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Effective Presentations

Course Overview

The ability to deliver presentations is vital to achieving advancement for yourself and for your ideas. Few skills in life will contribute to your success as much as presentation skills. Without a dynamic and coherent presentation, even stellar ideas can fail to convince your audience. In this course, you will learn to organize your ideas to create coherent and convincing oral presentations, while also utilizing available visual aids and using public-speaking techniques to strengthen your delivery.

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for individuals who may need to present information effectively in a professional environment.

Course Objectives

In this course, you will create and deliver effective presentations, both in-person and virtually. You will:

  • Define what makes a presentation effective.
  • Plan presentations.
  • Design a presentation framework.
  • Develop the presentation body.
  • Create supporting materials.
  • Prepare for your presentation.
  • Deliver presentations.
  • Conduct a question-and-answer session.
  • Deliver group presentations and virtual presentations.

    Course Outline

    1 - DEFINING PRESENTATION EFFECTIVENESS

    • Identify Qualities of Effective Presentations
    • Evaluate Yourself as a Presenter

    2 - PLANNING PRESENTATIONS

    • Analyze the Audience
    • Establish Your Presentation's Objectives

    3 - DESIGNING THE PRESENTATION

    • Create the Presentation Structure
    • Organize the Presentation Body
    • Write the Conclusion First
    • Write the Introduction

    4 - DEVELOPING THE PRESENTATION BODY

    • Select Evidence
    • Write the Presentation Body
    • Create Visuals

    5 - CREATING SUPPORTING MATERIALS

    • Create a Slide Deck
    • Create Speaker Aids
    • Create Audience Handouts

    6 - PREPARING FOR YOUR PRESENTATION

    • Rehearse the Presentation
    • Plan Event Logistics

    7 - DELIVERING PRESENTATIONS

    • Connect with Your Audience
    • Present Powerfully
    • Utilize a Slide Deck Effectively

    8 - CONDUCTING A QUESTION-AND-ANSWER SESSION

    • Answer Questions
    • Handle Challenging Questions

    9 - PRESENTING IN COMMON BUSINESS SCENARIOS

    • Plan and Deliver a Virtual Presentation
    • Plan and Deliver Group Presentations

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    This is a 1-day class

    Price: $395.00
    Payment Options

    ILT Instructor‑Led Training

    OLL Online LIVE

    GTR  Guaranteed to Run

    Class times are listed Eastern time. This class is available for Private Group Training

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    10/14/2019 9:00AM - 5:00PM GTR Online LIVE OLL

    Class times are listed Eastern time
    This class is available for Private Group Training