This course provides sound advice on preparing and delivering presentations that command attention, persuade, and inspire. It includes rehearsal techniques as well as tips for creating and using more effective visuals. The course also addresses the importance of understanding your objectives and your audience to create a presentation with impact.
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Presented within a media-rich, interactive design, Harvard ManageMentor® 10 features more than 40 modules with practical advice, downloadable tools, and time-saving tips on key management topics to help managers build skills quickly for an immediate impact on performance. More than two million managers around the world rely on Harvard ManageMentor® and its high-quality management content drawn from foremost practitioners, renowned experts, and business leaders.
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More than 8,000 case studies, exercises, and industry notes. HBP also distributes case studies from other leading institutions, including Babson College, Darden School of Business, IESE, IMD, Ivey School of Business, Kellogg School of Management, Stanford Graduate School of Business, and University of Hong Kong.
Harvard Business Publishing Brief Cases. Written by a business professor or industry expert, these cases are rigorous and compact explorations of business dilemmas. 5-7 pages long plus some exhibits, each Brief Case is accompanied by a Teaching Note.
Articles from Harvard Business Review and other top management journals, including Business Horizons, California Management Review, Design Management Institute, and Sloan Management Review.
Harvard Business Press books and chapters from leading authors, accompanied in many cases by syllabi and case listings to help instructors integrate books into courses.
eLearning programs including online simulations and courses.
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"Good content summaries."
"Very informative! I can see how I can put this to use already!"
"I found this course really interesting. The worksheets on the audience help me to stay focused when working on my presentations."
"This course was helpful to me for two reasons: (1) I enjoyed the recorded comments from experts in the field discussing their "take" on presentations and (2) I enjoyed having the worksheets that I can use to assess my own presentations in the future. "
"I do public speaking and picked up on some insights that have brought new thoughts and ways of presenting that I will use in the future. Thanks for making this course available."
"Excellent and pertinent "overview" of all of the parts of a presentation."
"This was a great and informative course. I definitely feel as if I can apply the suggestions offered in this course in efforts of enhancing my presentation skills!"
"Excellent and very informative course!"
"Great information! I will be using some of this material to help my students become better presenters. I also wish some of management team and ownership would take this course to become better speakers at our meetings."
Prepare an effective presentation customized for your audience and setting.
Deliver an effective presentation that produces action.
Address questions and keep people focused during your presentation.
Can Start Anytime
Self-paced (within course enrollment timeframe)
4 Hours of Activities
Study Course Content
Pass ALL Required Quizzes
Certificate of Completion
4 Hours of Continuing Education
Available for download at the end of the course
This course provides a Certificate of Completion with 4 hours of continuing education credits.
This course provides credit toward the Certified Higher Education Professional (CHEP) credential in the following specialization area(s):
CHEP in Admissions
CHEP in Campus Operations
CHEP in Career Services
CHEP in Leadership
This course provides credit toward the continuing education requirements for CHEPs in all areas of specialization.