Better Presentations through Practice

Like most developers, I don't get a lot of experience giving presentations. The golden rule is: practice, practice, and more practice. Then incorporate the feedback from those practice sessions into your presentation. Of course, it helps to perform practice sessions in front of people who have seen a lot of presentations, as we did yesterday with Connie Marthinsen and Rob Zelt in preparation for the Raleigh Code Camp.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original blog entry at:

Good luck on your presentation on exception handling. Just realizing you need to be prepared, etc. shows your taking your audience into consideration and you’re on your way to being a great presenter.

Great tips on handling questions from the audience: