Presentation Skills - Present Like a Pro

Presentation Skills - Present Like a Pro

950.00

Delivery Method: In-Person | Duration: 6 Hours

Overview

Your two days will be spent in a group setting with a facilitator, learning and practicing fundamental and advanced presentation skills. Included in the workshop are instructor-led exercises, group activities, and an extensive feedback process; all of these are designed to increase your comfort and competency when speaking in public.

Learn How To:

  • Structure a Presentation for Maximum Clarity and Impact

  • Prepare and Deliver a Captivating Presentation

  • Use Strategies of Persuasion to Increase Buy-In for Your Ideas

  • Develop an Action Plan to Minimize Feelings of Anxiety

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Course ID: B2203

Duration: 2 Days (9:00 am- 4:00 pm PST)

Location: In-Person, San Francisco | Click here to schedule private course.

Overview

Your two days will be spent in a group setting with a facilitator, learning and practicing fundamental and advanced presentation skills. Included in the workshop are instructor-led exercises, group activities, and an extensive feedback process; all of these are designed to increase your comfort and competency when speaking in public.

Learn How To:

  • Structure a Presentation for Maximum Clarity and Impact

  • Prepare and Deliver a Captivating Presentation

  • Use Strategies of Persuasion to Increase Buy-In for Your Ideas

  • Develop an Action Plan to Minimize Feelings of Anxiety

+ Who Should Attend

Project managers and other people who run projects—as well as those who work on cross-functional teams or need help influencing "up" in their organizations—will benefit from this course. In addition, leaders who want to learn new ways to influence their colleagues without using positional power—as well as individuals, coaches, and consultants who need to persuade and influence at different organizational levels—will find that this course offers valuable tools.

+ Course Outline

DAY ONE

Make an Impact with PowerPoint

  • PowerPoint Resources
  • The Reinforce Method
  • Let the Slide Speak
  • The Mystery Method and Signposting
  • Pay Attention to Design
  • Pay Attention to Color
  • Think Outside the Screen

Open Up!: Six Traits of Exceptional Presenters

Organized

  • Attention…please?
  • Three Step Prep Tool
  • Building the Presentation Structure
  • Plan for Obstacles & Tough Questions
  • Best Practices for conducting Q & A Sessions
  • Presentation Template
  • The Elevator Pitch: STARR

Passionate

  • How to Bring Passion to Your Presentations?

Engaging

  • Delivery Tricks of the Trade
  • Gestures
  • Gestures & Posture: Tips
  • Eye Contact:  3 Reasons to Connect
  • The Dynamics of Voice
  • Tips for Optimal Voice Projection

Natural

Transitions & Flow

  • Why Transitions are Important
  • Pull Transitions
  • Push Transitions
  • Common Transition Mistakes

Understand Your Audience

  • A.U.D.I.E.N.C.E Analysis Tool

Practice

  • Feedback Questions
  • Prepare for a Presentation in 5 Simple Steps

DAY TWO

Make PowerPoint Stand Out

  • PowerPoint Resources
  • The Reinforce Method
  • Let the Slide Speak
  • Let the Slide Move
  • The Mystery Method
  • Pay Attention to Design
  • Pay Attention to Color
  • Think Outside the Screen
  • Self Discovery

Open Up!: Six Traits of Exceptional Presenters

Organized

  • Attention…please?
  • Two Step Prep Tool
  • Organize your Message: The Rule of 3
  • The Rule of 3 in Detail
  • Plan for Obstacles & Tough Questions
  • Presentation Template!
  • The Elevator Pitch: STARR

Passionate

  • The Passion Problem
  • How to Bring Passion to Your Presentations?
  • Engaging
  • Delivery Tricks of the Trade
  • Gestures
  • Gestures: What not to do47
  • Gestures & Posture: Best Practices
  • Eye Contact: 3 Reasons to Connect
  • Other Speaker Positions and the messages they send
  • The Dynamics of Voice
  • Rules of Engagement

Natural

Transitions & Flow

  • Why Transitions are Important
  • Transitions That Pull the Audience Along
  • Transitions That Push the Audience
  • Additional Transition Methods
  • Common Transition Mistakes

Understand Your Audience

  • A.U.D.I.E.N.C.E Analysis Tool

Practice

  • The Rule of 3 in Detail
  • Prepare for a Presentation in 5 Simple Steps
  • Presentation Template
  • Best Practices for Q & A Sessions
  • Tricks of the Trade

Presenter’s Bill of Rights

+ Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this class.

+ Certifications

N/A

+ Students Also Attended