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Online Presentation Guide

The Online Presentation Guide offers a series of videos designed to address common concerns, and best practices for your upcoming presentation:

How To Set Up My Room For A Recording provides some general guidelines for setting up your room for your presentation, including lighting, room set-up and other best practices. Produced by Dr. Donna Schiess, Department of Communication
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How To Formulate Purpose Statements For a Speech discusses how to determine your purpose statement for your speech, based on the goals of your presentation. Produced by Dr. Donna Schiess, Department of Communication

How To Cite Sources Verbally explains how to cite sources verbally.  Produced by Dr. Donna Schiess, Department of Communication
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Developing Effective Introductions and Conclusions discusses the elements of effective introductions and conclusions for your presentation, and guides you through the development phase.  Produced by The Department of Communication

Designing Effective Visual Aids describes the parts of an effective visual aid, and provides tips on designing for effectiveness.
Produced by The Department of Communication

How To Utilize Visual Aids During a Presentation describes how best to utilize visual aids during a presentation.
Produced by The Department of Communication

How To Create Transitions provides direction on moving from one segment of a presentation to the next seamlessly .
Produced by The Department of Communication

Note: documents in Portable Document Format (PDF) require Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 or higher to view,
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Note: documents in Excel format (XLS) require Microsoft Viewer,
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Note: documents in Word format (DOC) require Microsoft Viewer,
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Note: documents in Powerpoint format (PPT) require Microsoft Viewer,
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Note: documents in Quicktime Movie format [MOV] require Apple Quicktime,
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 Last Modified 8/19/16