If you want create more impact for your audiences, then you have to allow them to become part of your presentation. But the truth is asking the audience to participate is not easy, and it is risky. They may not respond, or they may respond in a way that you didn’t expect that throws you completely off your game.
Despite the risks and the difficulties, it is always worth it to invite your audience to engage with you and the content you’re sharing.
Why You Need to Engage Your Audience
The reality is that sitting in an audience listening to a speech is a passive activity. The mind wanders, sometimes stimulated by the ideas the speaker shares, and sometimes by things competing for attention that block the message out.
That’s why finding ways for the audience to engage with you and your message is [Read more…]