Advanced Public Speaking and Presentation Skills for Executives

About the Course

Name: Advanced Public Speaking and Presentation Skills for Executives

Code: MGLD-114

Sectors: management and leadership

  Date   Days   Venue   Fees
05 - 09 Mar 2022 5 Live Online Classroom $1,550 BOOK NOW
19 - 23 Jun 2022 5 Dubai, UAE $3,950 BOOK NOW
18 - 22 Sep 2022 5 Live Online Classroom $1,550 BOOK NOW
03 - 07 Dec 2022 5 Dubai, UAE $3,950 BOOK NOW

Introduction

As published in the Forbes article, New Survey: 70% say presentation skills are critical for Career Success, people polled confirmed their belief that presentation skills are key to achieving career success. Leaders especially need to hone their public speaking skills from time to time. They are the ones who set the direction for their team, build a vision for the future, and drive innovation. Therefore, it goes without saying that if you want to be a good leader, you must be an excellent communicator. The ability to deliver a speech with authority, conviction, and influence is a universal factor in guiding outcomes and influencing decision making.

The Benefits of Joining:

This workshop will provide the Participants with latest methodologies used in Slide Making and delivering presentations through teaching them to master the unique skills of presenting through many hands-on exercises so they can leverage their current skill level and polish their presentations and deliver as well as they are capable of. Advanced Public Speaking & Presentation Skills Program will also provide the them with Practical Tools & Techniques of how to make clear, informative visual aids or presentation graphics.

Objectives

At the end of the learning experience, the participants will be able to: 

  • Establish self-confidence and charisma 
  • Explore how to be a “Star Presenter”
  • Review the planning tips for a presentation
  • Look to different visual aids
  • Discuss the preparation stage 
  • Manage the nerves during delivering 
  • Learn best delivery methods 
  • Focus on how to sell an idea
  • Analyze an audience and tailor the delivery accordingly 
  • Design presentations for maximum impact
  • Expand on key points to ensure clarity
  • Inspect the proposed venue 
  • Master techniques to overcome nervousness and present with confidence
  • Practice techniques that ensure clear, concise, and effective wording is used 
  • Deliver a polished, professional, and credible presentation 
  • Handle questions and comments effectively

Training Methodology

The training course is designed to be interactive and participatory, and includes various learning tools to enable the participants to operate effectively and efficiently in a multifunctional environment. The course will use lectures and presentations, exercises, experiential and exposure to real world problems and policy choices confronting delegates.

Outline

Day 01

  • Introduction to Public Speaking: Why it matters? 
  • What does the term “Public Speaking” means? 
  • The famous myths of Public Speaking
  • The Importance of acquiring the professional sense of Presentation Skills 
  • The different types of Speeches 
  • Keys to success for each and when to use
  • Characteristics of effective Speakers 
  • Characteristics of effective Speeches
  • Study your Audience for excellence
  • Different audience types and how to exceed each type expectations
  • The implication of audience size on your speech
  • How to open and close your point with impact
  • How to engage an audience right from the start 
  • A 2-minute Pitch or Introduction
  • The power of language and ‘hook phrases’

Day 02

  • Planning
  • How to set your Presentation goals? 
  • Organizational Goals from the speech
  • Audience Goals from the speech
  • Speaker’s Goals from the speech
  • Prepare your speech to excel
  • Pick solid References to collect data from to establish your credibility 
  • Filter the content you really need 
  • The logical sequence in your speech 
  • The importance of citations
  • Prepare for your time adequately
  • Preparing your presentation according to its type:
  • Face-to-Face Presentation
  • Face-to-Camera Presentation 
  • Voice-to-Ear Presentation

Day 03

  • Presentation approaches 
  • Audience engagement tools 
  • Story Telling dynamics
  • How to link the story moral to your learning objective
  • Injecting humor to your presentation
  • The Power of Clarity
  • How to achieve and ensure clarity
  • Convert your Message to an empowering Call To Action
  • The Visual Aids
  • Exploit PowerPoint correctly 
  • How to get an adequate use of flipchart 
  • The benefits of injecting Videos

Day 04

  • Mastering Q&A 
  • Common mistakes with Q&A sessions & media interviews 
  • Handling different questions in a proper way
  • How to handle difficult questions
  • How to remain in control of the room
  • Answering questions that sound like an attack
  • Dealing with complex questions
  • Defeat your fears
  • How to project confidence even if you don’t feel confident
  • Adopt a ‘proactive’ mindset for interviews
  • How to breathe well
  • Preparing mentally
  • Physical relaxation techniques
  • Tricks to calm the nerve & crush your Audience

Day 05

  • Final preparation before the event
  • Rehearse your speech
  • Preparing a Plan B to avoid sudden disruptions 
  • Reviewing, editing and Re-writing 
  • A 24-Hour checklist 
  • Checking out the venue
  • Dress Rehearsals
  • Evaluate to learn
  • Common Concerns while evaluating your speech. 
  • The Most Common Mistakes to avoid 
  • Common Mistakes to avoid when dealing with a feminine Audience 
  • Explore your ability to influence 
  • Tips for addressing big rooms

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