How to Harness the Power of the Pause


Nadine Hanafi of We Are Visual Presentation Design and Training created a beautiful “Top Presentation of the Day” on Slideshare called “How To Harness The Power of the Pause.”  Hanafi says, “The most telling sign of an amateur speaker is their inability to pace themselves and speak slowly. If you can learn to get comfortable with silence and pauses, the quality of your delivery will improve instantly. Here are 5 ways to help you use the silent pause effectively” (Source).

Check out Nadine’s fantastic deck below:


How do you use the pause in your presentations?


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