Presentation skills for lawyers – whether you’re a nervous and inexperienced presenter or a skilled public speaker looking for a masterclass, we can help.
For some lawyers, being asked to present fills them with dread. If your expertise is called on to give a presentation to clients or colleagues, we can help. Starting with the basics of great presenting we’ll help you to deliver those key presentations with confidence.
And even skilled public speakers know that there’s always room for improvement.
We tune all our presentation skills courses to suit our delegates. So if you want a masterclass or something gentle for beginners, we can tailor the course to suit you.
This is our day job and we’re proud of the consistently excellent feedback we get for the sessions we present. And we’re really happy to share what we have learnt from 20 years of presenting to demanding audiences.
Understanding the basic techniques along with the preparation that is needed to speak publicly will help minimise the chance of delivering a boring presentation and ensure your key messages are communicated.
On our course we cover:
- Identifying key messages
- Structuring the presentation, including confident starts, appealing middles and effective endings
- Presenting online
- Adding impact to dull material
- Preparing useful speaking notes
- How to get the most from visual aids such as PowerPoint or Google Slides
- Controlling nerves
- Projecting a professional image
- Getting the timing right
- Handling questions
As a result of attending the course, you will be able to:
- design presentations tailored to your audience
- rehearse efficiently
- deliver confidently
- use visual aids competently
- participate in team presentations
Interactive workshops delivered live online to small groups with performances and feedback throughout. You can use current presentation projects if you’re working on something important.
Anyone working in a law firm who needs to improve their presentation skills. From trainees and junior lawyers with limited experience to senior lawyers wanting to hone their skills or fine tune a key presentation.
Covering the same content as the ‘live online’ course this session is usually delivered as a 3-hour session
This hands-on course is delivered to small groups onsite at your office or a suitable training venue.
It’s a practical course where you’ll have the opportunity to present and be given personalised feedback by the tutor.
Our impact coach, Vanessa Collingridge, has put together a short video with some helpful tips for anyone who is not experienced with video conferencing and wants to make the right impact. It has ten tips with the do’s and don’ts of presenting yourself in a professional way.
There are many video calling and conferencing applications available in the workplace, from Facetime and Skype to Zoom and Cisco Webex.
But regardless of the software or hardware that is used, there are some basic tips and techniques that you should be aware of to provide a great video conferencing experience.
Whether you are the host of an online conference video call or have been invited as a participant in a virtual meeting. Our short tutorial video will provide you with the tips and tricks that professionals use to engage with audiences and contributors.
Free e-learning course.
Anyone who wants to make a great impact in online presentations and video conferences.
We offer one-to-one coaching, whether you want to improve your skills generally or you’re preparing for a critical pitch or presentation.
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