Better Business Presentations July 26, 2017

Business leadership demands the ability to connect with and influence others. Whether you are speaking to four people in a boardroom or 400 people in a ballroom, this customized workshop will show you how to engage your audience with clarity, passion and purpose. It will reframe your thinking about what it means to be a persuasive presenter. Participants will learn proven storytelling skills and receive individual critique and encouragement on their performance and presentation structure. Participants will gain self-confidence by delivering presentations using proven methods for preparing and delivering presentations that reflect who you are as a leader and communicator of ideas.

In this workshop, you will:

  • Receive feedback on your performance and presentation structure
  • Learn how to structure a presentation for maximum impact
  • Learn to communicate with clarity, credibility and self-confidence

Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Building confidence and overcoming nervousness
  • The keys to engaging an audience: preparation, practice and delivery
  • Proven storytelling techniques

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This CapU Exec Ed workshop has been accredited by CPHR BC & YK (Chartered Professionals in Human Resources of British Columbia & Yukon) and qualifies for 7 CPD Hours.

If you are a CPHR BC & YK member (formerly HRMA), you are eligible for a discount (up to 15%). Please call 604.984.4910 to register and avail of the discount.

Media Relations in the Digital Era March 14, 2017

The media has never been more diverse or complex. Companies can rise to the top or sink to the bottom in the blink of a tweet. This workshop outlines the basics of an effective strategic communications plan that will work with traditional, as well as social, media. We’ll identify the keys to strong corporate communications and what you need to do corporately or personally to put yourself in a leadership role. You’ll also learn the art of being interviewed and receive hands-on practice in tested techniques that allow you to deal with the toughest possible questions. This course is relevant to anyone dealing with an organization’s communications strategy and media relations. Skills and lessons learned can be applied to external as well as internal audiences.

In this workshop, you will:

  • Learn how to be prepared for proactive and reactive interview opportunities
  • Explore the art of being interviewed through hands-on practice
  • Learn the elements of an effective strategic communications plan

Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Seven news values that influence media questions
  • Setting an interview objective and creating an interview blueprint
  • Bridging techniques and dealing with difficult questions

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This CapU Exec Ed workshop has been accredited by CPHR BC & YK (Chartered Professionals in Human Resources of British Columbia & Yukon) and qualifies for 8 CPD Hours.

If you are a CPHR BC & YK member (formerly HRMA), you are eligible for a discount (up to 15%). Please call 604.984.4901 to register and avail of the discount.