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Presentation Skills for Professionals

1 Full Day  |  .7 CEUs
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Advanced Presentation SkillsOne of the top requirements for professional advancement today is the ability to deliver a presentation in which one connects with the audience and communicates clearly, and demonstrates the ability to speak with confidence and power. The Presentations Skills course will assist professionals in improving their oral presentation skills, empowering them to speak more effectively when running staff meetings or presenting to internal or external clients.


Program Description

Master speech apprehension and develop greater confidence

~  Speak before any group with passion, power, and confidence
~  Use the voice effectively as an "instrument of influence"
~  Develop dynamic openings and closings to "wow" your audience
~  Create a clear, concise, and convincing message
~  Achieve the desired results by connecting with the audience

Program participants will leave the course with a specific action plan and videotape of their individual presentation, along with an evaluation that will significantly improve their presentation skills and increase their value to their respective organizations.

* Please note the size of this class is restricted in order to allow for individual attention.

Learning Outcomes

~  Master speech apprehension and develop greater confidence
~  Apply the techniques of highly successful speakers
~  Speak before any group with passion, power, and confidence
~  Become an expert in planning, preparing, and delivering a presentation
~  Use the voice effectively as an "instrument of influence"
~  Avoid the use of crutch words, such as "um" and "er"
~  Achieve the desired results by engaging the audience's attention

Once you complete this course, register for Part II: Advanced Presentation Skills.

Audience

This course is designed for professionals of all levels interested in acquiring or improving their presentation skills and receiving feedback on their performance.


Delivery

Any of the executive education programs offered by the Hudson Center of Entrepreneurship and Executive Education (HCEEE) can be delivered to your organization at your location Please contact us for more information.

Program Fee

Program fee varies based on the size of your group and includes tuition, instructional materials, lunch and a video of participants' presentations. Please contact us for more information.

Instructor

Marsha Freedman, Adjunct Instructor, Nova Southeastern University

Ms. Marsha Freedman is a presentation skills seminar leader, trainer, coach and speaker. She works with professionals to improve their confidence levels and effectiveness as public speakers and has conducted over 100 public speaking workshops here at Executive Education. Marsha is an adjunct public speaking instructor at several schools in South Florida and is the author of the workbook, Breaking Your Fear of Public Speaking! Marsha has been a longtime board member of the Florida Speakers Association, a chapter of the National Speakers Association and a member of the Association of Talent Development (ATD). She served as an area governor for Toastmasters International. Ms. Freedman holds a bachelor's degree in Education and a master's degree in Mass Communication.

Comments From Past Participants

"I gained a lifetime of knowledge during 8 hours in what seemed 8 minutes."
Juan-Diego Mejia, Operations Manager | Value Care at Home

"Went far beyond my expectations. The power is within each of us but it helps someone walking you through the path to find it."
Luisa Gamboa, Lead Counsel | Motorola Solutions, Inc.

"The program had helped me overcome the fear of presenting with great tips on engaging the audience."
Isabel Medel, IT Director | Ryder

Course Customization

Using core programs, we can customize the material to fit your corporate training needs. With our extensive resources and program facilitators, we will design a program that is tailored to fit your specified objectives and requirements.


Contact Information

For additional program information, please contact us at:

Hudson Center of Entrepreneurship and Executive Education
H. Wayne Huizenga College of Business and Entrepreneurship
Nova Southeastern University
3301 College Avenue, Carl DeSantis Building, Suite 2088
Fort Lauderdale-Davie, FL 33314
Tel: 954.262.5119
Toll Free: 800.672.7223, ext. 25119
Fax: 954.262.3188
E-mail: execed@nova.edu

Want more information about this program or any of our course offerings? Fill out the form below and an executive education enrollment counselor will respond to your message within the next 24-48 hours. Thank you for your interest in the executive education programs from NSU's Huizenga College of Business!

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