Your Instructor: Andrea Byrne
Course Description: This comprehensive course is designed to empower individuals with the skills and knowledge necessary to cultivate executive presence and master effective presentation techniques. Executive presence is a critical factor in leadership success, and polished presentation skills are essential for communicating ideas with impact and influence. Participants will explore the nuances of executive presence, learn how to command attention, and acquire strategies for delivering compelling presentations. By the end of this course, students will possess the confidence and skills needed to excel in high-stakes situations and leave a lasting impression.
Course Duration: This course is a 4-week program, consisting of 4 two-hour sessions. It is designed to be delivered as a series of live sessions with interactive activities, hands-on exercises, and personalised coaching. Participants are encouraged to apply the skills learned in real-world scenarios and receive feedback for continuous improvement.
Understand the concept of executive presence.
• Define executive presence and its importance in leadership.
• Recognise the key components of executive presence, including communication, gravitas, and appearance.
Develop and enhance executive presence.
• Learn techniques to project confidence, authority, and authenticity.
• Practice effective body language, vocal delivery, and interpersonal communication.
Master presentation skills for impactful communication.
• Understand the structure of a compelling presentation.
• Learn techniques for engaging and persuading an audience.
Handle high-stakes situations with poise.
• Develop strategies for remaining composed under pressure.
• Learn how to navigate challenging Q&A sessions and unexpected situations.
Throughout the course, participants will engage in role-playing, case studies, peer feedback, and interactive discussions to reinforce their learning. By the end of the course, they will have the skills and confidence to exude executive presence and deliver impactful presentations in a variety of professional settings.