Advanced Presentation Skills for Leaders and Managers

Course Introduction

To be a professional presenter, you need to position yourself and your ideas in a way that will capture your audience – the first time and throughout the presentation. Logos information is logical and rational but a powerful presentation has interesting opinions added, coloured with imagery and enhanced with great personality! The more you engage, the more content and motivation you retain.This programme presents the advanced principles of powerful presentation skills. It aims to provide participants with a platform to comfortably explore presentation speaking techniques through challenging tasks including practices in individual and group presentations,

• Senior Managers across the departments

• Understand the key characteristics of great presentations and apply them in your own presentations
• Learn to quickly profile and pitch to your targeted audience
• Develop essential critical thinking skills to create meaningful links
• Master non-verbal and para-verbal communication gestures for enhanced impact
• Deliver your presentations effortlessly and flawlessly

  • This is an experiential-based interactive programme  that includes Short Lectures &  Interactive  Role-plays,  Individual Reflections, Group Activities and Peer Feedback, Facilitation for Group Dynamics, Analytical Discussions , Audio Video Presentations, Demonstrations and Hands-on applications

Characteristics of Great Presentations
• The Art of Rhetoric (Ethos-Pathos-Logos) and the Rule of Three
• Setting the Objectives, Always Think Outcomes, Building the Main Idea
• Case-Studies: Great Orators – Obama to Malaysian Speakers

Audience Profiling
• The types of Audience: From top management to motivating staff
• Pitching accurately to the Needs of the Audience
• Managing Expectations with the 15-Q Framework

Why Critical Thinking is an Important Part of the Presentation Process
• Developing Essential Critical & Creative Thinking Skills
• Creating Meaning and Links
• Organising content into CLUE and ending strong

Body Language and Persuasive Communication in Advanced Presentations
• Mastering Strategic non-verbal and para-verbal communication
• 7 Strategic Hand Gestures for explaining, pitching, directing
• 5 Powerful Communication Gestures
• Grooming and Style Tips

Delivering the Presentation
• 5 Final Great Presentation Tips You Cannot Miss
• Maximising use of AV and Social Media
• Facilitating & Storytelling Techniques
• Trouble-shooting on the spot
• Managing Q&As flawlessly