• Create BookmarkCreate Bookmark
  • Create Note or TagCreate Note or Tag
  • PrintPrint

Exercises

1: The introduction of your persuasive presentation should introduce your position, appeal for action, and demonstrate why the audience should listen to your presentation. True or False?
  1. True

  2. False

2: You can create concern for your topic by sharing the knowledge and experiences you have that are relevant to the topic. True or False?
  1. True

  2. False

3: Give an example of a method that could be used to capture an audience’s attention.
4: Read the following scene. Nicholas is giving a presentation.

Nicholas: (spirited, connecting with the audience) The process we use to notify each department of changes in a product affects us all. If we could streamline this process, it would make our jobs easier and less time-consuming. Imagine not having to track down the information you need to complete a project. Imagine not being bombarded with questions you cannot answer and information you do not need. We must improve our communication channels for the benefit of us all.

How is Nicholas starting the introduction?




PREVIEW

                                                                          

Not a subscriber?

Start A Free Trial


  
  • Creative Edge
  • Create BookmarkCreate Bookmark
  • Create Note or TagCreate Note or Tag
  • PrintPrint