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The little guide to giving poster presentations : simple steps to success / John Bond.

Bond, John, 1960- (author.).

"The Little Guide to Giving a Poster Presentation: Simple Steps to Success is a practical step-by-step guide for the novice or uncertain author on giving a poster presentation"-- Provided by publisher.
"Poster presentations are usually the first steps in a budding academic and research career. Many potential presenters, however, feel lost in this process, as there are few courses that teach you how to proceed. The Little Guide to Giving a Poster Presentation: Simple Steps to Success shows the reader how to take their ideas or work and present it to their peers and community in poster format. The Little Guide answers all the beginner's questions in a direct and useful fashion."--Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9781475870152
  • ISBN: 1475870159
  • Physical Description: xviii, 132 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, an imprint of the Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group, Inc., [2023]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Part 1: Getting started -- Ch.1 What is a poster presentation? -- Ch.2 Why give a poster presentation? -- Ch.3 Defining your topic -- Ch.4 Writing your title and abstract -- Ch.5 Who is your target audience -- Part 2: Securing poster presentation opportunities -- Ch.6 Finding venues to present -- Ch.7 Finding funding for your presentation -- Ch.8 Creating and submitting your poster presentation proposal -- Ch.9 Giving your idea the best pitch -- Part 3: Creating your message -- Ch.10 Developing a plan and a timeline -- Ch. 11 Understanding the parts of a poster -- Ch.12 Creating a content outline -- Ch.13 Writing your first draft -- Ch.14 Deciding on what information to express visually -- Ch.15 Keeping track of your sources and references -- Ch.16 Editing your draft -- Ch.17 Following a style manual -- Ch.18 Getting feedback from colleagues and reviewers -- Part 4: Creating the poster -- Ch.19 Getting started -- Ch.20 Understanding text sizes, layout, and more -- Ch.21 Using whitespace and color -- Ch.22 Creating eye-catching visuals -- Ch.23 Your final draft and final review -- Ch.24 Submitting and printing your poster -- Part 5: Presenting your poster and beyond -- Ch.25 Giving a poster presentation -- Ch.26 Handouts, networking, and follow-ups -- Ch.27 Promoting your work -- Ch.28 Growing your poster into an article and beyond.
Subject: Poster presentations.
Visual communication.
Communication in learning and scholarship.
Teaching > Aids and devices.
Academic writing.
Posters as Topic
Scholarly Communication
Educational Technology
Teaching Materials
Audiovisual Aids
Genre: Poster

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