Get the ins and outs of professional business presentations with Tom Antion’s book:

  • Over 1000 advanced speaking tips and techniques
  • Pre-program Questionnaire . . . Adapt it or use it as is.
  • Comprehensive International Section . . . Don’t panic when you face a foreign audience.
  • Heirloom Handouts  . . . They’ll keep them forever when you use these tips.
  • The Lastest, Greatest Seating Methods . . . Easy to use diagrams.
  • Professional Level Introductions . . . Advanced Template. You fill in the blanks.
  • Wake ’em Up Openings . . . 4 types of formula openings so you’ll always have a variety.
  • Instantly Usable Speaker Material . . . .Some lines just never get old.
  • Attention Gaining Devices . . . Make insomniacs out of the audience members when you use these 11 simple techniques.
  • Speaking Formulas . . . Why beat your head against the wall to develop material. Just fill in the blanks.
  • Hard Hitting Closings . . . When you deliver these, they’ll know you were there.
  • Material Selection . . . Learn how to make appropriate choices to suit any audience.
  • Tons of Professional Level Delivery Tips . . . More than any other presentation skills book anywhere.
  • 51 Stage Fright Strategies . . . Simply pick the mix that calms you down.
  • Timing . . . Learn the secrets of knowing when to pause.
  • Humor Placement . . . Where does it go? When should I use humor? You won’t have to wonder anymore.
  • 5 Genius Techniques . . . Move over Einstein. You’ve got the theory of relativity, but I’ve got the microphone.
  • Bombproofing . . . You’ll never deliver a dud after your learn these tricks.
  • Saver Lines . . . Learn what to say to turn a turkey into a swan.
  • 100 Pre-planned ad-libs . . . You’ll look like a quick wit when you use these lines.
  • Stage Movement . . . Where’s the power on stage. This section tells you.
  • Clothing Tips . . . Patterns, solids, pockets, ties, jewelry . . . a potpourri of handy info.
  • 6 Involvement Techniques . . . Audiences demand it . . . now you have lots of ways to deliver it.
  • Emotional Language . . . Learn how to pick your words to push their buttons.
  • Practice Techniques . . . Fantastic tricks that make you look smooooooooth . . . and they take no time at all.
  • 34 Ways to Be Funny . . . and only 1 is has anything to do with joketelling.
  • Storytelling . . . You will really learn how to paint pictures in the audiences member’s minds  . . . 27 dos and don’ts tell you how.
  • Sources and Organization of Material . . . Find your stuff fast with these handy tips.
  • Audio Visual Equipment . . . How to get the most out of the old standbys.
  • Visual Design including the psychology of color . . . Kodak helped me on this chapter.
  • Completely indexed . . . . Find what you want FAST!

Appendix: This section by itself has more information than is included in many other presentation books.

  • Action Plan
  • Speaker Resources
  • Room Setup Checklists
  • Tips for Television & Videotape and Videoconferencing
  • Banquet / Luncheon Tips
  • Speaking Glossary
  • Giant Bibliography

Wake ’em Up! Has 19 Chapters In All  and Includes 3 Bonus Chapters

  • 1. Technical & Financial Presentations
  • 2. Sales Presentations
  • 3. Tips for Women Presenters by 12 of the Top Female speakers in the USA

 

Wake ’em Up Business Presentations book is available HERE.