Professional Development Workshop: Presentation Skills

Do you want to improve your presentation skills?  Whether it is a job talk, department meeting, donor meeting, or a national conference, these tools will assist you in presenting yourself in a manner than can build confidence and increase your effectiveness tailored to your audience.  Join Dana Band for a day-long interactive workshop.  You will:

  • Learn a process to prepare for a variety of presentation opportunities
  • Apply a model to organize and prioritize your material
  • Apply PowerPoint guidelines for increased retention
  • Prepare to participate on a panel
  • Manage question-and-answer segments with confidence and control
  • Use stories to make presentations more vivid and memorable
  • Use visualizing to clarify ideas and boost retention
  • Engage your audience to hold their attention and gain buy-in
  • Deliver strong openings that grab your audience’s attention
  • Close in memorable ways that spark action

Participants should come prepared with a current presentation–one they have just given or one that they will be presenting in the near future.

$95 Registration Fee* includes breakfast and lunch, plus access to the Dana Band Group’s STAND OUT Video Presentation Library for a year!
*Add 2.2% processing fee for credit card payments for a total of $97.09.

Name of Attendee
Institutional Affiliation

Checks should be payable to ABPD and mailed to:
Barbara Juknialis
Administrative Director, ABPD
10900 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland OH 44106-4976
Please include the name and institutional affiliation of each attendee.

This workshop is supported by generous donations from the following: