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Intro to Public Speaking

Conquer your fear and enhance your communication skills with this interactive workshop, where you'll learn practical techniques to communicate more effectively in various scenarios. Gain personalized guidance from experienced presenters to boost your comfort and effectiveness in public speaking.

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What you'll learn in this public speaking class:

Conquer your fear of public speaking and become a master communicator with this public speaking workshop. Learn the skills you'll need to communicate better and start practicing them in the classroom.

Overcome your fear of public speaking and enhance your communication skills through our comprehensive workshop. In this interactive class, you'll learn practical techniques to communicate more effectively, starting with hands-on exercises in a workshop setting.

Public speaking extends beyond formal presentations; it includes leading meetings, impromptu speaking to a group, and convincing clients through persuasive negotiation. Additionally, there are presentations to superiors and various other scenarios to navigate.

This workshop guides you in tailoring your presentations to diverse audiences and individuals within those audiences and teaches you the art of creating a compelling outline and seamlessly translating it into a PowerPoint presentation within seconds.

The class will explore maximizing the use of the physical space, setup, and your personal attributes such as voice and gestures. A significant amount of class time is dedicated to live presentation practice, where you'll be encouraged to deliver a concise presentation (under 5 minutes). If you choose to bring a PowerPoint presentation or handouts, the instructor will provide valuable coaching on their effective use. Expect personalized guidance from an experienced presenter, aimed at boosting your comfort and effectiveness in public speaking.

Learn more about Intro to Public Speaking at Career Centers.

Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

Also available in-person in NYC

Syllabus

Part 1

  • Reading and assessing your audience
  • Understanding perception styles
  • Identifying the perception styles of an audience
  • How to explain anything to anyone
    • Brain-based learning: Learning how the two hemispheres of the brain work

Part 2

  • The Mortal Sins of Public Speaking
    • What they are
    • How to avoid them
  • Using your voice effectively
    • Adding variety to vocal patterns
  • Using the tools that you have at hand
  • Structuring your presentation
  • Preparing and using resources such as handouts/notes
  • Presentation Skills - PowerPoint Modle
    • PowerPoint Hot Productivity Tips
    • PowerPoint Presenter Tools
    • Using Excel within PowerPoint

Part 3

  • Presentation Skills - Live Practice
  • Get personalized coaching

Refund Policy

  • Students may cancel up to 11 business days before the class/program start date and receive a refund, less the registration fee (10% of the undiscounted course price).
  • Cancellations within 11 business days are not permitted, but students may reschedule up to 4 business days before the class start date.

For cancellations and reschedules, please email us at [email protected]

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