Mike Boot, Managing Director, Sections and Practice Advancement and Joe Wurzburger, Health Staff Fellow provide tips and ideas for moderating a session at an SOA meeting.

Direct download: SOA17_30_PD_01_Tips_for_Moderators.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:07am CDT

Courtney Nashan interviews Andrew Webster, ASA from Validate Health, LLC and the intern Nate Pritzl about their experiences with the Society of Actuaries Student Summer Internship Program.

Direct download: Validate_Health_Summer_Internship_Interview.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:36am CDT

It is natural to be a little nervous wondering how your audience will react to your presentation. This podcast reviews different ways to practice your presentation and assess yourself before the actual presentation. 

Direct download: Volunteer_Resource_Center__Practice_and_Assess.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:12pm CDT

Have you attended a session where the presenter is reading from the slides? This podcast gives you tips torefine your presentation delivery. ‘Deliver don’t read your presentation’ and ‘use pauses effectively’ are a couple of techniques that are discussed.

Direct download: Volunteer_Resource_Center__Refine_Your_Delivery.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:10pm CDT

Have you heard the saying “A picture is worth a thousand words”? This adage also applies to presentations. Visuals can be powerful but they can also have a negative impact – too many visuals or busy visuals will be distracting. This podcast provides you tips on how to use visuals effectively to capture the audience’s attention.

Direct download: Volunteer_Resource_Center__Using_Visuals_Effectively.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:08pm CDT

Presenters from novice to experienced feel some level of anxiety before and during a presentation. This podcast gives you tips on how to channel your anxiety into confidence by following four simple rules.

Direct download: Volunteer_Resource_Center__Present_with_Confidence.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:06pm CDT

Direct download: Restructure_podcast_final.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:16am CDT