Presentation skills are so important. Studies show that the biggest #1 fear people have is public speaking- (yes even more than death!) In the Book of Lists public speaking was #1 and death was #3! This is the course for you- and almost 2000 people have taken this program.
In this program Shawn Doyle CSP, a professional speaker will share with you the presentation skills and tools that professional speakers use to hit it out of the park every time. In the course of a few short hours you will learn how to take your presentations from “Oww!" to “Wow!"- from a dull boring presentation to a great one.
In video clips, audio clips, checklists, and planning sheets you will learn how to become a great presenter. If you want to advance in your career, impress people you work with or sell more, then you need to learn to massively improve your presentation skills and be a great presenter. Certified Professional Speaker Shawn Doyle will give you the tools tips and techniques on exactly how to do this how in this fun and engaging program. This program will get you ready to own the room!
In this short video Shawn Doyle talks about why being able to present well is so important. He also gives you a short preview of the program and what you can expect.
In this video Shawn Doyle CSP talks about the importance of objectives and identifying in advance what you want to achieve. After all you cant hit a target if you don't know what it is. Another important question you need to ask is- what does the audience want to walk away with? Make sure to look at the added bonus- an objectives worksheet. Make sure to download this valuable tool.
An important area professional speakers focus on knowing the audience they are speaking to. You will learn from Shawn the key questions to ask in order to properly prepare. He had also included an audience analysis worksheet to use in your preparation for a presentation. If you like this program please provide a review so other know about it!
The most challenging part of creating a presentation for many people is how to organize the material. In this section Shawn provides a clear and easy to use step by step process for building your presentation. He also outlines the importance of a strong opening and a strong close and examples of each to consider.
In a continuation of the structure of a presentation, Shawn provides additional ideas of how to build and organize your content, as well as techniques for refining and editing your presentation to make it flow more effectively. Check out two added bonus items a presentation outline form and a building blcoks checklist.
We have all seen good presentations that where negatively impacted by the space they were in. Shawn gives you tips and techniques from a professional speaker for dealing with the space, as well as understanding that space is actually part of the presentation.
Franklin D Roosevelt said " the only thing we have to fear is fear itself." It seems for many people the only thing they have to fear is public speaking and presenting. Shawn gives you tips and techniques for overcoming the fear of speaking to help you be much more confident and competent any time you present.
As a speaker one of the tools you are working with is your body. Bad or distracting body language can derail a good presentation. Shawn talks about the body and how it can help drive your message home and the one tool you should never use when presenting. Additionally you will learn the "secret weapon" for connecting with your audience.
A musician has an instrument that they play. A speaker has an instrument, and it is their voice. In this segment Shawn covers all of the aspects of the voice that you need to consider and polish.Great speakers have vocal variety and this information helps you develop yours.
Some people when they present just seem to make a magic connection and I am sure you have seen it happen. The question is how does it happen. In this section Shawn will help uncover the mindset that allows speakers to truly connect with an audience. If you like this program please provide a review so other know about it!
Its sad, but many people use and abuse PowerPoint in the front of the room. In this section, Shawn Doyle shares with you the key "dos and don'ts" for using Power Point. He also covers a concept about Power Point that can dramatically improve the use and effectiveness of this tool. .
For the last 26 years, Shawn Doyle CSP, has spent his time developing and implementing training programs on sales, team building, communication, creativity and leadership. Some clients include Pfizer,Zippo, Guidepost, Comcast, Lockheed Martin, Charter Media, IBM, Kraft, The Marines, Microsoft, The Ladders, and The Los Alamos National Defense Laboratory.
From 2000- 2003 Shawn co-founded a highly successful Corporate University for Comcast Cable - a Fortune One Hundred company.
He is a member of The Toastmasters International and The National Speakers Association. Shawn is a CSP (Certified Speaking Professional) as designated by the National Speakers Association. Only 8% of speakers the world are CSP’s.
He is the author of 15 books some of which include: The Ten Foundations of Motivation (iUniverse) , Sales Science ( Café Press), The Manager’s Pocket Guide to Motivating Employees ( HRD Press) The Managers Pocket Guide to Training ( HRD Press) Juiced!- How to be more creative in business and in life! ( Café Press) as well as 2 Months to Motivation!( Anfang Jeztz Publishing) , Jumpstart Your Motivation ( Sound Wisdom) The Soul Survivor ( Destiny Image) Jumpstart Your Leadership ( Sound Wisdom – 2013) and Jumpstart Your Creativity ( Sound Wisdom 2013)