Sales Ended

Conquering Presentations: Public Speaking and Presentation Skills

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Florida International University - Downtown on Brickell

1930 SW 145th Avenue

Room 426

Miramar, FL 33027

View Map

Friends Who Are Going
Event description

Description

Speak, present and communicate with poise, power and persuasion. Learn essential skills to persuade, educate, and/or inform your audience. 8:30am – 12:30pm

ABOUT THIS COURSE

Many new graduates and/or working professionals can admit their biggest fear is public speaking and/or making presentations. To overcome this phobia we have developed this workshop to focus on learning public speaking skills to aide you in building confidence, challenge communication anxiety, and learn effective methods on how to present your views clearly to have an effect on your listeners or audience. You will be tasked to make a presentation amongst your peers during the session where you will be recorded and critiqued for constructive feedback.

You will learn how to tame your anxiety and use that adrenalin to your advantage. This course is appropriate for the novice as well as experienced communicators.

This two-day, eight-hour, course allows participants to learn the essential skills of effective communication and public speaking and practice them in a safe and positive environment. Participants will acquire tools and techniques to deal with the fear of public speaking, to successfully prepare for presentations, and to create and deliver well-structured and persuasive presentations. It is designed to assist individuals who give business presentations to become more successful in communicating their ideas and enhance their career success.

What will you learn about and practice doing in this course?

  • Building self-confidence
  • Dealing with fear of public speaking
  • Knowing your audience
  • Maintaining your audience’s attention
  • Learning how to plan, prepare and deliver a speech
  • Mentally and physically preparing for your presentation
  • Creating a memorable first impression
  • Creating effective messages
  • Using language effectively
  • Projecting a powerful image
  • Using gestures and voice in a more effective way
  • Persuasive communication
  • Storytelling

Note: Employees must take both parts for full benefit and to receive a certificate.

ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR

Dr. Matusevich’s expertise is in facilitating growth in individuals and organizations to bring about positive changes in the areas of communication, leadership development, and performance improvement. She coaches people to become more effective communicators, presenters, and public speakers, and transform their messages into memorable and impactful presentations. She is a certified Brain-Based Coach and a Results Trained Coach through the NeuroLeadership Institute. In her practice, she draw upon the latest neuroscience research to drive meaningful and long-lasting results for her clients. She is an Assistant Professor in the Organizational Learning and Leadership graduate program at Barry University and the founder of GrowthWired LLC, a consulting company with the mission to improve individual, team, and organizational performance through science-based interventions.

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Florida International University - Downtown on Brickell

1930 SW 145th Avenue

Room 426

Miramar, FL 33027

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved