I’m a big fan of audience interaction during a panel discussion, so you would think I would be a big proponent of having a Q&A session all the time.
There ARE times, when I do NOT recommend engaging in a Q&A session during a panel discussion:
When you have all three conditions running at the same time, I would seriously consider NOT having Q&A during your panel discussion!
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Kristin Arnold, professional panel moderator and high-stakes meeting facilitator, shares her best practices for interactive, interesting, and engaging panel presentations. For more resources like this, or to have Kristin moderate your next panel visit the Powerful Panels official website.