Presentations can sap your confidence, but preparation, practice, and constructive feedback will help you to become an effective, even a memorable, presenter.
It may seem obvious, but a presentation needs a message. Establish the point of your presentation in your mind, then consider your potential audience. What level of knowledge of your subject will they have? How much explanation of the topic will you need to give? What are they expecting? How can you tailor your talk to the needs and interests of those attending? Will you need to persuade them of the value of your point?
Audience interest must be engaged, or it is lost
Consider whether your presentation will ...