The Presentation Secrets of Steve Jobs

– How to be Insanely Great in front of any audience
by Carmin Gallo, Columnist, Businessweek.com

ACT1       CREATE THE STORY
Scene 1           Plan in Analog
Scene 2           Answer the one question that matters most
Scene 3           Develop a messianic sense of purpose
Scene 4           Create twitter-like headlines
Scene 5           Draw a road map
Scene 6           Introduce the antagonist
Scene 7           Reveal the conquering hero
Intermission 1                Obey the ten-minute rule

ACT2       DELIVER THE EXPERIENCE
Scene 8           Channel their inner Zen
Scene 9           Dress up your numbers
Scene 10         Use “amazingly zippy” words
Scene 11         Share the stage
Scene 12         Stage your presentation with props
Scene 13         Reveal a “holy shit” moment
Intermission 2                Schiller learns from the best

ACT3       REDEFINE AND REHEARSE
Scene 14         Master stage presence
Scene 15         Make it look effortless
Scene 16         Wear the appropriate costume
Scene 17         Toss the script
Scene 18         Have fun

Encore:  One more thing