Does your speaking ability match your expertise and knowledge in important meetings and presentations?
Would you like to improve immediately your ability to deliver precise, informative and persuasive presentations?
You can! In these highly effective and rewarding online courses offered by Commanding Presence, you will achieve a substantial and permanent improvement in your confidence and speaking ability.
Over the past 20 years, John Plank, a top communications and executive coach, has delivered the Commanding Presence workshop to thousands of lawyers, accountants and senior executives throughout North America and the UK.
For the first time, this internationally acclaimed advanced communications and presentation skills workshop is now offered online.
Using actual workshop materials along with footage and messages from John Plank – we have transferred our most popular units into a comprehensive and in-depth online course.
In Vol.1 of this online course participants will learn the following:
Public Speaking and Meetings Skills for Professionals Vol 1. Introduction
The introduction, content outline and learning principles of the Focus Method, a method that was developed by the internationally acclaimed public speaking and communication coach, John Plank.
In this lecture you will learn what eloquent speaking is, the difference between reading and writing, the essentials of an oral presentation and the power of three-way thinking.
In this lecture you will learn how to imprint a message in a listener's mind and the power of associative, meaningful, and echoic memory. You will also learn the about how your listener's digest information.
In this lecture you will learn the benefits of the Focus Method and step-by-step instructions on how to successfully use the Focus Method. You will also be provided coaching tips from a world-class public speaking and communications coach.
In this lecture you are provided an exercise to practice the Focus Method, along with extra Focus Method worksheets. A quick tips sheet on the Focus Method and the Focus Method Handbook are also provided. The handbook includes a transcript of the method
The introduction, content outline and learning principles of the Speech Wizard Method, a method that was developed by the internationally acclaimed public speaking and communication coach, John Plank.
In this lecture, you will learn the five paradigm shifts that you need to understand in order to create a successful speech that is memorable and persuasive.
In this lecture, you will learn how to analyze your audience and craft listener driven material that ensure that you create an effective and successful speech.
In this lecture, you will learn step-by-step how to draft a successful, memorable and persuasive speech in 45 minutes using a method developed by a world-class public speaking and communications coach, John Plank
In this lecture you are provided an exercise to practice the Speech Wizard Method, along with extra Speech Wizard Method worksheets. A quick tips sheet on the Speech Wizard Method and the Speech Wizard Method Handbook are also provided. The handbook includes a transcript of the method
John is one of the most highly qualified and respected communications Coaches in North America.
John has been coaching for 25 years. He was a director of workshops and actor training at the Stratford Shakespearean Festival. He has taught at universities in Canada and the U.S. and is a popular keynote speaker for conferences. He coaches senior executives, lawyers, accountants, broadcasters and professional speakers. As performance coach for CBC Radio and Television, John works with reporters, news anchors, hosts and Olympic commentators.
In his relentless pursuit of perfection for his clients, John uses compassion, humour and ingenuity.
His internationally acclaimed Commanding Presence™ programs are accredited by law and accounting associations in North America and the U.K. The programs focus on essential public speaking, presentations, and meeting skills for all professionals who wish to elevate their career.