As a technical professional, the need to communicate orally is just as important as the ability to write well. An employee might be asked to give presentations on behalf of their employer or as part of a team. An important element of this course is to address the issue of confidence in order to help candidates overcome any fears they may have of speaking in front of an audience. In this course, students apply practical skills and learn basic techniques for improving their one-on-one and group presentation skills in a comfortable setting, and with content that's easy to learn. At the end of this course, students will know how to apply various techniques in public speaking. They’ll be able speak confidently and make a favorable impression on listeners.Our Presenting with Impact course introduces concepts and techniques necessary to help students learn all the skills necessary to deliver successful presentations. They’ll also learn how to avoid pitfalls along the way, and deal with potentially challenging situations.Upon the successful completion of this course, candidates can expect to gain knowledge and understanding in the following areas:The four cornerstones of a successful presentationHow to assemble and organize the content of the presentation in developing its messageAbout presentation styles, how to control nerves, and how to address an audienceHow to "set the stage" for the presentationHow to control and run the presentationHow to keep the audience engagedAbout the seriesProfessional skills—such as the ability to manage work schedules and communicate effectively with customers—are personal and interpersonal proficiencies that don’t depend on technical knowledge but are crucial for successful and efficient functioning of any organization. 30 Bird Media is thrilled to announce our brand new line of engaging, relevant, and straight-to-the-point professional development courseware. From the very start we knew it was important not to simply force this new and different content into our existing IT-specific format. Each professional development course comprises an Instructor Guide, a PowerPoint slide deck highlighting important points, and a Student Guide. Taken together, these training tools empower you to teach these concepts effectively in any classroom or workshop setting. For more information and access to the PowerPoint files, please contact your 30 Bird sales representative or call (888) 330-9071. ..