- Will I be able to move around the room while I speak? Is there a remote and a portable microphone so I can control my technology if I move away from the front? What's my range of motion with them--how far from the base technology can I get before sound fails or the remote stops working? (That last question's important for speaker-phone-aided conference calls, too.)
Tuesday, November 17, 2009
Emily Culbertson posed this question some time ago: What should you know about the room in which you're speaking? The room--especially its technology--is one of the six sets of questions in my checklist to prepare the whole speaker. But here's a longer list of factors to consider when you're finding out about the room where you'll be speaking.