Presentation Skills Training

This March Working Voices’ spotlight is focused on presentation skills, a group of skills we all possess but which we can always improve on. Presentation skills training is at the core of what we do, and whatever your level, we can make you a better presenter.

Presentation Skills Training Videos

Watch some free tips from our presentation skills digital course notes on how to sharpen your presentation skills, articulate more effectively, use body language fully and command presence with the appropriate use of voice and tone.

All these clips are available free when you book our foundation presentation skills course.

Presentation Skills Training Posts

We’ve selected five of our blogs relating to articulation, dress sense, and speaking with confidence.

Going Off Message

I wanted to write a blog today addressing some issues with presentation skills, as that’s March’s theme at Working Voices, but I was struggling to find anything in the news not related to the ongoing situation in Ukraine and more specifically, Crimea. What I did find in the Huffington Post was a clip of Russia … Continued

How To Dress For Presentations

I often get asked what you should wear for an important meeting or how to dress for presentations. Ask yourself, how do you want to come across to your audience? Formal or casual, authoritative or approachable?  What will your audience be wearing? You don’t want to alienate them through being too formal, but you want … Continued

Michael Bay, Samsung, and an Autocue

Poor old Michael Bay. That’s not a sentiment you’re likely to see on screen or in print that often, so I thought I’d kick off this blog with a simple expression of sympathy. This famously aggressive director of famously mindless films found himself lost for words at the CES event in Las Vegas this week, … Continued

Know What You’re Saying Before You Present

Yesterday on UK breakfast television, something went wrong, if only a little wrong. Whilst presenting the national weather, long time BBC weather report Carol Kirkwood seemingly pressed her plunger one time too many, resulting in the temperature chart reverting to default. 99 degrees Celsius was predicted to engulf the country. Having lived in England all … Continued

Presenting Articulately

“The opposite of love is not hate, it’s indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it’s indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, it’s indifference. And the opposite of life is not death, it’s indifference.” –       Elie Wiesel   We’ve all been there, or seen someone who’s been there – addressing an audience … Continued

Presentation Skills Training Resources

For a more detailed understanding of presentation skills, take a look at some recommended books from our resource library.

Speak with Power and Confidence

Speak with Power and Confidence

- By Patrick Collins

This book gives sound advice on the fundamentals of presenting such as using your voice, choosing your words and understanding your body language. In later chapters it covers communicating in different scenarios such as meetings, interviews, presentations and Q&A sessions.

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