Engaging the audience


Last Published  01 August 2012

This tool will be useful for learners who wish to develop their skills in engaging with the audience so that they pay closer attention to the content and the core messages.

Learners will be able to explore strategies for managing the expectations of different types of audiences and being able to identify the signs that members of the audience are not engaging with the design and delivery of the presentation. Support is also provided on how to deal effectively with questions from audience members.

Tool aims
  • To identify different ways of engaging with the audience
  • To practise strategies that can be used to align the content of the presentation with different contexts
  • To consider approaches to dealing with questions from the audience.