EP 05 - Presentation Prep: What to Consider Before You Write Your Talk


Here’s the scenario: You landed an awesome speaking engagement and you’re excited to rock the stage (as you should be). This is the perfect opportunity for you to showcase your business and you want to make the most of the event. However, you find the excitement quickly transforms into panic as you tell yourself, “I have no idea where to begin?!" You may not know how to start preparing, but you do know your goals for this speaking engagement. Are you ready to bridge the gap between your goals and achieving them? No problem--I’m here to help as you prepare for your big presentation! Tune is as we start to scratch the surface on how to overcome this obstacle.

Episode takeaways you don’t want to miss:

  • If you want to reach your speaking goals, you’re going to have to put in the leg work.

  • Your audience may not see what happens behind the scenes for preparation, but they will surely notice if you don’t.

  • Proper preparation is essential to a successful presentation. It will ensure that you are sharing content that is relevant to your audience, ease your nerves so you share confidently, and streamline the speech writing process, which saves you valuable time.

  • Jessica’s 3 tips for preparing to write your presentation (tune in).

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