Sharpen Your Presentation Skills

19 May

The late Steve Jobs left a huge legacy. One of the best skill sets that we can improve upon based on Jobs’ approach is the art of the presentation. His commencement speech at Stanford is considered to be an inspirational classic.

During the period before his illnesses, Jobs was renowned for his abilities as a presenter and his laser-like focus on specific competitive advantages each time a new product was introduced. In the video clip shown below, we learn more from Steve Jobs about what makes a great business presentation.

Many human resource managers say that public speaking is becoming a lost art. But especially in this era of social media, those who possess superior speaking skills will be in greater demand than ever.

What lessons can YOU learn and apply from this video?

One Response to “Sharpen Your Presentation Skills”

  1. Doris Liebman Appelbaum May 22, 2012 at 6:03 pm #

    I am a Hofstra grad with two degrees. For the past 37 years, I have operated a professional resume writing and career coaching business: Appelbaum’s Resume Professionals, Inc. The information in the article is “right on.” So many young people rely on social media and are at a loss in “real life” social situations (networking).

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