This is an opportunity to attend a Guardian Masterclass that focuses on improving your public speaking and delivery of presentations. During this masterclass with comedian and communications trainer Ryan Millar, you’ll learn how to deliver a presentation with confidence – and they promise that you will even enjoy the experience!
This interactive class is ideal for people who have to present or pitch as part of their job, from entrepreneurs to business professionals and freelancers. Over the course of the day, you’ll learn techniques that will help you to engage and influence an audience, whether you’re pitching to a client, speaking up in a meeting or a delivering a presentation.
Expert tips on how to overcome stage fright – and become more comfortable when presenting to a group of people
Techniques to improve your public speaking skills, including two-way communication, story structuring and body language
Advice on how to prepare and deliver presentations successfully
How to engage, influence and persuade an audience
Anecdotes and stories: how to use them to best effect
Preparation v flexibility
Tricks for speaking fluently "off the cuff"
Practical exercises to put what you’ve learned into practice