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Presenting Yourself Principles of Tips on how to think like a Presenter John Fallon Presentation Skills Consultant The Path to Professionalism

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Post on 11-Aug-2014




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This is one presentation in a series involving presentation skills and professionalism training in the classroom and seminars.


  • Principles of Presenting Yourself Tips on how to think like a Presenter The Path to Professionalism John Consultant Fallon Presentation Skills
  • What does it mean to be a professional?
  • Professional: a person that engages in a pursuit / activity professionally
  • Professionalism reflects the conduct, aims, or qualities that mark a profession or professional person
  • Why be a professional? Whats in it for you?
  • Three reasons to be a professional:
  • Pride improve self confidence and create a support system
  • Respect admiration from others and desired by employers
  • Opportunities get noticed, be in demand and career advancement
  • Establish the rules
  • Teach the core principles
  • Provide reminders and reinforcement
  • 5 Keys to being a true professional
  • Character is who you are and what you stand for
  • Attitude is your mental outlook on the world
  • Excellence is your commitment to the highest quality
  • Competency is your degree of expertise
  • Conduct is how you deal and interact with others
  • To be a professional, you must
  • Make a commitment to being a professional
  • Always do and say what you is the right thing to do or say
  • Look and act professionally
  • Take pride in your work
  • Learn your craft and teach it to others
  • Be accountable and responsible for your actions
  • Do not tolerate mediocrity
  • Do whatever you need to do whenever you need to do it
  • Do something useful to serve others
  • Continually invest in your own professional development and growth
  • Begin your quest on the path to professionalism