There are a number of things that contribute to the success of a good presentation; new and unusual content, a clear structure, a good sense of timing, an imaginative use of visual aids and the ability to make people think. But above and beyond all of these is enthusiasm. Skilled presenters share something in common, enthusiasm, both for their subject and for the business of presenting it.
Through discussions, case studies and hands-on activities, participants will learn how to plan, write, edit and deliver their products or services.
Staff and managers who are involved in, or who will be involved in making presentations in English.
- Planning your presentation
- Talking about processes / procedures / products
- Oral / written communication
- Being engaging / persuasive / motivational
- Presentation of work or project
- Work events
Through discussions, case studies and hands-on activities, participants will learn how to plan, write and edit a variety of documents. This highly practical workshop involves the active participation in meaningful and relevant situations, focusing on voice and delivery, content language, and question handling. Participants will receive detailed feedback from the trainer and other participants on strengths and areas to improve on.
International communication trainer with close to 20 years’ experience in teaching, training, facilitating and performing arts. British native speaker, with a background in communication and language training, theatre, psychology. Lived and worked in four different countries, with a special interest in intercultural communication
1997 CELTA certificate Regent School - Oxford, U.K.
1997 Developmental Psychology (BA) at school of Cultural and Community Studies (2:1)
University of Sussex - Brighton, U.K.
1993 A-levels in Maths(A), English Literature(A), Theatre Studies(A)
Cherwell Upper School – Oxford, U.K.
10/2017 - present Communicatin and Language trainer
Clients include Henkel, Exponea, Academy of Performing Arts, GA Drilling, Bratislava.
Preparing university teachers for international student intake: intercultural awareness related to class management, learning styles, giving instructions, teacher-student relationship.Preparing theatre management students for international festival: managing accommodation and logistics; conflict management; basic intercultural awareness. Preparation for industry-specific interviews, meetings and presentations. Exam preparation (IELTS, FCE, CAE, University and school entrance). Developing conversational and networking skills.
03/2003 – 09/2016 Communication and language trainer
Various clients including; AC Nielsen (2005 - 2008) Arrow Electronics (2007 - 2016), Semmelweis University (2009 - 2016), Budapest
Specialist interview and presentation preparation
01/2009 - 09/2016 Theatre, television and film performing artist;
Leading roles in performances given in Budapest, Prague, and Bratislava for ‘Theatre on the roof’; including ‘Vernissage’ by V. Havel, and ‘Edmond’ by D.Mamet. (2013 - 2016)
09/2001 – 06/2002 English communication trainer:The Institute (Hampstead Garden Suburb) – London
09/1998 – 06/2000Teacher trainer:Heltai Gaspar Foundation (now Bridge Language School – Cluj-Napoca, Romania
GarantMgr. Jana Patáková
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