I’m sitting in the green room at Robin Robin’s “Greatest IT Sales And Marketing Show On Earth.” I’m the emcee and speaking on Friday. We just finished a spectacular opening sequence. There were jugglers, people on stilts, contortionists, a lion’s cage, an opening video that was STUNNING. (Think “high-end” movie trailer.)
The audience was immediately FIRED-UP because the opening grabbed ’em by the throat that caused even the most disinterested spectator, to sit up in rapt attention.
Professional magicians are taught that they must open with an immediate bang. For example, David Copperfield appears sitting on a motorcycle to start his show.
Now, I’m not at all saying you need to create Robinesque or Copperfield-like opening to your presentations. However, you do need an opening that immediately captures your audience’s attention.
I recorded a video on my Facebook page that will give you the structure. Here it is
Exactly what to say at the beginning of your speech or webinar to grab your audience’s attention. Check out my book Sales Stampede for even more info. www.davedeebook.com
Posted by Dave Dee on Tuesday, March 5, 2019
If you’re interested in learning more about this topic, check out my book “Sales Stampede.”
Emcee duties call.
Kick butt, make mucho DEEnero!
Dave “Robin Rocks” Dee