuck! A dark side of going green at events

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Tags: Facebook, conferences, speakers, social media, presentations, Social media marketing, sustainable meetings

Join me and many more of your friends at The Special Event

Posted by Jenise Fryatt on Mon, Jan 24, 2011 @ 06:23 PM

This week I will be joining many of my events industry friends in attending and presenting at The Special Event in Phoenix, the largest tradeshow and conference in the world for event professionals. 

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Tags: tradeshows, #eventprofs, meeting planners, presentations, events industry, event marketing, presenters

Event planners, are you ready to "Risk It"?

Posted by Jenise Fryatt on Wed, Jan 19, 2011 @ 08:42 PM

Paul Cook may be best known to social media savvy events pros as the guy behind the event planner resource, Planet Planit. But Paul got started in the industry, as an insurance provider.  His company, Clarity Event Insurance is known among his clients for making a complicated subject understandable.

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Tags: event production, Business, events, meeting planners, presentations, events industry