Presentation skills. Great presentation skills will advance your career quicker than any other skill. You will be seen as the leader who needs to be listened too.
Take a lesson from Law & Order and start your presentation straight away. There is not need to thank your audience for letting you speak (Most had no choice in the matter!) Just get straight into what you wanted to say and you will haev the audience engaged and listening to you.
Get to your point straight away and your audience will thank you for it.
Australia’s Corproate Speech Coach