Learn the fundamentals of professional business presentations and build unshakable confidence
Have you sat through a presentation that made you cringe because it just didn’t hit the mark? Have you shifted your focus away from the speaker to check your phone or emails? That’s the reality in most organisations nowadays.
We’ve discovered that presentations fail to hold the audience’s attention and make an impact due to a few common reasons ...
- The presenter doesn’t lay out main insights clearly, jumping from one point to the next.
- The slides don’t support the presentation. They have either too much information or lack the pertinent data.
- The presenter is overly nervous, and his/her body language feels forced and out of place.
- There’s no clear call to action at the end of the presentation.
How weak presentations can hurt your business
There are more dire consequences to weak presentations than a confused, bored audience ...
- Waste the time of decision-makers that could have been used to move the business forward.
- Slow down progress on crucial projects when presentations need to be reworked.
- Shed an unfavourable light on the presenters that may hurt their chances for career advancement.
The good news is that anybody can learn to present clearly and with impact. Let us show you how!
Introducing Presentations Alive!™
Presentations Alive!™ imparts the fundamental skills for professional presentations that persuade decision-makers and impress clients.
But this programme doesn’t stop there. Many participants come out of their shells and show a significant transformation, having gained tremendous confidence and self-esteem. We often hear from our clients: “These are not the same people that started the training yesterday.”
Presentations Alive!™ is exactly what most individual contributors and managers need early on in their careers.
How Presentations Alive!™ works
We’ve dissected what makes an excellent, impactful presentation and packaged these “secrets” into easy-to-understand concepts and engaging exercises. Your staff will systematically build their presentation skills, leading to significant progress at the end of the training.
They will have mastered ...
- How to structure a presentation for maximum engagement and impact.
- The do’s and don’ts of visual aids such as slides.
- How to use posture, eye contact, voice, and gestures to keep the audience glued to their seats.
- Various methods to remain calm, confident, and energised during the presentation.
What makes Presentations Alive!™ so effective?
It’s the way we teach it! Our approach makes the difference:
- Carefully-designed learning activities with the ratio of 20% theory to 80% practice ensure that participants are engaged from the first minute to the closing exercise.
- Video-taped presentations help participants to identify their shortcomings more quickly and improve immediately.
- Having a safe space to give and receive honest feedback, participants can deepen their skills without feeling judged.
- Feedback Cards that your participants can take home, remind them of how far they’ve come and how much they’ve improved.
- Our fold-out, perforated template for structuring any presentations can be reused for years.
- High-quality printout manuals let participants refer back to the techniques at any time.
- Trainers with international experience across multiple industries have been rigorously accredited to deliver the same game-changing results consistently.
With the help of the 12-week post-training reinforcement solution, your staff is guaranteed to apply the new skills back at work, making every training dollar count for more.
Presentations Alive!™ has been given to over 15,000 corporate participants throughout Asia-Pacific over the past 25 years. It works. It’s been tested.
Who will benefit most from Presentations Alive!™?
This programme is perfect for junior managers, non-managers, and individual contributors from all areas of the business.
Your Business Impact
Faster decision-making: Clear presentations help managers do their job more quickly and move the business in the right direction.
Improved communication: Eliminating time-wasting and ineffective presentations has a positive ripple effect throughout the organisation.
Confident employees: Your staff gains valuable skills that will benefit them for the rest of their career.
What our clients say about Presentations Alive!™
“It helped me improve in my presentation skills by using an easy-to-follow presentation structure. Teaches all the little details of presentation that actually makes a big difference in the overall presentation.”
- Wendy Lam Sek Klum, AVP, OCBC Bank
“It is a very interesting and useful course to apply on both personal life and work related issues. Now, I am able to stand and talk/present confidently in front of anyone, anytime and anywhere.”
- Carol Quah, Trade Advisor, OCBC Bank
Curious to learn more?
Contact us today, and we’ll be happy to answer any questions that you might have about Presentations Alive!™.