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Video presentation skills workshops – lessons learned

The lessons we learned: This group were generally fairly comfortable already with speaking and videoing themselves. This could be because they were MA students studying entrepreneurship. They all found using the Flip camera fine The biggest improvement was how the … Continue reading

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Video resource for presentation skills in development

We’re making a video as one of the resources for the video presentation skills project. This is the provisional structure: Open with a clip of LCF. Intro of people involved in project: Chitra, me, Pei-Chin, Chris Clip of group activity, … Continue reading

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Workshop 2, part 1 – training on how to do a video elevator pitch

The second workshop in the video presentation skills training follows on from the first workshop, Workshop 1, part 1 – filming one minute video pitches without training. For this element of the video presentation skills training, we collaborated with Student Enterprise … Continue reading

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Workshop 2, part 2 – exercises to practice video presentations

After the elevator pitch training from SEE outlined in the blog post Workshop 2, part 1 – training on how to do a video elevator pitch, we did some exercises to put these skills into practice. Participants got into pairs … Continue reading

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Preparation for the video presentation skills workshops

We did some preparation for the video presentation skills workshops with a group of Fashion Entrepreneurship MA students from LCF, run in conjunction with Chitra Buckley, course leader, DIAL and SEE. In order to prepare, they were given a brief … Continue reading

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Workshop 1, part 2 – watching the video pitches on a big screen

This blog post follows on from Workshop 1, part 1 – filming one minute video pitches without training, where the students practiced recording a one minute pitch using Flip cameras. We then had a group feedback session where participants discussed … Continue reading

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Workshop 1, part 1 – filming one minute video pitches without training

The first stage of the workshop with Fashion Entrepreneurship MA students from LCF took place on Wednesday 25 April at High Holborn, in the lecture theatre. There were 6 participants, all female. My first impression was that this was a … Continue reading

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Lights, camera, action: presentations skills and video

  I’m very pleased to be helping set up an online community for presentation skills as part of the DIAL project. I am an ideal guinea pig for any experimentation. I have been terrified of public speaking for as long … Continue reading

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