One of the toughest things to do is to enthuse others with your passion for a complicated topic which is close to your heart – think of how their eyes glaze over as you try to explain your Masters project or PhD thesis.
However, it’s important to get someone’s attention (in a good way) with your enthusiasm, particularly if it’s a potential employer you’re meeting for the first time.
So, if you want a Masterclass in how to do this, with no PowerPoint slides or electronic aids allowed, come along to
- Junk the Jargon – The Grand Final
- When : Thursday 10 February 2011, 3:30 – 5:00pm
- Where : Renold Building, Lecture Theatre C16
Get your tickets here and see how postgrads who’ve all made it through the Faculty heats can really grab your attention and convince you how important their research is.
Of course, if you want to see how not to enthuse your audience, have a look at this understated little gem: