Sliding Into Excellence: Improving Technical Presentations for Higher Visibility, by Traci Nathans-Kelly

Traci Nathans-Kelly, co-author of the Wiley-IEEE PCS book, Slide Rules: Design, Build, and Archive Presentations in the Engineering and Technical Fields, is giving a live webinar on presentation design, July 28th, 1:00-2:30pm. Sliding Into Excellence: Improving Technical Presentations for Higher Visibility will help you transform your technical … [Read more...]

Using a Storyboard to Plan a Presentation

How do you start a presentation? If you have looked for a strategy to plan an oral presentation, you might want to consider Storyboarding, an important technique for planning described by Melissa Clarkson in this post. This technique for developing the structure and content of a presentation helps take you away from slideware to start, so that you … [Read more...]

IEEE USA Webinar: That Bullet Is Not Magic – Avoid Presentation Mistakes and Create New Best Practices

IEEE USA will be presenting a webinar, led by Dr. Traci Nathans-Kelly, on slide design for presentations, titled "That Bullet Is Not Magic - Avoid Presentation Mistakes and Create New Best Practices " on December 4, 2014, 2:00-3:00pm EDT.  … [Read more...]

IEEE USA Webinar: Difficult Conversations

IEEE USA will be presenting a webinar, led by Dr. Julia Williams, on "Difficult Conversations — Strategies that can help make you a better listener, a better speaker, and a better person!" Date: 30 October 2014, Time: 2:00 - 3:00 PM EDT URL: http://www.ieeeusa.org/careers/webinars/2014/webinar-10-30-14.html Engineers need to take leadership … [Read more...]

IEEE USA Webinar: Poster Presentations with Power

Date: 24 September 2014 Time: 2:00 - 3:00 PM EDT A webinar by Julia Williams, for the IEEE USA Building on her earlier IEEE USA webinar “Presentations with Power,” Dr. Julia Williams, president of the IEEE Professional Communication Society, presents a one hour webinar designed to help you make impactful, memorable poster presentations. … [Read more...]

Webinar: The Power of Presentations: Make Yours Informative, Persuasive, & Memorable

Our current IEEE PCS President, Julia Williams, will be doing a webinar for IEEE-USA, titled "The Power of Presentations: Make Yours Informative, Persuasive, & Memorable," on May 8th, 2:00-3:00pm. designed to help engineers design and deliver effective presentations. Register online or get more information here. … [Read more...]

IEEE Robotics & Automation Society extends an invitation to PCS members

The IEEE Robotics and Automation Society extends an invitation to PCS members to attend a webinar on professional communication, presented by Dr. Julia Williams, president of PCS. Improving Workplace Email Using the STOP Method, Thursday, 30 May 19:00 – 20:00 Past Webinars: The Power of Presentations: Make Yours Informative, Persuasive, … [Read more...]

Podcast: Dealing Proactively with Audience Questions

What’s the best way to handle questions from the audience when presenting? This podcast examines key things you can do to deal proactively with audience questions. [Script Available] … [Read more...]