Tip 2 in this series on effective presentation skills tips is to identify the central theme and the key points you will cover in your presentation.
Once you understand what you are trying to achieve you can start to think about the theme and key points you will cover in the presentation. It is critical that you have a central theme that yo can tie all the points you cover too. This step provides a level of consistency and reinforcement for your audience. It allows your audience to better understand the message you are sharing because everything they hear or see on the screen ties back to a single message – constantly reinforcing what you want them to understand!