High Impact Presentation Skills

Master the art of delivering high impact, successful and memorable (for the right reasons) presentations with this ThirdBrain™ course.
Overview

This ThirdBrain™ course will not only provide you with the skills to deliver amazing presentations but also the confidence and desire to do so!  You will learn how to prepare powerful and persuasive presentations that will deliver the maximum impact. You will analyse video presentations from some of the world’s best presenters and learn some of their “secrets”.  You will present yourself and receive feedback from the tutor and peers. As well as taking away with you, a DVD of your presentation.

Course Code
PRSK2PD
Duration
2 Days
Delivery Style
Classroom
Course Type
Public or Private
Max Delegates
12
Available as Nutshell
No

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  • VenueWorcester
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Purpose of this course

Presentation skills are imperative for any working professional who carries an aspiration to grow in the corporate world.  But most presentations are dull!  However they needn’t be. We strongly believe that anyone can deliver an amazing presentation if they follow a few simple rules. This course is designed to show you those rules and let you practise them in a safe environment.

Who is this course for

Anyone who is required to present to an audience including directors, managers, team leaders and sales people.

You will learn how to
  • Prepare effectively for a presentation
  • Structure a presentation for maximum impact
  • Overcome nerves and deliver confidently
  • Understand your own strengths and areas to develop
  • Deliver a presentation that will engage your audience
  • Use visual aids, such as PowerPoint to enhance your presentation
  • Deal with questions from the audience
  • Overcome nerves
  • Understand the power of ThirdBrain™ training
Benefits for your organisation

Poor presentations are a waste of time and money for an organisation. A poor presentation may fail to convince of a great idea and an opportunity will pass. It may lead to a missed sale or fail to motivate a team. By learning to craft and deliver powerful and effective presentations, your organisation will reap greater benefits from new ideas, product launches, conferences, meetings and sales pitches.

Benefits for you as an individual

Presentations are a part of all our daily work lives, however most of them are a complete waste of time. They are dull, irrelevant and uninspiring. The course will teach you how to deliver presentations that will elevate you head and shoulders above your peers and ensure that you achieve your aims next time you present.

Preparation Steps & Practise

Defining your objective
Understanding your audience
Preparing to answer questions
Rehearsing

How to Structure a Persuasive Presentation

Opening
The Rule of three
Closing
Monroe’s Motivational Sequence

Designing a slideshow to enhance your presentation and avoiding “death by PowerPoint”

When to use PowerPoint
Use of pictures
Use of text
The Rules

The Secrets of the Great Presenters

Analysis of great presentations

How to use body language and your voice to deliver great presentations

Voice tone, pitch, pace and how to avoid monotony
Body language to avoid and adopt

How to deal with Questions

Preparation
Dealing with difficult questions

Overcoming Nerves

Techniques for overcoming nerves
Using nerves to enhance your presentations

Presentation Practise

Presentation Observation
Presentation Feedback

Take home a DVD with your recorded presentation

 

Prerequisites

You are asked to bring a short presentation with you for working on during the class, which you will then be asked to present. Full details will be emailed to you prior to the course of what is required.

Pre-course work required

You are asked to bring a short presentation with you for working on during the class, which you will then be asked to present. Full details will be emailed to you prior to the course of what is required.

About the Lead Trainer

Adam Montgomery heads up our leadership and management portfolio and is wildly passionate about developing people. He has over twenty years’ experience in the training industry, has set up and ran two businesses, worked at director level with many customers, led and grown organisations, been a professional stand-up comedian, is an inspiring public speaker and is currently writing a book on the challenges of IT management.