Executive Communication 12 pieces of advice to prep for a presentation It takes guts to get up there, but it’s worth the risk. Follow these tips to calm your nerves, control your body language, and connect with your audience. By Paul SloaneNov. 16, 2017 SHARE Ragan Insider Premium Content You’re not alone. Most people feel anxious about standing in front of an audience. [RELATED: Ragan’s Crisis Leadership Network is your go-to source before, during and post-crisis] Here are some tips to help you prepare for and handle the big occasion: To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.