In today’s complex and competitive business world effective communication is essential. It is the foundation on which companies and careers are built. In this Course, the participants will develop their presentation skills and learn how to present their ideas with conviction, control and poise and without fear.
Participants will gain the specific presentation skills and direction they need to become comfortable with their own style. And they will receive expert advice on how to handle especially challenging situations. Most important, they’ll gain presentation skills by making actual presentations.
- Tailor the presentation to the audience.
- Use relaxation techniques to overcome nervousness.
- Learn how to project the voice and use pauses to dramatize your point.
- Expertly handle difficult questions and situations.
- Communicate with clarity and conviction.
- Gain confidence in the presentation skills.
Principles of Presentations
- Objectives of the presentation
- Understanding the expectations of the audience
Research and Preparation
- Researching the topic
- Identifying the key points
- Preparing supporting material
- Planning the opening
- Planning the content and the close
- Personal appearance
- Where and how to stand
- How to gain attention
- Creating interest
- Barriers to communication
- Listening skills
- Non-verbal communication
- Personalizing the presentation
- Visual, vocal and verbal style
- Using questions
- Using visual aids
- Designing handouts
- Designing a PowerPoint presentation
- Using an overhead projector
- Using a microphone
- Videotaping presentations
- Peer assessment
- Constructive critiquing
About BLI Consulting & Training
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We aim to deliver innovative yet practical business solutions, from concept formation to implementation and evaluation. BLI’s depth of service and global reach translates into seasoned knowledge for tailoring our services to our clients’ specific needs.See all BLI Consulting & Training courses