Aimed at anyone who needs to communicate/present with confidence, including technical people and introverts. This course is based around interaction and feedback. By the end of the session delegates will have the confidence to speak in their own character, the ability to write great content and techniques for engaging their audience.
|Dates||4 Jul 2017 - This event is in the past.|
|Opening times||9:30 - 5:00|
|Venue||Eagle Labs, 7-8 Clifton Court, Cherry Hinton Road, CB1 7BN|
|Organiser name||Sarah L Gleadell|
|Availability||8 places available.|
Who is this 1 day course aimed at?
Anyone who needs to communicate/present in confidence, including technical people and introverts
By the end of the session delegates will have:
- the confidence to speak in their own character
- the ability to write great content
- techniques for engaging their audience
This course is based around interaction and feedback. Each delegate brings a 10 minute presentation on any subject they like, to be delivered in the afternoon.
Who I am, what we’re going to do
Let’s Get Started
Write and deliver a short pitch
First feedback from me
How to improve quickly
Level 1 – Groundwork
Creating great material
Powerpoint – a dangerous tool
Level 2 – Delivery
The science of nerves versus confidence
Engaging the audience effectively
Level 3 – Advanced Techniques
How to appear witty and brilliant
Handling tricky audience members
Level 4 – Let’s See What You’ve Got
Edit and rehearse the presentations
The presentations are delivered
Wrap It Up
What was learnt – the key elements
Feedback and advice via email is available post course.
Maximum number: 8 delegates
Course duration: 1 day
This course is delivered by Jon Torrens
About Jon Torrens
Jon’s worked as a designer (and experienced the joy of deadlines) at games companies including Sony and Electronic Arts, and now he helps people communicate with confidence. He also worked as a professional stand-up comic for a few years, so he knows how to engage and motivate.
Cambridge Network's Learning Collaboration works on behalf of local employers to organise training and management development for their staff. Set up by the Network in conjunction with local HR Directors, our aim is to provide all Cambridge Network members and organisations with improved access to high quality, shared training courses at value-for-money prices.