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The Hook

Here's the essential text and links of my talk on how to start a presentation which I have called: 'The Hook'

Types of hooks:
1. Ask a question

2. Give a statistic: or

3. Tell a story: 1st person or 3rd?. True or Not True? Sources: Anecdotes or bookstores, brick/mortar & online. Learn from great storytellers.

4. Show a picture: or or

5. Bring an object: Bring something real in.

6. Show a video: Google, YouTube, et. al. Use DVDs and other collections. Search iTunes ex. National Geographic or NBC Nightly News

7. Play a song, poem or lyric: Again: simple Google search.

8. Give a Quote: or