Presentation Preparation: 2 Ways to Know Stuff

Michael Gibson
5 min readMay 17, 2021

Presentation Preparation: When it doesn’t happen

Big sigh.

Here we go again.

Another presenter is winging it.

Another panelist is hearing questions for the first time.

Another expert is relying on their experience without thinking through how to communicate that experience with others.

The audience is frustrated because the presenter is not prepared.

Michael Gibson

Michael Gibson is a speaker, trainer, and instructional designer. His book, Big Presentations in Small Rooms, is available at Amazon.