Essential Presentation Skills | Workshop

Manage anxiety, master delivery, and captivate your audience through a compelling and memorable message that drives business results. You speak volumes – even before you’ve said a single word. From the way you use your hands, eyes and mouth to the way you give pause, pace and pitch to your voice, you are constantly broadcasting how you really feel – as well as how your audience should feel about you and your organization. How confident are you about the messages you’re sending? This workshop prepares professionals who present internally and externally to manage their anxiety, their delivery and the audience while delivering a compelling and memorable message that drives business results.


Workshop Structure

  • Ideally, this workshop consists of four full days, with morning instructor-led workshops followed by afternoon 1:1 coaching sessions. Coaching sessions allow each participant to practice and receive feedback from the facilitator.

  • Participants should bring real presentations (recent or upcoming) to achieve maximum impact from the session.

  • Note that this program can be customized to reduce or increase the total session time, based on the organization’s/participants’ needs.

  • Videotaping and playback for this session is also available.


What You Will Learn

The full program will focus on the pillars to presentation success:

  • Manage presentation anxiety with any audience

  • Improve pace, pitch, projection, and pauses for both calming and dramatic effects

  • Read body language how the audience does, and overcome the barriers to communication

  • Organizing content and delivering it dynamically

  • Reading and reacting to the room

  • Handling Q & A

Module 1Platform Skills for Presenting with Power, Persuasion, and Professionalism
Module 2: Present to Connect: Audience Engagement Skills for Every Speaker
Module 3Structuring a Presentation that Informs, Engages and Sells
Module 4: Creating Audience Engagement for an Online Presentation, Learning or Meeting


Want To Learn More / Purchase This Workshop?

  • If you’re interested in purchasing this workshop for your agency, please complete this request form and someone from the 4A’s Learning & Development Team will schedule an intro call to discuss your needs and confirm pricing

Note about pricing: No out-of-pocket expenses (such as meals, travel, hotel, printed materials, facility space if required, etc.) are included in the workshop fee. Those costs will be billed by the facilitator to agency separately.


About Deborah Grayson Riegel

  

 

Deborah Grayson Riegel, MSW, PCC, CEO & Chief Communication Coach of Talk Support is an internationally recognized expert in presentation and interpersonal communication skills. She teaches Management Communication at Wharton Business School and at The Beijing International MBA Program at Peking University, and is a credentialed coach with the International Coach Federation (ICF). Deborah has coached and trained teams and professionals from: American Express; Dell; FCB; Monster Worldwide, Kraft, NASDAQ, Pfizer, Toyota and the United States Army. She is a cited expert and contributor for the New York Times, Harvard Business Review, Forbes, Fast Company, The Huffington Post, Inc., Psychology Today,Bloomberg Business Week, and American Express OPEN Small Business Forum. Deborah is the author of Oy Vey! Isn’t a Strategy: 25 Solutions for Personal and Professional Success, Money Talks: 100 Strategies to Master Tricky Conversations about Money and Tips of the Tongue: The Nonnative English Speaker’s Guide to Mastering Public Speaking. Deborah holds a BA in Psychology from the University of Michigan Ann Arbor and earned her Master’s Degree in Social Work from Columbia University, supporting herself through school by performing stand-up and improvisational comedy.