The previous post was all about awareness that you should never write code live. Another interesting mistake now that even quite experienced speakers still do.

Mistake: Not referencing the source of the research you use

Why is this a problem: No credibility. How and why should your audience believe you about the data that you are referring to? You may just… came up with it for the sake of achieving and making your point?

Solution: Always put the source of the research onto your slides or in the Notes section if you are planning to be later on sharing them.

Here, now you are 37 steps closer to becoming a great trainer. ?

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