A presentation that you give with co-presenters can deliver more value than you can deliver alone – or less. The experience of presenting with co-presenters can be exhilarating – or debilitating. Your presentation anxiety can be diminished when you present with co-presenters – or amplified. Which of these it turns out to be depends on how you and your co-presenters prepare and share the platform. This chapter offers suggestions to help you do so successfully.

Co-presenting: a team effort

During a presentation I gave with my colleague, Jackson, he frequently interrupted with comments when it was my turn to present, distracting me and interfering with my flow.

When it was his turn, I kept silent. Afterwards, ...

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