How to Become a Better Presenter and Public Speaker
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How to Become a Better Presenter and Public Speaker

Skills that are necessary for any professional and business person
4.0 (3 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
1,002 students enrolled
Created by Julio A Lara
Last updated 5/2017
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  • 1.5 hours on-demand video
  • 1 Article
  • 6 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • At the end of the course, students will be able to analyze their presentation and public speaking skills
  • I will be able to understand the basics of public speaking and presenting
  • I will be able to identify their week points in presenting and/or public speaking
  • I will be able to put a plan in place to improve their public speaking and/or presenting
  • I will have a better grasp of what is needed to be a better public speaker or presenter
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Public speaking and making presentations are essential skills in today's society.  Whether you are presenting to a group of colleges or you are making a public speaking event, presenting skills are becoming more and more important.

You have probably been to a few presentations when you come out saying wow, that was a waste... great information but tough delivery, and I bet that you have been to some that you come out energetic, invigorated and even encouraged to take action.  Sometimes the difference between the two experiences can be very minimal.

So how about you, have you had to present or do a public speaking address and felt that you bombed it or that you could have done better?

Well honestly we all do... there is always room for improvement..

In this short but concise course I would like to discuss how to become a better presenter and public speaker.


This class will help you understand how to prepare for a presentation or public speaking engagement, how to improve your presentation during the presentation as well as how to find ways to calm yourself for the big day.

Some of the topics that we will discuss are:

  • What is an elevator speech and its importance
  • We will look at elements of a good elevator speech
  • We will discuss the 4 steps to developing an effective elevator speech and some tips to improve on the
  • Presentation basics
  • Getting to know your audience
  • The 4 steps of creating an engaging presentation
  • Preparation
  • Knowing your Audience
  • Presentation
  • Using Testimonies
  • Listening
  • Accepting Pauses
  • Call to Action
  • Asking for the Sale
  • The 5 Must have in any Persuasive Presentation
  • How to build the presentation and more….

Therefore do not wait, start your path towards becoming a better presenter.... enroll now!


This course is for anyone looking to improve their public speaking or presenting skills, abilities....

There are no pre-requisites for this class, it is designed for the true beginner and even the most skilled presenter can pickup something from it.


Remember we get back what we put into things....

“Let thy speech be better than silence, or be silent.”

Dionysius Of Halicarnassus  


Don't forget to grab the BONUS!!!

Who is the target audience?
  • Anyone looking to improve in public speaking or giving presentations
Compare to Other Public Speaking Courses
Curriculum For This Course
33 Lectures
Presenter in Me - The Foundation
7 Lectures 18:31

Get started with the presenter in me series, this lecture will help you understand an overview and the basics.

Preview 01:17

Maybe you wonder why learn about presenting or public speaking.  This lesson will go over some ideas as to why it is important to learn about public speaking and presenting.

Why Learn About Presenting?

Why are Presenting and Public Speaking Skills so Important?

The next three lessons will go over how to prepare yourself for a great presentation.

Prepareness Needs for Presenting and or Public Speaking

Additional Preparation Needs

The Presenter in Me Preparation Continuation

This lesson will help you understand how to deliver your presentation and steps to help you overcome some obstacles.

How to Deliver Your Presentation?

Test your basic understanding of presenting and public speaking

Presentation Basics
2 questions
How to Captivate Your Audience
7 Lectures 21:21

This lesson goes over what is an elevator speech and why you need one

Preview 01:51

This lesson explains what would make a perfect elevator speech.

The Perfect Speech

The following 4 classes cover the 4 steps to a great speech

The 4 Steps to Creating "THE" Speech - (One)

The 4 Steps to Creating "THE" Speech - (Two)

The 4 Steps to Creating "THE" Speech - (Three)

The 4 Steps to Creating "THE" Speech - (Four)

This is a great lesson as it goes over some great tips to improving your speech

Preview 03:03

Test your grasp

Perfecting the Speech
2 questions
How to Build an Engaging Presentation
7 Lectures 25:16

This class discusses the basics of creating a great engaging presentation.

Preview 02:30

One of the 1st steps in any presentation is knowing your audience and understanding who they are.

Learning About Your Audience

This lesson covers 4 great steps to improve any presentation.

The 4 Steps to a Better Presentation

The 4 Steps to a Better Presentation Continuation

This lesson goes over how to get your presentation technically better to maximize attention.

How to get Technically Prepared - The Technical Side

This lesson goes over some quick tips and ideas on your presentation.

Quick Advice on Your Presentation

Building Your Presentation Summary

Quickly test or review the presentation module

A Better Presentation
2 questions
A Persuasive Sales Presentation
11 Lectures 27:27

What is a sales presentation and why have one?

Preview 01:01

1st question to ask on a sales presentation is who will be there, figure out why.

Do you Have the Right People at The Presentation?

This lesson goes over your audience and how to make sure that you understand who they are.

Knowing Your Presentation's Audience

This lesson goes over some of the objections that you might face.

Know Your Objections

Know Your Objections (2nd Part)

After delivering your presentation, what should be your next step.

What Should Be Your Next Steps?

This lesson goes over why you should be listening even though you are the presenter.

The Biggest Part of Your Presentation - (Listening)

Learn About Pauses

Learn all about having effective call to actions.

Call 2 Action

Additional Elements

Test your understanding

A Persuasive Sales Presentation
2 questions
1 Lecture 00:03

As a Bonus, please grab these motivational and inspirational images and quotes.

About the Instructor
Julio A Lara
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Trained by Topline Business Solutions CEO, Martin Howey. Topline systems have been producing results in a range of companies from mom and pops to Fortune 500 companies. As a member of Topline I am a member of a group of over 1300 consultants in over 30 countries and over 46 years of business advising experience. Hoping that my experience will be able to assist you and help you reach your goals.