Course ID: PIZZAZ

Will the Audience Throw Eggs? – How to Present with Professionalism & Pizzazz

As a CPA, you will inevitably give presentations. The level of formality may vary from informal staff meetings to formal Board of Director meetings. The size of the audience may vary from three people for an audit to 300 people for a company-wide briefing. In every situation, the audience will judge your credibility as a CPA (and as a manager or executive) based on your ability to present. You need to be prepared.This course will review techniques for both the beginner and intermediate speaker, and show you how to give polished presentations with professionalism and pizzazz. The instructor will create a comfortable, fun learning environment.


LEARNING OBJECTIVES
  • Overcome nervousness and appear confident
  • Understand the importance of sharing stories and examples
  • Become a polished speaker by learning practical techniques for telling stories
  • Preparing efficiently and balancing your time

MAJOR TOPICS
  • Presenting with confidence
  • Specific techniques to get (and keep) the audiences attention
  • Recognizing the similarities and differences between small and large group presentations
  • Sharing stories and examples (people remember stories when they remember nothing else)
  • Informal versus formal presentations

DESIGNED FOR
All

FIELD OF STUDY
Communications

PREREQUISITES
People who give presentations or lead meetings

COURSE PRODUCER
Business Learning Institute

CPE CREDITS
8.0

LEVEL
Intermediate

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