Critical Communications: Storytelling & Presentations 10

Course Code
4170424

Motivating and persuading your colleagues and customers through storytelling is a powerful way to bring about impactful change and growth. It's important for leaders to understand their audience's needs and preferences so they can provide an approach that  resonates with them. At its core, storytelling is about articulating a story and building a presentation that captures your audience's attention, imagination and engagement. It can be used to build relationships, influence decisions, solve problems, and create meaningful connections between people.

  • Start Date April 29
  • Time Sun 5:00pm - 5:00pm (PDT)
  • Duration 16 Hours
  • Program Type Open-Enrollment/Public
  • Certificate Type FlexCert
  • Format Self-Paced Online
  • CEUs 1.6
  • PDUs 16
  • Fees $1,310

Motivating and persuading your colleagues and customers through storytelling is a powerful way to bring about impactful change and growth. It's important for leaders to understand their audience's needs and preferences so they can provide an approach that  resonates with them. At its core, storytelling is about articulating a story and building a presentation that captures your audience's attention, imagination and engagement. It can be used to build relationships, influence decisions, solve problems, and create meaningful connections between people.

Critical Communications: Storytelling & Presentations 10

Program Experience

In this workshop, you will learn techniques for motivating and persuading your professional colleagues and customers in presentations and status reports. The course emphasizes techniques and exercises to overcome anxiety, define message content, control your voice and physical presence, and energize your presentations.

Create strategies that lead to successful outcomes as you leverage the power of compelling storytelling into your presentation for more effective communicators in any setting. With this tool in your arsenal, you can ensure your message is heard with maximum impact. 

Benefits

You will learn to:

  • Identify the key parts of a memorable presentation

  • Identify the purpose of the presentation

  • Determine your audience’s perspective

  • Layout an approach and content for the presentation

  • Use presentation techniques that wow your audience

  • Use storytelling to enhance the richness of your presentations

Topics
  • The key parts of a memorable presentation

  • The purpose of the presentation

  • Understanding your audience’s perspective

  • Building content for the presentation

  • Using storytelling to enhance the richness of your presentations

Who Should Attend

This course is ideal for anyone who needs to develop their presentation skills, become more comfortable speaking in front of groups or sell ideas to others. Whether a front-line manager or senior executive, this course will help you articulate presentations and storytelling.

Schedule

Online (Course # 4170424)

Course Duration Self-Paced Online
Critical Communications: Storytelling & Presentations 10
4 Weeks

April 29, 2024 release; completes May 26, 2024

Parent Program

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  • Self-Paced Online
  • FlexCert

Instructors

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David Shostak

Systems Engineering, Aerospace Project Management