Making effective presentations
Being able to deliver effective presentations is an absolute must in business, especially when presenting to colleagues and clients, or when pitching for new business. This interactive, full-day presentation training course is aimed at executives who are new to making presentations or who want to improve their public speaking skills.
How will I benefit?
Working on a presentation you bring with you, you’ll learn tricks and techniques to make you feel more comfortable and confident when presenting. You’ll learn how to construct a presentation so that it engages the audience from start to finish, how to use the ‘three Vs’ to make your delivery more commanding, and how to deal with nerves. You’ll get the opportunity to try new techniques in a safe environment and you’ll receive lots of constructive feedback from the trainer and other delegates.
What will I learn?
The seven stages of presentation including objective, message and audience
How to structure a presentation effectively
How to make sure your message is clear and relevant
How to use non-verbal communication to strengthen the message
How to use visual aids to your best advantage
The ‘three Vs’ of communication – vocal, verbal and visual
The importance of pause
How to connect with the audience
Who should attend?
Anyone wanting to improve their presentation skills.
What else do I need to know?
You’ll need to bring with you a 5-10 minute presentation, ideally business related. You’ll work on the content during the morning, and have the chance to fine-tune and enhance it. During the afternoon, you’ll deliver your presentation to the group and receive feedback from the trainer and other delegates.