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During the Covid-19 outbreak, the Chamber is offering a range of digital events and webinars to support business.

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Introduction to Business Presentation Skills – Kickstart Scheme

Introduction to Business Presentation Skills – Kickstart Scheme

@ Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce Delivered Online Edinburgh Midlothian EH2 2LE

5th August, 2021 09:30-12:30 Training 125.00-150.00
Overview
Having the ability to competently prepare and confidently deliver a business presentation is a key skill that will benefit your current and future career prospects.  Many job descriptions now identify presentation skills as an essential requirement for success.  This half day workshop delivers essential training on how to research, construct and deliver a professional business presentation with confidence.  You will learn how seasoned performers consistently deliver coherent and interesting presentations, how to engage with your audience, manage your levels of stress and anxiety and tell your story.

Who should attend
Individuals new to the world of work and those moving into a role where delivery of business presentations may be required will find this workshop particularly useful. If you are nervous about speaking to a group this workshop will show you how.

Learning Outcomes
  • Prepare a presentation with confidence
  • Use story-boarding techniques to build a powerful story
  • Open, deliver and close a presentation maintaining composure, interest and audience participation
  • Design and use appropriate visual aids and technology
  • Manage nerves and stress before and during a business presentation
  • Handle questions, including those you are unable to answer at the time
  • How to use your voice, appropriate tonality and body language
  • The differences between virtual and in-person presentation delivery
Course Director: Mark Mackenzie Smith

Train your team:
This course can be delivered on site for corporate teams and tailored to your specific requirements. For details contact training@edinburghchamber.co.uk
The ECC training experience:
Expert trainers - Passionate specialists who keep up to date with the latest trends in their field
Quality delivery - Trainers are assessed annually on the quality of their delivery and delegate engagement
Practical training methods - Theory and practical based training to take back to the office
Small class sizes - No more than 15 people to ensure you get the most from our trainers
Wide breadth of topics - ECC offer over 40 different essential business training courses covering everything from Leadership and Management through to Digital and International Trade
3 learning levels – Beginner /Introductory, Intermediate and Advanced
 
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