Coping with the unexpected

Video Clips

It doesn't matter how well prepared you are, there is always the risk of something happening or going wrong that you haven't anticipated. How do you deal with the unexpected? Here are some examples.

Q1 :

What would you do if this happened to you? How could you prepare for it?

  • Clip 1: The speaker wants to show a clip from YouTube, but the sound is not switched on, She doesn't have a lot of language to cover her embarrassment.
  • Clip 2: The speaker's board pen falls apart.
  • Clip 3: She has to go back to the previous stage on her slide.
  • Clip 4: She forgets what she wanted to say.
  • Clip 5: She calls up a website but also gets some unwanted pop-ups onscreen.