Speaking with Impact – Effective Presentation Skills
For many people public speaking is their biggest fear – greater than fear of heights, fear of spiders or even fear of death!
By developing your presentation skills you will enhance your overall communications ability whether you are addressing two or three people, or two or three hundred. In your management role you may be required to make a presentation to a client, a formal presentation to a group of senior managers, a presentation to a college or professional body or a briefing to your own team. Presentations are often the key to business success. Even the most experienced presenter can go wrong or be affected by nerves.
- Understanding your audience
- Developing your material
- Structuring your presentations
- Managing your nerves
- Speaking with authority
- Developing your own personal style
- Using audio/visual aids
- Practising your skills