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Electronic and Non-electronic communication withyoung , old and deaf audience

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´╗┐NON-ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION FOR YOUNGER AUDIENCE ENGAGING Communicating to a younger audience needs to be engaging because these types of audience normally have a short attention span as a result they tend to lose interest rapidly. So a presenter needs to tailor to their needs by having an exciting and active presentation to keep the audience attention which will successfully get the message across. HUMOUR Using humor when communicating to this audience is effective as it helps to ensure that the audience is interacting with the presenter by making sure the audience is listening, therefore assisting the presenter to inform or teach the audience. USE OF SLANG The use of slang to approach this audience would be the appropriate level to use as it provokes them to listen and to be interested since they can identify with the language. It also stops the presentation from coming across as boring. INTERACTIVE Being interactive with this audience helps to make sure they fully understand the information presented to them and encourages them from seeking clarification if needed. It also helps to keep the audience entertained. EYE CONTACT Keeping eye contact with a younger audience enhances communication as it provides the reassurance that the presentation is solely targeted at them. ...read more.


It also serves as a way to keep strong signal attractions and attention with the audience. FORMAL Presentations should be formal to an older audience as it is a sign of respect which adults expect. TECHNICAL Using technical language helps the communicating with older audiences because they will be more able to understand the content of presentation and its message. PROFESSIONAL Being professional such as through body posture for an older audience will help them value therefore make decisions about what the presenter proposes. NON-ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION FOR DEAF AUDIENCE HAIR Aspects of a presenter such as hair when communicating to a deaf audience should be tied back to avoid the possibility of distraction to individuals during the presentation. CLOTHES Clothes also serves as a distraction to younger audiences as wearing inappropriate clothing such as bright coloured would remove concentration from the audience lip reading to get the information being provided to them. COLOURS A Presenter for a deaf audience should not wear eye catching clothes as it stops concentration and understanding of the message being provided as focus is instead on clothes worn by the presenter. EARRINGS Earrings should not be worn by presenters as it takes away attention from the message being brought forward, ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION THROUGH EMAILS Emails are commonly used both generally and in business settings as it is a fast way to communicate. ...read more.


Spelling, Grammar, Short paragraphs etc. The content of an email sent towards this audience serves as a physical first impression because not applying right grammar or spelling in an email will discourage readers from reading the whole email or understanding the information provided. Short paragraphs should also be used to construct the information to prevent attention being lost from readers in the audience when reading the email. CONTACT DETAILS: telephone number, email, name Providing details as such allows the possibility and an opportunity for a reply to the message from the audience. ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION FOR DEAF AUDIENCE FORMAL It is important to address this audience in a formal way such as Sir/Madame to show that they are also respected regardless of their disability. PRESENTATION OF THE EMAIL i.e. colour, short paragraphs , long email Presentation of the email should lack any colour that might cause distractions and choose black instead to construct the email. It should also use short paragraphs helps to keep the attention. The message should also be short and simply to understand by the audience (long emails tend to be boring) to get the information across as soon as possible because people normally post pone emails that are long to be read later. CONTACT DETAILS : telephone number, email, name This helps the audience to easily contact the presenter with any queries or difficulties that might occur from the information provided. ...read more.

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