Top tips for successful presentations

Multiple-choice questions: In order to be awarded CPD units you must answer the following five random questions correctly. If you fail the test, please re-read the article before attempting the questions again

  1. What should you always do before a presentation?

  2. Which of the following could you do if there is a technical problem?

  3. What should you always have prepared before you present using technology?

  4. What should you do if the audience stays silent during the Q&A session?

  5. What should you do if someone in the room asks a disruptive question?

  6. Why should you always deal carefully with disruptive questioners?

  7. How can you keep control of the message in a meeting where you are giving a presentation?

  8. How should you deal with people who insist on using their smartphones during your presentation?

  9. How can you deal with frequent interrupters?

  10. What might you do to keep yourself calm before a presentation?