Deliver a presentation to advocate a product, service, idea or course of action; Present viewpoint logically and convincingly, using an inverted-pyramid approach; Use a flipchart effectively to illustrate the message; Handle a Q&A period effectively.
Competent Communication Manual 2. Organise Your Speech
Strong opening and conclusion; Outline that can be followed and understood; Clear message with supporting material; Appropriate transitions.
Competent Communication Manual 9. Persuade With Power
Persuade listeners to adopt viewpoint or ideas, or to take some action; Appeal to the audience’s interests; Use logic and emotion to support the position; Avoid using notes.
Competent Communication Manual 5. Your Body Speaks
Use stance, movement, gestures, facial expressions, and eye contact to express the message and achieve the speech’s purpose; Make body language smooth and natural; Focus on methods of delivery as well as speech content.