Know & Go: The Power of Presenting

Course Description
Course Type: 

Speaking at conferences and other events is an opportunity to share ideas and get your name out among the library field. If you've never presented at a conference before, it can be intimidating to decide what to talk about, what format, and for what conference.

In this session, we will talk about why public speaking is an important skill to to master, different types of common presentation formats, and offer suggestions to help you choose the best format for your topic. In addition, we will talk about tips and strategies to help you become a better presenter.

Learning Objectives: 
  • Explain why public speaking is an important skill to have as a librarian
  • Identify the different types of presentation formats and choose the best format for your topic
  • Integrate strategies to help improve public speaking and presentation skills
Target Audience: 
All librarians interested in presenting at a conference or other setting.
Prerequisites: 

None

Homework Expectations and Completion Requirements: 
  • None
  • This event is open to group registration; no CEUs are available for this event.
Session Duration: 
This course consists of a 1-hour session.
Fees
Amigos Member Fee: 
$0.00
Non-member Fee: 
$35.00
Scheduled Dates