I recently asked a group of delegates to recommend some great presentations to educate and inspire us to deliver even better presentations. Here is a sample of the presentaions suggested. There are some very different styles of presenter but all in my book are highly engaging presenters who I believe have not only mastered the art of communicating to groups but who also demonstrate my number one rule of presenting.
You are the message!
Everyone of these guys has a great set of slides, but note that they have very little actual information on the slide, they use the slides to support their story.
Seth Godin presents to Google
Steve Jobs introduces the iphone
Guy Kawasaki “The art of the start”
Malcolm Gladwell at the TED conference
Hans Rosling on the Myths of the Developing World
Al Gore on averting climate crisis