Presenting Virtually

Presenting Virtually

Communicate and Connect With Online Audiences

Patti Sanchez


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Communicating to audiences remotely is an essential skill because the future of work is largely happening online. You’ve got to become a pro at virtual presenting so you can connect with others at a distance.

This practical guide lays out a step-by-step process for planning, crafting, and delivering virtual presentations that will hold your audiences’ attention and move them to embrace your ideas. Whether you have to give online presentations every day or every once in a while, this book will help you:

  • Master the skill of presenting remotely so you can reach and influence audiences in any location or time zone
  • Communicate ideas to remote audiences with greater clarity, creativity, and impact so your ideas are noticed, understood, and remembered, even when you’re not presenting in person
  • Strengthen your personal brand and reputation by showing up with a professional and memorable presence anytime you’re presenting remotely
  • Build better rapport with remote colleagues, customers, partners and other audiences through effective and engaging online interactions
  • Open doors to new job opportunities that rely on excellent remote communication skills

You’ll learn proven techniques that are used by the experts at Duarte, Inc., who have crafted some of the world’s best presentations for beloved brands, thought leaders, and causes. You’ll find tips you can use right away to make you and your ideas shine online.


Patti Sanchez:
Patti Sanchez, Chief Strategy Officer for Duarte, Inc., has over 25 years of experience as a communicator. She has led transformative communications initiatives for brands including Cisco, Ericsson, Hewlett-Packard, LexisNexis, Nike, Symantec, VMware, and Compassion International, and has taught hundreds of leaders to become more empathetic and effective communicators. Patti has delivered highly-rated presentations at ExactTarget Connections, Presentation Summit, Leadership Communication Days, and the IABC World Conference. Her work has been honored by IABC, BMA, and Vital Speeches of the Day and her writing has been featured in Harvard Business Review. She is the co-author of Illuminate: Ignite Change Through Speeches, Stories, Ceremonies, and Symbols with Nancy Duarte, and the author of Presenting Virtually: Communicate and Connect with Online Audiences. She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.