Speaking with Impact: Present like a Professional
Develop your conference speaking skills and deliver compelling presentations with confidence, flair and gravitas
In this advanced presentation skills training programme, your team members will develop professional level speaking skills for business events and learn how to design powerful presentations that leave a lasting impact on the audience. They will take part in multiple presentation exercises with expert feedback.
What will your team learn on this course?
Those who attend will learn how to:
- Design high-impact presentations with a strong call to action
- Bring presentation content to life through story-telling and audience engagement techniques
- Improve credibility and gravitas on stage
- Learn panel speaking skills including taking part in mock panel discussion
- Pick up tips on using PowerPoint and save time on presentation prep
- Get clarity on presentation objectives and ensure business objectives are are met (e.g. attracting new clients, or selling an idea)
What is included in the course?
- 20-page electronic course handbook
- Confidence-building visualisation audio to prepare for presentations
- Pre-course questionnaire sent to attendees to tailor the course to your team’s needs
- Post-course feedback surveys
Who is this course for?
This programme is recommended for management teams, client-facing teams and staff who are representing your organisation at business events.
What’s the format?
We recommend 6-8 attendees per session so that each person who attends has enough presenting practice and can receive personalised feedback from the trainer. However it is possible to work with larger groups. We usually come to your office to deliver this training.
Can you do a bespoke version?
Yes, we can design a bespoke version of this course which incorporates speaking exercises based on real life scenarios team members encounter in their roles.
How do we book?
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0773 605 1566 to discuss training options.
AGENDA – DAY 1
Developing your personal speaking style
- Key public speaking techniques: dos and don’ts when presenting
- Tips for managing public speaking nerves
- Practising positive self-talk and visualisation ahead of a presentation to enhance performance
- Body language and voice techniques that build powerful rapport: influence, persuasion and authority on stage
- Tips on stage etiquette and how to make a strong first impression
(Speaking exercises + feedback)
Creating compelling presentations that achieve your desired outcome
- How to structure a powerful conference presentation: key tips and techniques
- How to use visual aids effectively
- Creating impact: storytelling and other techniques that engage the emotional brain
- Getting your call to action right
(Presentation exercise + feedback)
AGENDA – DAY 2
Tips on preparing presentations
- How to save time when producing PowerPoint presentations
- 10 tips for mental and physical preparation before a big speech
(Speaking exercises + feedback)
Advanced speaking styles
- Conference chairing skills
- How to be a panellist
- How to be a panel moderator
- Tips for speaking on camera
(Mock panel discussion)
Continuing your public speaking journey
- Goal-setting activity: using public speaking to grow your role/business
- Ideas for where you can practise presenting in a safe space
- Closing positive visualisation exercise
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