Advanced Presentation Skills

The Advanced Presentation Skills Programme has been specifically designed to give participants a full understanding of how to prepare and deliver an effective presentation or briefing at Senior Executive level – where agreement is contingent on a clear, substantiated and powerful message.  It is highly practical with opportunities for practice using video, when each course member will receive individual coaching and feedback.

Who is it for?

  • All technical professionals in the IT, Telecoms and Engineering Sectors
  • All Internal consultants and professionals, including HR Business Partners, Safety and Lean Performance Professionals
  • Sales People who wish to broaden their professional skills
  • Professionals who as part of their job need to influence others and bring about change through the power of their presentations

What will they get from the Programme?

The Programme covers three key areas:

  • Developing the confidence to address senior executive groups (both internal and external) with more confidence.
  • Tools and skills which enable excellent preparation of both the message and the medium
  • How to develop a more powerful personal communication style

The programme provides two essential components for the Technical Professional’s tool-bag:

  • A presentation framework which describes the presentation process and enables excellent preparation of both the material and the argument
  • Techniques and skills which will increase confidence and competence in the presentation process iteself

Participants are encouraged to bring actual presentation material and challenges to the programme.  No artificial role-plays are used.

Topics Covered During the Programme

  • Understanding the barriers to clear communication
  • Understanding and meeting the needs of an executive audience
  • How to draw on experience and imagination when speaking
  • Key tips on how to deliver powerfully, and how to be succinct and clear
  • Effective strategies for preparation
  • Dealing with nerves and building confidence
  • Handling difficult questions

What to do next

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