Presenting with Confidence Overview

Date: 14th August, 2017 - Melbourne

Venue: Cengage Learning - Level 7, 80 Dorcas Street, South Melbourne

Cost: $1190 plus GST (Early bird price - $890 if booked before the 30th June)

Time: 9.00am - 4.30pm (Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea is included).

This program is divided into the 3 key areas every presenter needs to master;

  1. Delivery
  2. Structure 
  3. Content

Delivery: Stance, movement, owning a room, room set up, eye contact, vocal skills, presenting effective power point slides

Structure: Designing the right structure for your audience. The 10 planning steps for effective presentations.  Ensuring that your presentation follows an effective flow which will keep an audience engaged. Handling questions professionally and at the right time.

Content: Using  the right language for your audience. Why less content leads to better outcomes.  Avoiding business jargon, filler words  and meaningless waffle. Getting to the point sooner and reinforcing your key messages appropriately.

Outcomes from the Presentation Skills program:

  • Learn how professional presenters make it seem so easy
  • Understand how to prepare properly for any presentation using the NRG Solutions Matrix
  • Appreciate how to present to a broad range of audiences
  • Design and deliver crisp and engaging relevant stories
  • Improvement of memory and recall using memory techniques
  • Increased awareness of the 7 deadly presenters sins and why you must avoid all of them
  • Greater confidence in your  own presentation skills
  • Understand how to think clearly and calmly on your feet
  • Effective strategies for dealing with your nerves
  • Effective strategies for engagement of an audience
  • Understanding how to own a room
  • Understand how to handle difficult people and difficult questions

Recent Testimonials

“All relevant and interesting content presented well and in an interactive and fun way.” – Michelle Boyle, Elanora Country Club – May, 2017

“Awesome. I would love to become a returning student.” – Gemma McLean, Cengage – May, 2017

“Very relevant for my role and exactly what I needed for professional development.” – Tom Mathiesen, Milwaukee Tools – May, 2017

“Well tailored, energetic session, relevant to the people in the room. Glad to be part of today and pushed out of my comfort zone.”Fiona Hammond, Cengage – November, 2016

“Another excellent, well-paced, engaging course – thank you Steve. Will no doubt come in useful in my career and in general life.”Annabel Smith, Cengage – November, 2016

“This workshop was excellent and definitely worth it. I discovered a lot about improving my presenting skills.” –  Adam Metcalfe, Philips – August, 2016

 “Engaging – loved it. I was not really wanting to attend this program but am so glad that I did. It was informative and structured to make you want to participate.” –  Kirstie Papanikolaou, The Big Issue – August, 2016

 “Steve is very fun and keeps an eye on the energy in the room. He also offers a nice degree of flexibility. I felt very relaxed and comfortable while working.”  –  Michelle Aarons, Cengage – August, 2016

 “This was fantastic. A great, relaxed way to approach a subject that makes me very apprehensive.”–  Simone Staples, AGCSA – August, 2016

 “I have attended presentation skills programs with other presenters before but I thoroughly enjoyed this one. It was very engaging, entertaining and Steve ran the day at a great pace. I also loved that Steve constantly demonstrated all of the skills.” –  Rachel Ford, Cengage – August, 2016