Is Consistency needed in Pathways titles?

Grammarians/Writers: Is there value in using consistent verb or noun choice in a list of options – Looking at #Pathways #PathwaysMK electives list in level 3, for example:

which list is better?
1. Pathways Now list:
-Deliver Social Speeches
-Focus on the Positive
-Using Presentation Software
-Inspire Your Audience
-Connect with Storytelling
-Prepare for an Interview
-Creating Effective Visual Aids
-Understanding Vocal Variety
-Using Descriptive Language
-Effective Body Language
-Connect with Your Audience
-Active Listening
-Make Connections Through Networking

OR
2. List revised to use Active verbs
– Deliver Social Speeches
– Focus on the Positive
– Use Presentation Software
– Inspire Your Audience
– Connect with Storytelling
– Prepare for an Interview
– Create Effective Visual Aids
– Understand Vocal Variety
– Use Descriptive Language •
– Use Effective Body Language
– Connect with Your Audience
– Use/Learn Active Listening
– Make Connections Through Networking

OR
3. List revised to use present participle consistently
-Delivering Social Speeches
-Focusing on the Positive
-Using Presentation Software
-Inspiring Your Audience
-Connecting with Storytelling
-Preparing for an Interview
-Creating Effective Visual Aids
-Understanding Vocal Variety
-Using Descriptive Language
-Using Effective Body Language
-Connecting with Your Audience
-Using / Learning Active Listening
-Making Connections Through Networking

4. Who cares about consistency in such a list?

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