Giving great school presentations

A young boy wearing a school uniform is excited about something he has heard in a school assembly. He is facing his friend beside him.

Excite learners about your business with great presentations

Questions to help prepare a presentation

Before you prepare to give a presentation with a school, here are some key questions to ask yourself:

  • What do learners already know about your industry?
  • What do you want learners to know about your work?
  • What will be meaningful to learners?
  • What are some interesting facts about what you do?
  • How does your work solve problems in the world?
  • What is changing in your industry?
  • What skills do learners need to work in your industry?
  • What tertiary training do learners need to work in your industry?
  • What do you like about what you do?
  • How can you include questions and activities into your presentation?

Spark excitement with Industry Big Day Outs - video

Industry Big Day Outs, run by Careers New Zealand, are a fun way to present your business to learners.

75 Year 10 to Year 13 learners in Whangarei were inspired to explore opportunities in Northland's growing horticulture and agriculture sector at the Careers New Zealand Industry Big Day Out. (Video - 3:12 minutes)


Updated 2 Oct 2019