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Presentation Skills: Advanced

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This workshop is designed for individuals who present regularly as part of their role and want to enhance their already competent skills.

About the event

Learning Outcomes

  • Enhance your personal impact
  • Create persuasive and influential content in a well structured and engaging manner
  • Practice skills to present ad-lib, from notes or script effectively
  • Use PowerPoint to enhance not spoil the presentation
  • Handle all questions confidently
  • Gain a clear understanding of own presentation strengths and areas for development

Content

Day 1

Along with practical exercises to demonstrate key skills, participants will give mini presentations during this day to build confidence

  • Welcome and introductions
  • Psychological theories of presentation engagement
  • Attributes of inspirational speakers including the power of emotions, mirror neurons and contagion
  • Vocal and visual image of competence and understanding own personal impact
  • Structuring persuasive content: comprehension, engagement and relevancy tests plus a toolbox of other psychological persuasion techniques
  • Notes, script, ad-lib and PowerPoint advice and techniques

Day 2

The majority of this day is given to preparing for, presenting the main presentations and receiving in-depth feedback from the course facilitator and the rest of the group. 

  • Skills for handling questions confidently
  • Final preparations and rehearse presentations
  • Present for 2 minutes and then handle 4 questions from the audience
  • Then the rest of the group will leave the room to evaluate the presentation whilst the individual receives 1-1 feedback including video review
  • The group will then return and feedback their evaluation
  • The workshop is then concluded with action plans completed by each participant to encourage continued development

Follow-up

Participants receive a summary of all feedback from day 2 and their video footage

Maximum number of delegates: 6

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Location info

Eagle Labs, 7-8 Clifton Court, Cherry Hinton Road, CB1 7BN

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