Project Management Institute

Presenting Your Case


Have you ever attended a presentation that failed because the presenter was ill prepared or ineffective in his approach? A successful presenter must possess the proper skills to plan and deliver an effective business case presentation and employ strategies to establish and maintain the audience's attention. This course examines the careful planning and delivery of a business case presentation. It focuses on the use of visual aids and handouts in a presentation, the structure and development of a presentation in light of audience needs, and the elements involved in successfully delivering the presentation to that audience.

What You Will Learn

  • recognize the benefits of a well-prepared business case presentation
  • analyze an audience prior to giving a presentation in a given scenario
  • identify questions to ask about your audience prior to the presentation
  • identify specific elements of a well-planned presentation
  • apply a structured approach to the preparation of a business case in a given scenario
  • match methods of generating ideas with their corresponding descriptions
  • match specific presentation aids with their appropriate use
  • recognize the benefits of knowing how to deliver an effective business case presentation
  • identify methods of reducing stress before giving a presentation
  • identify ways to practice and rehearse before delivering a presentation
  • apply methods of optimizing the environment prior to giving a presentation
  • maintain a rapport with the audience in a given presentation scenario
  • identify ways a presenter can establish and maintain good audience rapport in a given scenario
  • identify methods of managing questions and answers after a business case presentation
  • effectively close a presentation in a given scenario

Who Should Take This Course

Managers and experienced business professionals.

Course Information

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