Programmes


Open Enrollment Programmes for Your Professional Development

Presentation Skills and Image Management

More often than not, business transactions, investments and strategic decisions are made based upon the quality of face-to-face interaction and presentations. It is therefore critical to capture your audience’s attention not only with words but with every action, inclusive of your dress, image and personal brand. It is vital to master the concepts of image management and presentation skills which are powerful and paramount to personal and professional success. 

Having the ability to effectively communicate is a valuable skill which can improve your opportunities for professional success at any level within the organization. Equip yourself with a talent that will help you to stand out and impress critical decision makers, while accelerating your progress to achieve your professional goals. 

Effective communication and image management are intricately linked and has an undeniable impact on individual and organizational success.Every opportunity to make your best impression could mean the difference between success and failure. Ensure that the delivery of both your message and yourself to your audience seals the deal.

 

OBJECTIVES

On conclusion of this training exercise participants will be able to: 

  • Develop the confidence and skills necessary to cement a great first impression.
  • Develop and deliver a successful presentation.
  • Use different medium of communicating the same message to different audiences.
  • Sharpen the skills required for effective social and corporate etiquette.
  • Develop techniques for continuously reviewing and improving communication and presentation skills.

  

CONTENT

The following areas will be covered in the programme:

 

  • Effective Communication Techniques
  • Understanding the Diversity of your Audience
  • Planning and Preparing for the Presentation
  • Techniques for Effective Delivery
  • Defining Corporate Image
  • Improving Body Language and Communication Skills
  • Grooming and Dressing for Corporate Success
  • Business Etiquette

  

TARGET GROUP

The workshop is targeted to persons who would like to develop their confidence and ability to effectively present themselves to an audience while catering to the specific needs of that audience. The ideal participant for this programme may be someone who often times is called upon to explain findings, pitch a new project or report on an existing initiative.

  

METHODOLOGY

This three day initiative will utilise a highly interactive methodology designed to actively prepare participants to identify their own presentation style and make improvements where necessary. From the outset participants will be individually assessed and provided with feedback designed to enhance their ability to improve. Throughout the programme participants will be introduced to several concepts, however emphasis will be placed on the practical side of the programme.

 

LOCATION, DATE AND TIME

Conference and Training Facility, Sagicor Cave Hill School of Business and Management, Cave Hill, Barbados

March 6-8, 2017

9:00am – 4:30pm

 

PROGRAMME COST

The programme fee of BDS$750.00/USD$375.00 is payable prior to the first day of the programme. The inclusive fee ensures unlimited access to programme materials, professionally catered breaks and lunch.

 

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Monday, 27th February, 2017