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Business Communication - Developing Effective Business Presentation Skills Free Course

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  • Outcome
  • Certification
  • The free online course Business Communication - Developing Effective Business Presentation Skills will help learners prepare more effectively for a presentation, be more confident speaking in front of people, and develop the skills to engage and persuade an audience. Many business professionals lack confidence when it comes to making presentations but the good news is that effective presentation skills can be learned.

    In this course you will learn how to plan and develop an effective presentation by breaking it into its essential components, map its flow and create appropriate text, graphics and other presentation aids. You will learn how to assess the expectations of your audience and engage with them effectively by understanding their demographics, listening style and presentation expectations. You will also learn how to overcome nervousness and become more confident when speaking in public. You will learn tips and techniques to deliver presentations naturally, whether you are speaking at a small team meeting or presenting to an audience of hundreds.

    This free online course will be of great interest to all business professionals who want to prepare and deliver presentations with confidence, expertise and professionalism, and all learners who want to be more confident when speaking in public.

  • Having completed this course the learner will be able to:
    - Describe the steps in the process of planning a speech;
    - Identify the general purpose and specific purpose of a speech;
    - Understand the importance of research in developing your topic;
    - Use resources to gather information effectively;
    - Document your sources correctly and avoid plagiarism;
    - Describe common myths and realities of public speaking;
    - Overcome common obstacles in public speaking.

  • All Alison courses are free to study. To successfully complete a course you must score 80% or higher in each course assessments. Upon successful completion of a course, you can choose to make your achievement formal by purchasing an official Alison Diploma, Certificate or PDF.

    Having an official Alison document is a great way to share your success. Plus it’s:

    • Ideal for including in CVs, job applications and portfolios
    • An indication of your ability to learn and achieve high results
    • An incentive to continue to empower yourself through learning
    • A tangible way of supporting the Alison mission to empower people everywhere through education.

Modules List( 3 )
  • Module 1: Business Presentations - Preparing the Presentation
    • Learning Outcomes
    • Before You Choose a Topic
    • Choosing a Topic
    • Finding Resources
    • Myths and Realities of Public Speaking
    • Overcoming Obstacles in Your Presentation
    • Lesson Summary
  • Module 2: Business Presentations - Best Practices
    • Learning Outcomes
    • Making Presentations - Part 1
    • Making Presentations - Part 2
    • Making Presentations - Part 3
    • Making Presentations - Part 4
    • Making Presentations - Part 5
    • Making Presentations - Part 6
    • Making Presentations - Part 7
    • Making Presentations - Part 8
    • Making Presentations - Part 9
    • Lesson Summary
  • Module 3: Business Communication - Business Presentation Assessment
    • Business Communication - Business Presentations Assessment
Topics List ( 7 )
Module 1: Business Presentations - Preparing the Presentation
Learn more about preparing your business presentation.
Topics List ( 1 )
Module 3: Business Communication - Business Presentation Assessment
You must score 80% or more to pass this assessment.
Course Features
  • Duration

    2-3 Hours

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  • Video


  • Audio


  • Assessment


  • Certification


  • Price


  • Reward

    50 Pts

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