Breaking Language Barriers
Melissa Marshall Keynotes - The Melissa Marshall keynotes teach an audience how to make complicated subjects simple by breaking...
She believes that in order to change the world, everyone must be able to understand science. In order to do that, these people must have great communication skills. In this keynote, Marshall gives different tips on how scientists can become great communicators.
Marshall says that scientist and engineers should be telling us why their studies are relevant to the general public. They need to describe what it is they do and avoid jargon that a normal audience won't understand. Scientists need to make their ideas accessible, not oversimplified, but easier to understand. Examples, stories and analogies are a great way to do this.
These are just a few great examples of how to be a better and clearer communicator.