4 Powerful Presentation Lessons from Apple

With the upcoming Apple announcement only a day away, the business world is buzzing in anticipation. What will Tim Cook unveil next—and how will it impact our lives? Whether tomorrow’s announcements harken a new iPhone or a wearable device, we can be certain of one thing: the presentations will be of the highest caliber. Over […]

How To Give The Perfect Presentation

‘Presentation’ can be the most dreaded possible word you could hear in relation to work or a job interview. We all know that public speaking can be a daunting and nerve-wracking experience, and while it’s all well and good to say ‘practice makes perfect’, if you’re too nervous to get up and practice – yes, […]

Taking notes on how to Boost your Business @ SouthsideB2B

The visitors and members alike were certainly absorbed in the what Jason McChesney had to tell them about how they can set their goals and achieve them during 2013. The attendees were scribbling frantically to take as many notes as possible to gain as much as possible from a man who has been there and […]

Angela Connolly’s Members presentation

Southside Business Network is a business and professional networking group that offers members and visitors the opportunity to share ideas, contacts, support with a view to helping each other build their respective businesses. Last Wednesday evening Angela Connolly of Conbu Interior Design give the group a very knowlwdgeable and well prepared ten minute presentation about […]

Making Positive Connections at SouthsideB2B

Southside B2B Business Network hold their visitors open night twice yearly and has proved to be a GREAT foundation for building relationships and business networking in general. Last nights visitors night was no exception. The business network group is now in it’s eleventh year and last nights event, as usual, held in their home venue […]

Another successful Meeting at SouthsideB2B Business Network

Last night visitors and members were treated to a very nice presentation by our Painter & Decorator member Brian Roche. Brian told us how he started out in the business showed up some great slides of very prestigious work he has done over the past few years as a professional Painter & Decorator. He’s worked […]

Mistakes to avoid when pitching to an investor.

1. Poorly structured pitch   No thought about what makes a strong pitch – people seem to think that just because they understand and believe in the business idea, everyone else will also – it doesn’t work like that. You need to really understand what makes a strong pitch – do your homework!   2. […]

4 steps to effective presentations

Step 1: Determine Your Style The style of your presentation or speech should match several things, most importantly, your personality and your topic. The style of your speech comes across in your speaking manner, in your tone of voice, your body language and much more. For instance, you would not use the same style to […]

Getting the most from Your Elevator Pitch

Introduce Your Product – A well-polished, well-rehearsed and informative elevator speech might just be the best way to introduce your product. If you meet someone for the first time and they want to know what product you sell, this is the time to burst forth with a tremendous elevator pitch and wow them. In situations […]