Speaking about Science: A Manual for Creating Clear Presentations, by Scott Morgan , Barrett Whitener
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- ISBN: 9780521683456 | 0521683459
- Cover: Paperback
- Copyright: 9/4/2006
Speaking about science: A manual for creating clear presentations is essential reading for anyone who presents data at meetings and conferences. Based on the curriculum the authors have developed for their public speaking courses, the book provides the practical tools all speakers need to create clear and compelling presentations for any audience. Proven 7-step process provides an efficient roadmap for preparing talks, Real examples of slides and posters show how to use images effectively, Worksheets for crafting introductions simplify the challenge of adapting material to different groups, Advice on the mechanics of speaking before an audience, combating stage fright, presenting complex data concisely, and fielding questions ensures success behind the podium from conception to execution, Special chapters on job interviews and speaking with the media contain valuable strategies for successfully negotiating these career-defining events. Book jacket.