Test Your Presentation Skills

Do you have what it takes? Take the quiz below to find out.

Presenting or talking in front of others is a common requirement in today’s business. Whether you get up on stage and use a lectern, microphone and slides in front of large audiences on a regular basis, or you need to speak up in a small team meeting or on a conference call, you’re using your presentation skills. So how good are you at the moment? And are you as aware of your improvement areas as you could be? Take this short quiz to measure your current level of presentation skills and discover what you can do next.

Instructions

For each statement, click the circle where you believe you are the best fit. Please answer questions as you actually are (rather than how you think you should be). When you are finished, please click the “Calculate My Total” button at the bottom of the test.

My body language is positive, I look confident and demonstrate ‘gravitas’ when I speak.

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I spend time thinking about who the 'audience' is and what they want to gain from the presentation before writing the content.

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When presenting virtually (e.g. Zoom) I plan how I will invite the audience to participate.

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I visualise the key ideas and concepts to make them simpler and more memorable.

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My voice is clear, varied and at the right volume for virtual and face to face presentations.

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I make it clear to the audience how and when they can ask questions, especially when presenting virtually.

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I feel confident when I present face to face or virtually, no matter what the audience size.

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When presenting virtually or face to face I calmly and comfortably manage any audience questions or objections.

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I spend time practising important presentations out loud.

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I know how to engage the audience and hold their attention in face to face and virtual presentations, and I make every effort to do so.

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I use stories, case studies and examples to bring my presentation to life.

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I talk freely and naturally to the audience (I have an outline of what I will say but not a script).

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