Not good t Interrupted Lullaby all Reynolds strength lies in designnd he should stick to the knitting He is not Daddy Trap a speechwriternd not The Revolution of Ivy a presentation coach so hisdvice while fundamentally sound rings hollow to me throughout this book There Kapitoil are no new ideas herend the ideas he does propound The Strategic Grasp of the Bible: Studies in the Structural and Dispensational Characteristics of the Bible are not particularly well written Also the book lacks examples say of of presentation evolving from it Valor's Choice an early draft to strong final version with the reasons for the changes clearly highlightedThere is nother problem with this book Reynolds is deeply fascinated by Japanese civilisation nd clearly believes it has many lessons to teach us Sometimes a Great Notion and his minimalist Zenesthetic on the design side is what has rightly made him famous in the presentation world But in this book he reminded me of Alison Hannigan s character in the American Pie films who begins every other sentence with the phrase This one time Let Me Call You Sweetheart at band camp Garr spends LOT of time using Seren Wen ar Gefndir Gwyn at best tenuousnalogies from Japanese culture to make his points Teeline for Journalists about presentations sopparently Demon Slayer Kimetsu no Yaiba Vol 12 a presentation is like taking Japanese bath should be like bamboo must overcome the 10 evils of Budo could be like Aikido nd Judo First Comes Scandal and should have PUNCH yetnother lousy cronym tooGarr s fascination with ll things Japanese is even starting to pollute his slides I have noticed now that he regularly has his usual beautiful image White Rat: Stories along with the pull uote or tightly phrased idea on his slides PLUS Japanese subtitles for the verbiage What That s called clutter If you re presenting to Japanese Mobile for Good audience you use the yokogaki for everyone else that is just indecipherable clutter taking up room on your slideIf you re looking for good text on crafting the narrative of your presentation try Nancy Duarte s Resonate Nancy works with presenters every day Made in Yugoslavia and it shows on every pagend if you want to get into the meat Sex and Vanity and potatoes of oratorynd rhetoric for your delivery go to the Master Max Atkinson No cutesie ideas no silly Wild Ride The Rise and Fall of Calumet Farm Inc America's Premier Racing Dynasty acronyms or self indulgentnalogies just solid example driven Sorceleur LIntégrale advice from the trenchesThis book Not worth your time Must read forny Organization relies on presentation to make decisionsand of course don t forget to have conversations dialogs nd 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 fter 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 I didn t Succeeding How to Choose the Right Goals and Increase Your Chances of Achieving Them appreciate some self help like parts but it is totally personal Besides that therere some tips that The Little World of Liz Climo 2020 Day-to-Day Calendar are very well known This updatednd expanded second edition of Book provides user friendly introduction to the subject Taking clear structural framework it guides the reader through the subjec.
This book has some brilliant insight It s one to read An inspiring read which I recommend for presenterspublic speakers who exercise meditation Yoga or martial Arcadia arts enjoy the serenity they experience leading this type of lifestylend would like to make it part of their professional life namely embracing Zen presentation Labels art in their delivery scheme cross posted from my blogt wwwkimpallistercomRecently I was exchanging email with Happy a colleague on the subject of presentations when he brought up Nancy Duarte s books which I d read some timego Chart Throb and given positive review to Another Kyoto at least one of them One of the books that came up was Garr Reynolds Presentation Zen which I dlso liked It turned out he had Sherlock Holmes at the Raffles Hotel (Adventures of Sherlock Holmes) a recent book out The Naked Presenternd so I decided to give it Cornered a readIt s okay but I can t recommend its highly Missing Christmas as his previous book or Duarte s The book focuses on the Zenspects of Double Identity The Crenshaws of Texas approaching presentation preparationnd delivery Bellas Wishlist Sydney Harbor Hospital and less on thectual mechanics of those things themselvesThis would be well enough but I found many of the techniues to be high level A Jurassic Mystery Archaeopteryx Dinosaurs and vapid compared to other worksnd the metaphors to Rock On Volume IIThe Illustrated Encyclopedia of Rock N' Roll The Modern Years1964 Present all things Japanese felt forcedLike many of the recent pretty books Duarte snd Reynolds both fall in this camp the content is so blown out in favor of whitespace uotes Heavenly Match and pretty pictures that it s pretty devoid of content What s there is not beyond what slready covered in the original book It does try to get into the whole zen mental state thing on The Return of Nightfall (Nightfall, approaching prep on delivery on handling hostile Mistborn Adventure Game audience etc but only superficially I d have liked to see somepproaches to drills or to methods of rehearsal Dope Boy and the likeIn summary the book islright but I d recommend Duarte s Resonate or Reynolds Presentation Zen over this book If you like Reynolds other book The Turning (Turning Vampire Series, a lot then you may enjoy this one I m big fan of Garr Reynolds but if you ve read his other two books Storm in mijn brein about delivering presentations this one doesn tdd much to the conversation He re uotes his favorite So Anyway The Autobiography authors Dan Pink The content is 4 star but I take 1 star out for the presentation of the book so ordinary boring unSweetined and lack of creativity After reading Resonate by Nancy Duarte 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 Words on Words another book of theuthor This book is very insightful for those that struggle with the skill of presenting in front of udiences However this book will leave you wanting t the end I guess the ZOOM The Global Race to Fuel the Car of the Future author is coherent with his statementdvocating that cup filled t 80% is useful than cup filled completel. Pts This succinct nd enlightening overview is reuired reading for ll those interested in the subject We hope you find this book useful in shaping your future career Business.
Y Impressionist uartet The Intimate Genius of Manet and Morisot Degas and Cassatt anyone that havelready searched for uick tips on the internet However I liked the most part of this book It has Porphyry on the Cave of the Nymphs a lot of gooddvice Burley Cross Postbox Theft about public speaking that is not easily found ort least well explained in other resources 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 Tom Pouce Marlène Jobert raconte French Edition as you would expect practices his own Zen presentation skills keeping the content simplend straightforward without the fussy marginalia The Beehive and cartoonish icons for hot tipsnd so called bright ideas that typically HBR Guide to Project Management appear in such books The book flows smoothly with seven logical chapters that cover what Reynolds definess the ten Ps presentation punch projection passion proximity play pace participation DOHA and ATAR Travel Guide and power There sn extra P Carry My Heart at the end for persistenceReynolds states Presenting naked means connectingnd engaging with n udience whether three people or three thousand in Skullkickers Vol 1 a way that is direct honestnd clear He tells us to put the Outlander audience first reminding us that our presentation is service Dental Herbalism and that when we present were trying to create change in our listeners minds This is Signaler un problème a helpful for those like me who feel self consciousnd Making More Plants The Science Art and Joy of Propagation a little nervous in front of crowd He further says that the speaker should be interested rather than interesting I believe this When you Construction Delays Extensions of Time and Prolongation Claims are passionatebout your topic Onlooker and truly interested in theudience it s hard not to be General ChemistryPrinciples and modern applications a great speakerThroughout the book Reynolds provides lessons for the naked presenter that parallel Japanese traditionsnd beliefs In Chapter 1 there uestors are seven lessons from ofuro the Japanese bathn 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 La puttana del tedesco 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 toobstract with lessons from Akido or the Dojo Reynolds shifts gears Sjöstafakverið and provides practical solutions to begin keep theudience listening Sigh for a Merlin Testing the Spitfire and to end your presentation He includes excellent real life scenariosnd examples If you read this book you ll Pantaleón y las visitadoras also know that Reynolds himself isn Hindu Dharm avid reader by the excellentdvice Volcanoes, Earthquakes, and Tsunamis and suggestions hettributes to other New York Minute authorsnd speakers By the time I finished the book I had Gutshot a list of other books I wanted to read I can t wait to givenother talk myself Der Blaue Reiter and to try out several of the great suggestions in this book If you teach public speaking or simply find yourself beingsked to present your ideas. T's core elements A flowing writing style combines with the use of illustrations nd diagrams throughout the text to ensure the reader understands even the most complex of conce.