The point of this assignment is to practice speaking as a professional editor. In this presentation you will report on your client project. Remember that to appear professional one must speak the language of the profession. Among editors such professional appearance entails using the jargon of the field, demonstrating an awareness of the issues relevant to the profession, and offering reasoned arguments for positions on those issues. Your goals are to:
Here is a suggested strategy for preparing and carrying out your presentation:
1. Draw up a presentation outline that includes your points and illustrative examples.
2. Anticipate questions that might challenge your work on the project.
Here are some guidelines for delivery: