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BUSINESS SKILLS

CLEAR INTENTIONS

Patrick Forsyth

The idea

Be very clear about what you are going to do. This demands some broad thinking about intentions. Do you want your presentation to:

   Inform

   Explain or instruct

   Motivate

   Persuade

   Prompt debate

   Demonstrate

   Build on past messages or dialogue with members of the audience?

In practice

   The intentions on such a list (and ...

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