The ability to confidently make a presentation to an audience can prove to be extremely valuable on many occasions. Yet, public speaking is one of the top fears of human beings, along side with fear of heights and fear of death. Present Like a Boss With Design Thinking is a comprehensive course that builds the foundations, imparts this fundamental skill, from preparation, technical know-how, practical tips to advanced techniques to help participants overcome the fear of public speaking and transform them into effective presenters.
Upon completion of this workshop, participants will be able to;
Leaders, managers, supervisors, business owners and professionals who wish to level up their public speaking skills to be more engaging and influential in their presentations.
Design Thinking Methodology for Public Speaking
I. Getting insights through empathy
I. Three considerations of a problem
II. Getting to the root
I. Guidelines for Problem Solving
II. 4 Approaches
III. GROUP concept
I. Types of Prototype
II. Steps to Prototype
Managing Emotions for Public Speaking
a. Managing anxiety
b. Handling emotions
c. Ways to move an Audience
Presenting with a Purpose
e. Decision making
Effective Use of Communication Techniques
a. Choice of words
b. Tonality, tempo & speed
c. Eye Contact
Body Language that Builds Trust
b. Stage presence
c. Opening pose
d. Authoritative gestures
e. General gestures
a. Appealing to the senses
b. Free tools
c. Templates for presentations
Alvin Quah graduated with a Bachelor Accountancy degree from Nanyang Technological University. He first taste of training was with an IT company in 2000 when he was a software consultant. Since then, he has been passionate about training.
He has also conducted seminars on change management for fast-moving consumer goods, banks and large telecom companies in Singapore. He also offers certification courses to certify NLP practitioners, NLP coaches, TimeLineTherapy® practitioners and team building mentoring courses.
Alvin is a registered member of ABNLP (American Neurolinguistic Programming Council), TLT (TimeLine Therapy® Association) and Master Team Trainer registered with the International Team Building Association (ITBAS).