Lunch and Learn with 2Connect: Creating Presentations that Persuade Audiences and Generate Results
33 million business presentations are delivered every business day. Most miss the mark. Whether presenting to your team, external stakeholders or the board of directors, how do you ensure your message is not only heard, but acted upon?
This session focuses on packaging a message so that it engages and motivates audiences. Diane West, president of 2Connect, will facilitate this hands-on and interactive virtual session. Techniques shared are based on data 2Connect has collected from thousands of audience members:
- What works, and what doesn’t, in business presentations
- How to tell an engaging and compelling story
- Ways to identify and cut fluff
- Special considerations for virtual presentations
Participants will leave this session with:
- A fool-proof method for delivering a compelling story to any audience
- Specific strategies to use brevity to increase listener value
- Guidelines on how to maximize your virtual presence.
Diane West, President, 2Connect #@#_WA_-_CURSOR_-_POINT_#@#
Diane West founded 2Connect in 2000 because she saw a need to help professionals present with clarity and deliver with confidence. She brings nearly 30years of training and coaching experience to each and every 2Connect engagement. Diane and her team have been fortunate to share their expertise with national and international clients such as Thermo Fisher Scientific, Genentech, The Food Network, Takeda, BAE Systems, and Johnson & Johnson.
Prior to starting 2Connect, Diane served as Vice President of Tamayo Consulting, Inc., a leadership training firm. In that capacity, she designed and delivered training for companies such as Baxter Healthcare, Kyocera and Idec Pharmaceuticals. Prior to Tamayo Consulting, Diane led the training department of a multi-million-dollar nationwide services company, Rescue Industries.
Diane holds a BA in Economics from San Diego State University and certifications in AchieveGlobal, Leadership Management, Inc., Myers-Briggs and Temperament.