The course on Presentation Zen goes into a deep dive, experiential way of learning presentation dynamics and goes beyond the techniques of presenting into the actual story telling format for delivering any message to any audience. The course will discuss narrative and the visual design strategies that clarify the role of the presenter and the presentation, giving a cohesive overview of how they interact. Framework and best practices on storytelling that leads to compelling visual presentations that stay in the memory will be discussed. Students will receive guidance on how to choose a story for a particular situation model that will enable and ensure commercial success of their product.
We pair you with a mentor who has extensive professional and academic knowledge of the field. You’ll have one-on-one conversations with him or her, and receive useful feedback on improving your work.
Each week, you’ll complete a series of videos, quizzes, slideshows and projects through our online platform – available to access at any time. Scheduling time for a mentoring session is just as flexible.
Our mentors are here to keep you motivated, answer questions, provide feedback, and help deepen your understanding of essential tools and techniques.
■ Design and delivery
■ Hook,Look, and book principle
■ Misconception about making connections
■ Presenting bad news
■ Presenting to a hostile audience and Handling tough Q&A
■ Origin and importance of EI
■ EI competencies
■ Personal Competencies
■ Social Competencies
■ Gravitas blunders
■ How to deepen Gravitas
■ Appearance and Communication
■ Ability to read an audience
■ Banter and body language
■ How Stories Influences everyday choices
■ The power of stories in business/product Leadership
■ Using the structure to build the story
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