Presentation Skills

Whether you are talking one-on-one with a colleague or giving a speech in front of a room full of people, how you make a presentation can make or break your career.  Presentations offer the opportunity to create influence that lasts, however, through self-promotion or lack of preparation, you can make yourself more important than the message and the results can be deadly.  This valuable presentation can be applied to anyone just starting their career or those who suddenly find themselves in a position where they are looked upon to lead meetings or deliver presentations.  The practical lessons shared include the following:

  • Identifying needs and objectives
  • Non-verbal gestures, posture & stance
  • Cadence, tone & volume
  • Printed materials
  • Outlining the presentation, purpose of “storytelling”
  • Mastering content
  • Delivery and timing
  • PNSA method of rehearsal & mental preparation
  • Building presenter confidence
  • How to be persuasive and credible
  • Memorization techniques & extemporaneous tools
  • Constructive criticism and peer support
  • Boardroom basics & master planning the environment


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