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Chapter 8. Plan to Speak to Listeners on their Terms

Presentation Planning Sheet

  1. Presentation Title/Topic ________________________________

  2. Date ___ Time ___ From to Location _____________________

  3. General presentation goal(s) Inform Persuade Entertain

  4. Specific goal(s) ______________________________________

  5. After the talk, the main point the audience will know is: _________

  6. After the talk, the audience should feel the emotion(s) of: ________

  7. After the talk, the audience will take the following action(s): ______

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My assessment of the readers is: So my strategies are:
8. The listeners will consist of the following people: 8. ____________________

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9. The number of people in the audience will be: 9. ____________________

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10. The listeners need or want the information because: 10. ___________________

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11. The listeners have the following general needs or concerns: 11. ___________________

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12. In general, the listeners’ knowledge of the topic and technical terms is High Low Mixed Unknown 12. ___________________

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13. The listeners’ willingness to accept my ideas is High Low Mixed Unknown 13. ___________________

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14. One thing I know about them (or their everyday activities) that may help me identify with them is: 14. ___________________

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15. The audience’s opinion of me as a speaker is High Low Mixed Unknown 15. ___________________

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16. One thing about me that may affect the audience is: ______________ _______________________ 16. ___________________

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17. An example of a style, approach, or supporting argument that will not appeal to this audience is: _______________ ___________________________ 17. ___________________

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18. An example of a style, approach, or supporting argument that will appeal to this audience is: _______________ _______________________ 18. ___________________

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19. The principal decision maker who will be in the audience is: ____________ _______________________ 19. ___________________

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  • The decision maker is concerned about: ________________ ______________________ ______________________
  • The decision maker wants to know: _________________ ______________________ ______________________
20. I want to accept questions

Anytime After sections

At the end
20. ___________________

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Miscellaneous notes:

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