1. Set the Theme 2. Demonstrate Enthusiasm 3. Provide an Outline 4. Make Numbers Meaningful 5. Try for an Unforgettable Moment 6. Create Visual Slides 7. Give `em a Show 8. Don't Sweat the Small Stuff 9. Sell the Benefit 10. Rehearse, Rehearse, Rehearse
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