Inform, Influence & Inspire
Perhaps the two most reassuring messages we can give to those who lack confidence or are fearful of public speaking are:
1. You are not alone. We have trained heads of government departments, bank directors, CEOs of major corporations, amongst others. They all came to us because, even though they were great at their jobs, when they were asked to speak, they felt at a loss.
2. You can fix it. There are very, very few people who are naturally gifted speakers. It's not a skill most of us are born with. But it is a skill. So like most skills it can be learnt, practiced and acquired.
And that is precisely what we do in our training. We provide our clients with 2 sets of communications and presentation skills.
A. Performance Skills: where we show you how to outsmart fear, and deliver your messages looking as if you are totally in command, confident and speak with authority.
B. Communications Skills: we have developed our own unique system to create a dynamic structure in minutes. Using this system, you can whip up a 30 minute speech or a 60 second pitch. And you can be sure that you have covered all your important messages.
So we strengthen you at two levels: what you say and how you say it.
We also prepare outstanding speeches to meet any public speaking needs.
Our clients are amongst the top 25 business leaders in Australia, as well as political leaders and distinguished professionals.
What they are saying about us
"A revelation!!! Thanks heaps for sharing fabulous sets of skills. The presentation of a system was also very effective rather than just a conglomeration of speaking and presentation tips." Dept. Premier and Cabinet, State Government of Victoria
“I am the CEO of a $100 million local government based in the Pilbara, the economic power house of Australia. My message was not always hitting the target.
Presentation Strategies changed that. Presentation Strategies delivered beyond my expectations. I am now equipped with the tools and the confidence to handle any communication situation.
I urge anybody that is required to communicate clearly, concisely and authentically to engage them to provide you with the skills to do so.” (more)
Jeff Breen CEO Shire Of Ashburton WA
"Augustine and Rosalie Zycher of Presentation Strategies are outstanding speechwriters and communications consultants. Without fail, they have produced great results for us over many years. Their training and services are invaluable for anyone who wants to communicate successfully." Naomi Milgrom AO Executive Chair & CEO Sportsgirl Sussan Group
"The course was fantastic! Thank you for helping me to achieve the confidence to speak in front of a group of people." NAB Private Bank
"Presentation Strategies shows you how to take a massive amount of material and reduce it to the key messages, and then they show you how to deliver these messages so you feel you have your audience in the palm of your hand!" Michael Tortoni, Artistic Director,Melbourne International Jazz Festival
|Presentation Strategies has a unique brand of coaching that combines both effective communication and performance skills. This means that our public speaking courses can assist you in two ways at the same time. Learn how to:
- Make powerful presentations
- Deliver a compelling pitch for sales, networking
- Deal with fear of public speaking
- Reduce reliance on PowerPoint
- Improve business communication skills
- Enhance body language to appear authoritative and confident
- Increase vocal impact
- Australian Government - Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations
- State Government of Victoria - Department of Premier and Cabinet
- The Sussan Group – Sportsgirl, Sussan, Suzanne Grae
- Shire of Ashburton, Pilbara WA
- Vale (mining company)
- Commonwealth Bank, Corporate Financial Services
- NAB Private Bank, National Australia Bank
- NAB Institutional Banking, Energy & Utilities, National Australia Bank
- Better Place
- Yum International – KFC, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell
- University of Melbourne
- The Besen Family Foundation
- Melbourne International Jazz Festival
- Drake International
- Teva Pharmaceutical Industries
- Ego Pharmaceuticals
- Dexxon Pharmaceuticals
- World Vision
- Mission Australia
- Sacred Heart Mission
|We offer 4 different 1-Day Group Workshops in developing effective communication and presentation skills. Train staff to improve communications and performance. Workshops in:
- Presentations & Communications Skills
- Creative Thinking and Clear Speaking
- Women in Business-Communications Skills
|Presentation Strategies takes care of all your speech making needs. We:
- Write speeches or PowerPoint presentations for you
- Improve your existing speech or PowerPoint
- Train you in techniques of effective speech-writing
- Train you in dynamic and impressive delivery
We give individuals the presentation skills and tools to be able to express their vision clearly and motivate others to share and achieve it together. We equip leaders and senior executives with the skills to inform, influence and inspire.
Two specialized coaches work with you in Executive Personal Coaching or Group Workshops.
With our presentation and communication skills training, you will learn to:
- Be clear, concise and convincing
- Present to an audience of any size in any situation, even with only a few moments notice
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