The Unique System of Nonverbal Skills Used by the Most Effective Leaders in Business Today
Whether you’re presenting an idea, delivering a speech, managing a team, or negotiating a deal, your body language plays a key role in your overall success.
This ingenious step-by-step guide, written by an elite trainer of Fortune 50 CEOs and G8 world leaders, unlocks the secrets of nonverbal communication–using a proven system of universal techniques that can give you the ultimate professional advantage. Learn easily how to:
You’ll discover how to sit, stand, and subtly alter your body language to move with confidence, control conversations, command attention, persuade and influence others, and convey positive energy—without saying a word.
Paperback: 256 pages
Publisher: McGraw-Hill; 1st Edition (March 17, 2010)
Author: Mark Bowden
Category: Business Books, Presentation Books
No matter where you are on the organizational ladder, the odds are high that you’ve delivered a high-stakes presentation to your peers, your boss, your customers, or the general public. Presentation software is one of the few tools that requires professionals to think visually on an almost daily basis. But unlike verbal skills, effective visual expression is not easy, natural, or actively taught in schools or business training programs. slide:ology fills that void.
Written by Nancy Duarte, President and CEO of Duarte Design, the firm that created the presentation for Al Gore’s Oscar-winning film, An Inconvenient Truth, this book is full of practical approaches to visual story development that can be applied by anyone. The book combines conceptual thinking and inspirational design, with insightful case studies from the world’s leading brands. With slide:ology you’ll learn to:
Paperback: 296 pages
Publisher: O’Reilly Media; 1st Edition (August 12, 2008)
Author: Nancy Duarte
Category: Business Books, Presentation Books
Good presentation skills are key to a successful career in academia. This book is the first guide to giving presentations at international conferences specifically written for researchers of all disciplines whose first language is not English.
With easy-to-follow rules and tips, and with examples taken from real presentations, you will learn how to:
Paperback: 180 pages
Publisher: Springer; 1st Edition. edition (August 18, 2010)
Author: Adrian Wallwork
Category: Business Books, Business Writing Books
When it comes to sales presentations, every word counts—but who has the time to craft perfect presentations all the time?
You do—when you have Perfect Phrases for Sales Presentations. This go-to guide is exactly what you need to streamline this critical process. With hundreds of ready-to-use, time-saving phrases for delivering a winning sales presentation, this concise guide provides the ideal language for:
Paperback: 208 pages
Publisher: McGraw-Hill; 1 edition (November 11, 2009)
Author: Linda Eve Diamond
Category: Business Books, Sales Books, Business Writing Books
Virtual Presentations That Work is your virtual tool kit of cutting-edge ideas and proven techniques to get the results you want. Learn to:
Paperback: 288 pages
Publisher: McGraw-Hill; 1 edition (April 28, 2010)
Author: Joel Gendelman
Category: Business Books
Apple CEO Steve Jobs’s wildly popular presentations have set a new global gold standard—and now this step-by-step guide shows you exactly how to use his crowd-pleasing techniques in your own presentations. The Presentation Secrets of Steve Jobs is as close as you’ll ever get to having the master presenter himself speak directly in your ear. Communications expert Carmine Gallo has studied and analyzed the very best of Jobs’s performances, offering point-by-point examples, tried-and-true techniques, and proven presentation secrets that work every time. With this revolutionary approach, you’ll be surprised at how easy it is to sell your ideas, share your enthusiasm, and wow your audience the Steve Jobs way.
Hardcover: 256 pages
Publisher: McGraw-Hill; 1 edition (September 11, 2009)
Author: Carmine Gallo
Interesting data about the 1000 most popular presentations on Slideshare.com this year. If you like PowerPoint or Keynote and want to dig deeper into what makes a presentation so good that people want to share it, check out the most popular presentations of 2010.
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