Duration: 2 Half Days
Target Audience: Experienced presenters or individuals who have completed Practice Makes Perfect: Effective Presentation Skills workshop
Learn proven techniques to make formal presentations in public settings. Prepare yourself for hostile audiences and aggressive questions.
How will participants benefit?
- Learn strategies to deliver effective formal presentations in public settings
- Understand how formal presentations for public settings differ from other types of presentations
- Practice strategies and receive feedback for improvement
This advance presentation skills workshop is intended for those who want to make the transition to more formal presentations in public settings. Understand how to communicate trustworthiness using appropriate strategies for meetings, hearings, and formal presentations. Learn to avoid the 5 deadly sins and many variations of faulty reasoning. Discover the best ways to prepare yourself for hostile audiences and aggressive questions. Become knowledgeable about proven techniques for Q&A sessions, closings, rebuttals, and incorporating “flags” into your presentations.
What participants are saying:
The exercises were a great way for us to practice the learning material.
Relevant for presenting to difficult audiences and under difficult circumstances.
Very important skills for success in SF government.
Cancellations must be requested at least 10 days prior to the workshop. Individuals who do not cancel prior to the cancellation date will be charged the full amount of the program. In this case, you will have a one-time-only chance to reschedule within the same fiscal year, at no additional cost.