Whenever I work with business leaders on their presentation skills, inevitably the question comes up: “What do I do with my hands?”
One reason the question has such prominence is that not knowing what to do can make us feel self-conscious. And if you’re at all worried about what the audience is thinking about you or your hands, then you’re not 100% focused on giving a powerful presentation.
Given how important gestures are to the impact of a presentation, it’s frankly surprising that speaking and presentation coaches so rarely describe — in a detailed way — which actual gestures are most effective, i.e., recognizable and support your message. This article aims to bridge this gap…[READ MORE]