Presentation tips

How you share your message is often just as important as what you say. Try these best practices to learn how to become a more effective presenter.

 
 
 
 

How to present on video

Video is one of the most effective ways to communicate with your audience, whether you're talking live on a video conference or sending a recorded update. In this three-part series, Emmy Award-winner Jessica Chen shares presentation tips that'll help you present your message with ease and confidence on video.  

 
 
 
 
Setting up your space
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Setting up your space
What to do before you start recording. Learn how to use your space to make yourself look best on camera.
preparing the content of your video
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Preparing the content of your video
You can use the elements of storytelling to guide your audience through information and help them understand your message.
body language on camera
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Body language
What are you supposed to do with yourself on camera? Learn how your body language can make you look more comfortable on camera.
 
 
 
 

 

Amp up your home studio

Make your videos look and sound more professional by setting up your own studio at home. There's no need for special equipment — simply making a few adjustments can help you feel more confident on camera and produce content that wows your audience.

 
 
 
 
video lighting
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Video lighting
Follow these tips to discover the best lighting for your videos, including positioning and equipment.
video background and backdrop
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Video background and backdrop
Here's how to create a professional background for your video - one that matches your style and helps your audience focus on you.
video audio
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Video audio
Make sure your voice is clear and crisp in your videos by making a few adjustments.
 
 
 
 

 

Presenting with Prezi

When you’re ready to present in front of an audience, check out the presentation tips in our training series to learn about linear vs. conversational presenting, presenting remotely, and helpful tips before you take the stage.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Storytelling with Prezi

Learn how to apply storytelling best practices to make your message resonate with and engage your audience.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
brand storytelling and other types of business storytelling
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Three types of business storytelling: Brand storytelling
Prezi’s first Storyteller-in-Residence, Carmine Gallo, on the power of developing signature brand stories.
customer and employee storytelling
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Three types of business storytelling: Customer and employee storytelling
Prezi’s first Storyteller-in-Residence, Carmine Gallo, on how to effectively leverage employee and customer stories for better business.
personal storytelling
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Three types of business storytelling: Personal storytelling
Prezi’s first Storyteller-in-Residence, Carmine Gallo, on the importance of sharing personal stories as a business tactic.