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Talk Like TED - The 1 Day Workshop
Tue 25 July 2017, 09:30 – 16:30 BST
TALK LIKE TED - The 1 Day Workshop for Ideas Worth Spreading
A workshop structured around the iconic TED Talks, the gold standard for public speaking.
"TED talks have redefined the elements of a successful presentation and become the gold standard for public speaking around the world. TED and associated Tedx conferences are held in more than 130 countries and are being viewed at a rate of 1.5 million times a day. These are presentations that set the world on fire, and the techniques that top TED speakers use are the same ones that will make any presentation more dynamic, fire up any team, and give anyone the confidence to overcome their fear of public speaking."
This workshop explains how the phenomenon of powerful public speaking is achieved, and provides you with a toolbox you to give it your best shot. Follow a simple formula regardless of how dry or complicated your content. This day will encourgae you to give the talk that only you can give, brush off the nerves and anxiety and get your audience hanging off your every word. A fun and challenging masterclass for those who need to persuade, impress and captivate.
This workshop is strictly limited to 12 places so that the trainer is able to give each delegate individual attention throughout the day.
Talk Like TED includes a light lunch and refreshments
Registration is from 9am for a prompt 9.30am start
-Understand what an audience needs from you
-Increase Vocal Impact and body language
-Understand your personal style and how to utilise it
-Show passion in your delivery as well as clear insight to your subject
-Combat nerves, speak up and get your ideas heard
-Learn how to express yourself by standing out and impacting your audience
-Analyse the difference between communication that sticks, and information that gets forgotten
-Deliver a persuasive and memorable TED style presentation from a clear nine step method
Ultimately, this workshop will provide you with a toolbox to deliver compelling and influential messages to people you need to motivate and engage with
Managers, directors and team leaders have all benefited from this tried-and-tested programme.
Outline of the day:
Activity One: Make it Memorable
Understand that it's not what you say, it's how you say it
Vocal techniques for dynamic speaking with a focus on a warm, authoritative delivery
Demonstrate body language that expresses authenticity and impact to your audience
Talk: Aimee Mullins: My 12 Pairs of Legs
Theory: Merhabian's Theory of Communication and The Chimp Paradox
Exercise: "Just a Minute" + Group discussion and demonstrations
Activity Two: Make it Novel
Make detailed and technical information accessible and unforgettable
Use unexpected statistics and facts to your emphasise and drive home your key point
Add value to your content in order to make your message understood in a short space of time
Talk: Hans Rosling: Global Population Growth Box by Box
Theory: Six Sticky Principles, Dan and Chip Heath
Exercise: "Ordinary to extraordinary" + Feedback
Activity Three: Make it Emotional
Deliver an emotionally charged experience
Perform in a way that shows insight into your content as well as sincere belief in your subject
Make it personal: Turn dry data into honest and inspiring communication
Talk: Stacy Kramer: The Best Gift I Ever Survived
Theory: Story Formulas and Mirror Neurons
Exercise: 'Systematic creativity: Map out the story' Delivery + Group Discussion
Identify specific actions to enhance your presentation style
Exercise: Personal action planning
Talk Like TED: Carmine Gallo
TED Talks: Chris Anderson
Made to Stick: Dan & Chip Heath
The small print:
- All our events are very popular and places on this course are limited to 12.
- Please book (and pay) online using Eventbrite by clicking the 'Tickets' button at the top of this page.
- Please read ‘the small print’: We reserve the right to refuse admission if payment has not been received. A full refund will be made for cancellations received in writing at least 20 working days prior to the event date; there is no refund for cancellations made within 20 working days of the start of the event. We reserve the right to change the programme, the dates, the trainer or the venue: participants will be notified as soon as practicable in such circumstances. In the event that the event is cancelled, a full refund will be given. We disclaim any further liability.
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