Simply put, presentation skill is the process of efficiently, effectively, and elegantly communicating and transmitting your message to your audience.
Your message may be simple or complex.
Presentation skills can vary depending on why you're speaking in the first place and what you're trying to accomplish: you may be attempting to persuade and influence your audience, or you may be trying to inspire and enlighten, or you may be required to impart new skills and abilities, or you may just be there to report facts and data.
Depending on what you're trying to accomplish, you can use various presentation aids such as a flip chart, PowerPoint presentations with a projector or a whiteboard or flip chart. (more…)