p cubed

A presentation is made of three component parts; the story (p1), the supportive media (p2) and the delivery of these (p3). The value of a presentation is the product of these three factors, the p cubed value.

The three components are discussed in more depth in their individual sections. This section deals with the p cubed value, the product of preparation, design, and delivery.

Some key posts include:

Your presentation is the product of its parts (The FIRST blog post)

The maths of a better presentation

Don’t put the cart before the horse

The p cubed value of a presentation

Shared emotion and vulnerability

sharing emotion and vulnerability

The presentations I have delivered with the most significant impact have been those in which I have shared emotion and vulnerability. Garr Reynolds in his book, “The Naked Presenter” draws the analogy that audiences truly value such a connection but…
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The twelve days of Christmas

The twelve days of Christmas was a useful vehicle to highlight some of the numbers and concepts in presentations that, if utilised, will enable you to deliver the best presentation, ever. The “gifts” were as follows: 1st day of Christmas-…
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On the eleventh day of Christmas…

On the eleventh day of Christmas… …my true love gave to me 11 steps in the structure. On the eleventh day of Christmas, my true love gave to me eleven steps in the structure of a presentation. The best presentation…
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On the ninth day of Christmas…

On the ninth day of Christmas… …my true love gave to me nine ninja tips. On the ninth day of Christmas, my true love gave to me nine ninja tips. I did a little post on these a long time…
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On the eighth day of Christmas…

On the eighth day of Christmas… …my true love gave to me some inspiration. On the eighth day of Christmas, my true love gave me some inspiration. With a clear understanding of the brief (something to do with eight and…
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On the seventh day of Christmas…

On the seventh day of Christmas, my true love gave to me… …seven facts to remember. On the seventh day of Christmas, my true love gave to me seven facts to remember. A seminal paper in psychology by Arthur Miller…
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On the sixth day of Christmas…

On the sixth day of Christmas… …my true love gave to me a six step taxonomy. On the sixth day of Christmas, my true love gave to me a six step taxonomy, Bloom’s taxonomy. The impact of understanding this educational…
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On the fifth day of Christmas…

On the fifth day of Christmas… …my true love gave to me five p’s of presentation. On the fifth day of Christmas, my true love gave to me the five p’s of presentation: planning, preparation, consistency, practise and performance. There…
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On the fourth day of Christmas…

On the fourth day of Christmas… …my true love gave to me four pieces of feedback. On the fourth day of Christmas, my true love gave to me four pieces of feedback. Feedback is essential to develop as a presenter….
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On the third day of Christmas…

On the third day of Christmas… …my true love gave to me three key points. On the third day of Christmas my true love gave to me three key points. Structure in a presentation is essential and three is a…
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