This is to be expected. High-impact visuals are important. Plan Accordingly.
Getty Images It's that time of year: Everyone is getting ready for school to start. By now, you've probably heard "rehearse, rehearse, rehearse" ad nauseam, but there's a reason for that. Start the moment you have the microphone. Make an impact with your PowerPoint, one slide at a time.
And uncertainty comes from poor preparation. The days of bland, boring graphics and pictures are over. People trust a person, not a faceless business.
You have to be comfortable changing the script to make up time or fill time. Practice Recovering — You will screw up when you rehearse. Preparing for an Ignite presentation requires a different methodology. Talking to a classroom isn't so different from running a team meeting: You're still probably going to use a PowerPoint presentation to convey your message.
Continue with that rehearsal to the end of the presentation.