The Naked Presenter Read ✓ 6



10 thoughts on “The Naked Presenter

  1. says:

    cross posted from my blog at wwwkimpallistercomRecently I was exchanging email with a colleague on the subject of

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    This book is fabulous for those who want to become better speakers You can’t help but feel the book has powerful messages just by flipping through its pages Reynolds as you would expect practices his own Zen presentation skills keeping the content simple and straightforward without the fussy marginalia and cartoonish icons for

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    Not good at all Reynolds' strength lies in design and he should stick to the knitting He is not a speechwriter and not a presentation coach so his advice while fundamentally sound rings hollow to me throughout this book There are no new ideas here and the ideas he does propound are not particularly well written Also the book lacks examples say of of a presentation evolving from it an early draft to a strong final versio

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    I'm a big fan of Garr Reynolds but if you've read his other two books about delivering presentations this one doesn't add much to the conversation He re uotes his favorite authors Dan Pink and the Heath Brothers and speak

  5. says:

    If you teach public speaking or simply find yourself being asked to present your ideas this book has some brilliant insight It's one to read

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    Must read for any Organization relies on presentation to make decisionsand of course don't forget to have conversations dialogs and debatesLi

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    The content is 4 star but I take 1 star out for the presentation of the book so ordinary boring and lack of creativity After reading Resonate by Nancy Duarte a book teaches you similar techniues but with much better design I struggled to enjoy this book Another star lost due to too much overlap of content with another book of the author

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    An inspiring read which I recommend for presenterspublic speakers who exercise meditation Yoga or martial arts enjoy the serenity they experience leading this type of lifestyle and would like to make it part of their professional life namely embracing Zen presentation art in their delivery scheme

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    I didn’t appreciate some self help like parts but it is totally personal Besides that there are some “tips” that are very well known by anyone that have already searched for uick tips on the internet However I liked the most part of this book It has a lot of good advice about public speaking that is not easily foun

  10. says:

    This book is very insightful for those that struggle with the skill of presenting in front of audiences However this book will leave you wanting at the end I guess the author is coherent with his statement advocating that a cup filled at 80% is useful than a cup filled completely

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Summary Ó PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ✓ Garr Reynolds

This updated and expanded second edition of Book provides a user friendly introduction to the subject Taking a clear structural framework it guides the reader through the subject's This book is fabulous for those who want to become better speakers You can t help but feel the book has powerful messages just by flipping through its pages Reynolds as you would expect practices his own Zen presentation skills keeping the content simple and straightforward without the fussy marginalia and cartoonish icons for hot tips and so called bright ideas that typically appear in such books The book flows smoothly with seven logical chapters that cover what Reynolds defines as the ten Ps presentation punch projection passion proximity play pace participation and power There s an extra P at the end for persistenceReynolds states Presenting naked means connecting and engaging with an audience whether three people or three thousand in a way that is direct honest and clear He tells us to put the audience first reminding us that our presentation is a service and that when we present we are trying to create change in our listeners minds This is a helpful for those like me who feel self conscious and a little nervous in front of a crowd He further says that the speaker should be interested rather than interesting I believe this When you are passionate about your topic and truly interested in the audience it s hard not to be a great speakerThroughout the book Reynolds provides lessons for the naked presenter that parallel Japanese traditions and beliefs In Chapter 1 there are seven lessons from ofuro the Japanese bath an integral part of Japanese Life For example 1 You must first prepare One washes before the ofuro 2 You must go fully naked In Chapter 3 there are seven lessons from the Japanese Forest that compare good presenting practices to being like bamboo Other chapters continue with this themeJust when you begin to feel the book has become too abstract with lessons from Akido or the Dojo Reynolds shifts gears and provides practical solutions to begin keep the audience listening and to end your presentation He includes excellent real life scenarios and examples If you read this book you ll also know that Reynolds himself is an avid reader by the excellent advice and suggestions he attributes to other authors and speakers By the time I finished the book I had a list of other books I wanted to read I can t wait to give another talk myself and to try out several of the great suggestions in this book

review The Naked Presenter

The Naked Presenter

Core elements A flowing writing style combines with the use of illustrations and diagrams throughout the text to ensure the reader understands even the most complex of concepts This Must read for any Organization relies on presentation to make decisionsand of course don t forget to have conversations dialogs and debatesLiked the metaphors in the book that links Japanese culture to thee ways of doing things Eg hadaka no tsukiai janapnese likes to go to hot spring bath after work There is no cloth no hierarchy no barriers no formalityjust naked truthconversation in the pool I know what to do in next team building

Summary Ó PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ✓ Garr Reynolds

Succinct and enlightening overview is a reuired reading for all those interested in the subject We hope you find The Naked Epubthis book useful in shaping your future career Business I didn t appreciate some self help like parts but it is totally personal Besides that there are some tips that are very well known by anyone that have already searched for uick tips on the internet However I liked the most part of this book It has a lot of good advice about public speaking that is not easily found or at least well explained in other resources