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Description

Deliver engaging and inspirational presentations, and discover your identity as a public speaker.

Outline

Presentations are an almost daily occurrence in the business world, so the need to present with confidence and clarity is vital to professional success. 

This course will help you connect with an audience through presence, humor, precision, spontaneity, and purpose. You will learn how to build an effective presentation using key messages and questions, and how to distill concepts into easily understood ideas. Additionally, you will develop your stage presence and eliminate anxiety through exercises in breath, enunciation, emphasis, and timing.

Through group and individual coaching, you will learn how to overcome the dread of presenting and embrace effective communication.

Course Outcomes

At the end of this course, you’ll be able to:

  • connect with your audience and motivate them to action.
  • understand the basic tenets of storytelling and how to use them to enhance your presentations.
  • refine your body language and voice while presenting.
  • develop coping strategies for managing nervousness.
  • read your audience and keep them engaged.
  • build dynamic visual materials into your presentation.

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Section Title
Presenting with Impact
Type
Online
Days
T, W
Time
9:00AM to 12:00PM
Dates
Jun 15, 2021 to Jun 16, 2021
Campus
Online
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
6.0
Location
  • Online
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Course fee non-credit $420.00
University of Minnesota Employee non-credit $210.00
Potential Discount(s)
Section Details
Contact:  612-625-2900 - ccapsreg@umn.edu
Section Title
Presenting with Impact
Type
Online
Days
Th, F
Time
9:00AM to 12:00PM
Dates
Nov 11, 2021 to Nov 12, 2021
Campus
Online
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
6.0
Location
  • Online
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fee(s)
Course fee non-credit $420.00
University of Minnesota Employee non-credit $210.00
Potential Discount(s)
Section Details
Contact:  612-625-2900 - ccapsreg@umn.edu
Section Title
Presenting with Impact
Type
Classroom
Days
T
Time
9:00AM to 4:00PM
Dates
Jun 14, 2022
Campus
Twin Cities
Building
Continuing Education & Conference Center
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
6.0
Location
Delivery Options
Classroom  
Course Fee(s)
Course fee non-credit $420.00
University of Minnesota Employee non-credit $210.00
Potential Discount(s)
Section Details
Contact:  612-625-2900 - ccapsreg@umn.edu
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