How You Can Own the Room by George Torok
A successful presentation starts with the presenter owning the room. When you know and own the room, you will be a more powerful and confident presenter. That leads to more successful presentations for you.
While strolling in your neighborhood you will feel more comfortable and confident than in a strange town. A sports team usually feels stronger when playing at home. Delivering a presentation is certainly a competitive sport. Why not do it on your home turf?
As a presenter, how do you own the room? "Owning the room" is a feeling that you can generate within yourself by knowing the room. How do you know the room?