Presentation Skills for Technical Professionals (APPEL-PSTP)
Successful persuasion depends on the ability to present with confidence and authenticity. For a technical workforce, this calls for developing an advanced set of skills that are broadly applicable in contexts ranging from team meetings to senior leader briefings to professional conferences before larger audiences. This course will give participants a practical understanding of effective public speaking skills, covering a range of issues including: tools for persuasion, nonverbal communication, storytelling tactics, and performance techniques to manage anxiety. Learning methods include instruction, discussion, video clip demonstrations, and interactive exercises and simulations that integrate visual aids.
All technical professionals and managers at every level who must persuade others through talking.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to: