The program is intended for those who are leaders in business, non-government organizations, government, academia or entrepreneurs who would like to learn how to deliver concise, organized, persuasive and powerful presentations.
The objectives of this program are: - Communicate authority and credibility through enthusiastic verbal and nonverbal delivery. - Learn the Four Keys of an Effective Speaker. - Convert stage fright into positive energy. - Organize your presentation to match the needs of the audience and to achieve your objective. - Design and use effective visual aids. - Listen and respond to difficult questions and challenging audience behavior. - Take command and ensure audience attention. - Speak with increased confidence.
POWER PRESENTATION FOR WOMEN EXECUTIVES Two (2) Day Course Outline MODULES DESCRIPTION Presenting with Impact The Four Keys of an Effective Speaker: Energy, Credibility, Variety, and Audience Connection Introduction of Participants Get to know one another Discussion of workshop expectations How to Control those Public Speaking Jitters The Causes of stage fright The Signs of nervousness How to use nervousness to add energy to your presentation Tips for Controlling stage fright What to Wear Clothes Jewelry Hair Language Spoken word is less formal than the written word Beware of grammatical errors Catchy titles add interest and energy to your presentation Limit the use of jargon and clichés Use assertive language Humor Try to avoid jokes-but if you must-then follow guidelines Humorous stories are preferable to jokes Listener Train-of Thought Organization Discussion of listening Create a strong Introduction Decide on a structure for the Body of your presentation The elements of a memorable Conclusion The power of transitions Frequent summaries Avoid running overtime Dynamic Delivery Nonverbal Communication: movement, gestures, facial expressions, eye contact, posture, and nervous mannerisms Verbal Communication: rate, volume, pitch, articulation, fillers, emphasis, and the pause The Secrets of Success Videotape, video conferencing, and television tips Visual Aids for Impact Reasons for using visuals Criteria for using visuals Flipcharts, handouts and PowerPoint Taking Control of the Question and Answer Session The Benefits Q & A (Question and Answer) Preparation is the Key How to handle difficult people and difficult questions Getting that first question Getting ready, responding, and moving on to the next question Participant practice Volunteers will present a five-minute presentation Speakers will also practice answering questions Speakers will receive extensive, specific, and individualized feedback
Methodologies Lecture with PowerPoint Group Discussion Participant practice Participants will be asked to introduce themselves and those who volunteer will deliver a presentation of five minutes and receive valuable feedback from the instructor and class.
As a well-traveled expert on public speaking and communication skills, Eleanor Lopez has been getting people to loosen up and learn to be more effective at work and in life for more than 25 years. She is proud to say that she has never had a real job in her life. Although humor has always been a key element in her workshops and presentations, Humor Me! focuses specifically on using humor to manage and diffuse stress. Humor Me! is also the title of her soon-to-be-published book.
As a speech and communications consultant, Eleanor continues to coach executives and professionals from virtually every field on how to get their point across - and get ahead with top-notch communication skills. Her popular presentation skills workshops, Let´s Communicate Better and Selection Interviewing, have been presented to hundreds of business, civic, educational, and non-profit organizations. Eleanor has appeared on countless radio and TV talk shows and was most recently featured in Cape Women Magazine.
Eleanor is a graduate of Northwestern University´s prestigious School of Speech and holds a Master´s Degree in Speech from Emerson College. Previously she taught Speech as an adjunct faculty member at Boston University for ten years. She has also been an instructor on the adjunct faculties of Suffolk University, Fischer College and Cape Cod Community College. She has also lectured at Boston College´s Carroll School of Management.
本课程名称：Power Presentations for Executives | 管理人员的演讲技巧