Presentation Skills Training

Learn effective presentation skills and become a confident presenter who tells captivating stories that are remembered, shared, and acted upon.

Perfect Pitch Presentations

2 Days

Presentation DeveloPment, Design, anD Delivery

In this intensive two-day presentation skills workshop, you will immerse yourself in presentation storytelling development, design, and delivery. If you suffer from nerves, are unsure how to organize vast amounts of information, or are looking to have more impact with your business communication such as speeches, demonstrations or proposals, this is the perfect presentation skills course for you. Course content covers three aspects of successful presentations:

Development

You will learn why presentation storytelling is critical for audience engagement, retention and action. Using a tried and true structure that transforms any business or technical presentation into a captivating experience, you will practice building business presentations in a variety of formats.

Design

This presentation training program will teach you simple but effective rules for slide and visual design. Doing away with much of what we hate about PowerPoint, you will learn to build visuals more quickly and that more effectively help your audience to understand and remember your presentation story.

Delivery

The best training for presentations use video recording to identify your personal strengths and areas for development and this is no different. You will complete six to eight presentations of varying lengths by the end of this course. Practice makes perfect and this is a presentation skills workshop perfectly designed to give you time for meaningful practice.

Course Details

Enrolment is capped at eight participants. Price includes: Perfect Pitch Presentations binder, a personal communication style assessment, and a personal “Before and After” presentation recording.

Offered as an in-house program or as open enrolment sessions throughout the year. Would you like to host an in-house presentation skills workshop? Contact us! Or, see a list of Open Session dates and register online.

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Presentation Storytelling

1 Day

Presentation DeveloPment anD Design

If your team does not have two full days, and delivery isn’t the main presentation challenge, Presentation Storytelling is the perfect fit. This one day business presentation course will teach your group the science of storytelling and a proven structure for transforming their business and technical presentations into captivating stories that naturally improve delivery and inspire audiences to take action. The course involves two different areas of effective presentation skills training:

Development

You will learn why presentation storytelling is critical for audience engagement, retention and action. Using a tried and true structure that transforms any business or technical presentation into a captivating experience, you will practice building business presentations in a variety of formats.

Design

This presentation skills training session will teach you simple but effective rules for slide and visual design. Doing away with much of what we hate about PowerPoint, you will learn to build visuals more quickly and that more effectively help your audience to understand and remember your presentation story. In an immersive design activity, your team will practice the art of presentation story design and put their new skills to work. They will see the difference a well told story can make. There is some presentation coaching in this course and we will cover as much as we can on delivery techniques.

Course Details

Enrolment is capped at 16 participants. Price includes: Presentation Storytelling workbook.

Offered as an in-house presentation skills training course. Would you like to host an in-house workshop? Contact us!

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Level 2 - Data Storytelling

1 Day

technical Data visualization anD storytelling

Are you hoping they’ll look at the data and see the world the way you do? The only way you can do that is to turn your data into a data story. In this highly interactive one-day presentation skills course, you will learn the science of decision-making and the surprising truth about how information impacts perception and action. We will teach you a structure for technical presentation stories and a rationale to use when making decisions about how to present your data. This course covers two aspects of successful business communication presentation:

Technical Data Visualization

Using the latest research on technical presentations and multi-media learning, your team will learn how to build a data slide so it captivates the audience, quickly conveys meaning, and helps the audience to see what you’re hoping they will see. Your team will learn to look at the data differently, from the audience’s perspective. Working through several interactive exercises, they will learn to develop data presentation stories that are designed to help the audience understand, remember, and take action.

Storytelling

In an immersive design activity, your team will practice the art of technical presentation story design and put their new presentation skills to work. They will see the difference a well told story can make. There are some delivery techniques covered in this course and we will provide presentation coaching as much as we can.

Course Details

Enrolment is capped at 16 participants. Price includes: Data Storytelling workbook.

Offered as an in-house business presentation course. Would you like to host an in-house workshop? Contact us!

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Brand Storytelling

What hairy audacious goal are you hoping to achieve with your business? How will you inspire customers, employees or investors so you meet that goal?

When someone engages with your business, they connect emotionally and intellectually with your product, your company, and your services.

Making that connection isn’t easy. Ipsos Reid estimates less than half of employees are making that connection. Now imagine your customers and investors! If you’re focusing on delivering information, you’ll miss your mark.

We can work with you to craft the critical stories your company needs to start telling. Stories are powerful. Customers will trust you. Investors will be moved by you. Employees will strive to make your vision come true.

Brand Storytelling involves a mix of consultation, storyboarding and writing, and presentation training.

Contact us today so we can learn more about your business and craft the stories that will inspire them all.

 

Prezi

We are the only Canadian company in Prezi’s official Prezi Experts Community

We got there with a unique process we credit to Pixar: we don’t touch the technology until we have a captivating story.

Do you have a captivating story to tell? Absolutely! Over the past decade, we have designed Prezis for engineers, software developers, capital projects managers, and CEO’s. We haven’t been stumped yet.  The best part is the kudos our clients receive after a Prezi presentation.

In short, a Prezi story knocks the audience’s socks off.

Best Business Prezi 2016

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