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Dynamic Presentations: Present Like Steve Jobs™ by JOE AUGUSTIN

Description
Introduction
Regarded by many as one of the best presenters who ever lived, Steve Jobs was a master of the stage. His keynote addresses energized audiences and were so effective, Apple hardly had to spend any money on advertising, relying more on the favourable press it received due in no small part to the magic Jobs performed at the launches of key products and services.

By combining his analysis of Jobs' many presentations, his personal experience of more than 25 years of stage experience and the story telling techniques Hollywood uses - Joe Augustin wants to help you make your next presentation INSANELY great.

Workshop Outline:



Make a Great Entrance - Avoid losing your audience even before you start speaking. Learn how to NON-VERBALLY communicate to the audience that you have something important to say.

When does a presentation ACTUALLY start? - Here's a clue. It's probably NOT when you think it DOES. Understand more about how to prime your audience so that they are READY to listen to you.

Set up your KEY points so they stick! - When a volleyball team prepares to smash the ball, they have to set up the ball for the spike. Your presentation points should also be set up for maximum impact.

Make numbers meaningful - Figures can be the most boring aspect of any presentation. Learn how Jobs addressed the challenge of presenting sales figures in an exciting way.

Win and hold Your Audience's Attention - Apple keynotes were sometimes as long as 3 hours. How did Jobs manage to keep the audience's attention for such a long time?

Why the mock neck and jeans mattered? - Steve ALWAYS presented in these. What lessons can we learn from how Jobs dressed when he was on stage? And no, it isn't that you should wear jeans.

How to rehearse EFFECTIVELY? - Practice makes perfect. But are you helping yourself or SABOTAGING your presentations with your method of rehearsing.

How to (and not) use technology - Are you really using the best tools to create memorable presentations? And also how to avoid the technical pitfalls ALL presenters are likely to face at some point.



Course notes, teabreaks and lunch provided!

Please contact pree@artofvoice.com or brenda@artofvoice.com for more information such as corporate workshop rates. Alternatively, you may call 6883 2331 or visit www.artofvoice.com.

Course Provider's Profile
Joe Augustin began his career as a radio broadcaster when he was just 18 years old in Brunei. A graduate from the Australian College of Entertainers where he studied acting, comedy, music, scriptwriting and of course radio, Joe also studied under Gary Mac at the Melbourne Radio School.

He has been in the radio industry for 22 years, starting off as a producer-presenter for Perfect 10 987FM. Since then, he has been on the airwaves of Mediacorps Class 95FM & SPHs Radio 91.3. He was also the Senior Programming & Promotions Director at Power 98, Lush 99.5 and is currently anchoring the morning show weekdays on Gold 90.5. Joe can also be heard on Singapore Airlines most popular Easy Listening Channel, a part of Kris World, SIAs award winning in-flight entertainment.

As an actor on national television, Joe has appeared on the popular local sitcom Under One Roof and 3 Rooms. His standup comedy show Just Joe: What He Cant Say On Radio ran for 4 sell-out nights at Raffles Hotels prestigious Jubilee Hall. He was also the only local performer in the Singapore International Comedy Festival.

Joe has earned a reputation for his marketing savvy, improving the way companies communicate to their customers. He has spoken at engagements, including the Singapore Business Congress and Singapore Ad Congress, on topics such as customer service, branding and advertising.

As one of Singapores best & most recognised emcees - few people have spent more time leading from the stage! Joe has been the Master of Ceremonies for literally hundreds of multi-national corporations, organizations and government agencies that have sought his ability to steer their events to a rousing success. With a critique from Joe, youll leave a better emcee than before you came in. Why learn from any less than the Best!

His skills in Voice, Presentation, Hosting and Public Speaking in general are highly sought after in the corporate world by multinationals including General Motors Asia Pacific, Singapore Airlines, Glaxo Smithkline and Price Waterhouse, as well as government and statutory boards such as Workforce Development Agency, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Urban Redevelopment Authority and Singapore Tourism Board.

By combining his analysis of Steve Jobs many presentations, his personal experience of more than 25 years of being on stage and the story telling techniques Hollywood uses Joe Augustin wants to help you make your next presentation INSANELY great.

Joe brings a unique perspective to any 1 to 1 session or group workshop he conducts.