Course Outline

 
 

Module 1: Introducing Yourself

Unit 1: Self-Introduction Basics

Unit 2: Classroom Introductions

Unit 3: Professional Soundbites

Unit 4: Meeting Introductions

Unit 5: Speaker Introductions

Module 2: Calming Your Nerves

Unit 1: Overcoming Speaker’s Anxiety

Unit 2: Deep Breathing

Unit 3: Share Your Passion

Module 3: Asked to Speak? Now What?

Unit 1: Fastest Way to Create a Speech

Unit 2: Guest Speaker Preparation

Unit 3: Audience Analysis

Module 4: Organization

Unit 1: Make Your Point Stick

Unit 2: Rule of Three

Unit 3: Opening and Closings

Unit 4: Speech Endings

Unit 5: Timing

Module 5: Storytelling

Unit 1: Everyday Storytelling

Unit 2: Starting Your Story

Unit 3: Enhancing Your Story

Unit 4: Ending Your Story

Module 6: Make It Memorable

Unit 1: Memorable Speeches

Unit 2: Audience Interaction

Unit 3: Use Humor

Unit 4: Make People Laugh

Unit 5: Avoid Humor Mistakes

Module 7: Delivery

Unit 1: Sounding Conversational

Unit 2: Eye Contact

Unit 3: Gestures

Unit 4: Vocal Variety

Unit 5: Pauses

Unit 6: Disfluencies

Unit 7: Voice Warm-Ups

Unit 8: Diction

Unit 9: Microphone Use

Module 8: Slide Preparation

Unit 1: Power Visual Communication

Unit 2: The Rules Part 1

Unit 3: The Rules Part 2

Unit 4: Headline, Titles and Takeaways

Unit 5: Making Better Graphs, Tables and Charts

Unit 6: Before and After Examples