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Power of Communication Learn by doing Challange 1 Just a Minute (For New Admission 2021-22)

November 25, 2021

Student Notice
(B.Tech. First Year)
Power of Communication
Learn by doing

#Challenge: 1


The activity ‘Just a minute or JAM’ is an impromptu speech where the speaker is supposed to express the idea (s) on the given topic, within the duration of a minute. It is quite common to see a speaker experiencing nervousness when asked to speak instantly. Effective impromptu speaking is a skill that can be learnt through practice and training.

Elements of JAM

1. Analyze, assimilate ideas

2. Analyze audience needs

3.Use proverbs , jokes and anecdotes to retain the audience’s interest

4.Quote examples from their self experiences.

The important rules to be followed are;

1. No deviation

2. No repetition

3. No hesitation


Be ready to speak in an any given situation

Be brief and to the point

Be cautious of time Follow

a sequential order


Jumble ideas

Drag the point

Go on and on

Give too many pauses

Shy away from expressing your ideas

Post a one minute video of your JAM performance on any one of the following topics on the following mail i.d……………………..We will scrutinize your effort and get back to you with our constructive feedback and insights in our online Communication Skills/ Professional Development Training/Grooming program as promised. So just dive right in, we have all your needs and concerns covered.

1. The event you remember the most.

2. Your favorite book.

3. Social Media

4. Time Management

5. Artificial Intelligence

6. Women Empowerment

7. Corruption

8. The best season of the year

9. The best character in a movie you have watched

10. If you had the power what would you change?