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Your speech planning can begin on a blank sheet of paper, or a blank Word document, or any other tool that allows you to begin the planning process without filling in default bullet lists. Moving your planning process out of visual aid software will be helpful to improving your public speaking.
When it comes to engineering presentations in your career, always be prepared. I’ve had the honor of speaking to thousands of engineers across the world over the years, which has helped me to understand why public speaking is so important to any professional.