- ISBN 9780070120105 / 0070120102
- Title Great Session Openers, Closers, and Energizers: Quick Activities for Warming Up Your Audience and Ending on a High Note
- Author Marlene Caroselli
- Category Business Communication & Presentation
- Format Paperback
- Year 1998
- Pages 288
- Publisher McGraw-Hill
- Imprint McGraw-Hill Professional
- Edition 1st
- Language English
- Dimensions 217mm x 19mm x 279mm
Start Your Session Off With A Bang, And Finish With A Crowd-Pleaser Sure to energize Your Audience! For every speaker or trainer who has ever faced a roomful of restless—or reluctant—learners, this book is a lifesaver! It's a fun-filled collection of can't—miss acitivities containing the openers, closers, and energizers you need to kick off each session with a bang, quickly focus an audience's wandering attention, and end each session on a high note. no matter what kind of training is involved, these activities will enable you to: Warm up to the group so that everyone feels ready and eager to learn; sinish the session with a bang, so trainees feel good about what they have learned; Make learning memorable; Make training entertaining; Reinforce the key points in your presentation; Spark active involvement from all participants. Best of all, you'll save hours of preparation time with these ready-made, easy-to-use activities, including role plays, small-group exercices, team tasks, quizzes, and much more.
Here's everything a speaker or trainer needs to keep the audience awake, alert, and involved. This fun-filled collection of can't-miss activities contains the openers, closers, and energizers you can use to kick off each session with a bang, bring the audience back quickly should its attention wander, and end each session on a high note. Save hours of preparation time with these ready-made, easy-to-use activities that enable you to reinforce the key points in your presentation, spark active involvement from all the participants, and create an environment in which real listening can take place.
Dr. Marlene Caroselli is a professional trainer and the bestselling author of several dozen books on training and development topics. She has a doctorate from the University of Rochester.