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‘Sell the sizzle, not the steak’: How to engage and captivate EMS audiences

Our hosts share their personal public speaking recommendations, as well as pitfalls to avoid and how to calm your nerves

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This week our cohosts are talking about everyone’s favorite activity: public speaking. While you may not love talking to a crowd, knowing how to effectively deliver a presentation is not just for leaders. Providers at all levels should know how to communicate on a complex topic to a group of people. And who knows more about expounding on complex EMS topics than Chris Cebollero and Kelly Grayson?

The pair highlight their extensive experience as educators and industry speakers and discuss:

  • The key components of effective public speaking
  • How to make presentations more dynamic
  • Why you should be intimately familiar with your material
  • Tips and tricks for new public speakers

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