SAIL THROUGH YOUR PANEL EVENT
You are invited to a panel event because you are deemed to be an expert within your profession and have a sought-after opinion or compelling story. Now, you need to get ready for it. To succeed and come across as highly credible, winging it is not really an option; especially if you are being paid, are an ambassador for your firm or are hoping to secure further work or sales as a result.
It can be quite daunting facing a sea of people who are concentrating all their attention on you. Not only that, but you will be participating with another 3 or 4 speakers who may or may not have the same opinion as you. How you perform is crucial, you want to finish with your audience wanting to know more about the professional, credible and articulate speaker they have just encountered.
How do you stand out from the rest? Below are a few tips to get you going: –