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Personal development

Presenting with confidence

Discover the techniques to ensure that you always present with confidence.

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How you present is just as important as what you present. Confident speakers are perceived as being knowledgeable, trustworthy and competent. And how you are perceived can have a big impact on your performance and career.

- Paul Taylor, IMechE Associate


Discover the techniques to ensure that you always present with confidence.

Presenting can be nerve-racking. So much to think about and so much that you might forget when suddenly all eyes are upon you. But it needn’t be like this. In this webinar, we will share with you a few simple techniques and ways of thinking that will banish your nerves and anxiety and replace them with cast-iron confidence.

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Who should attend?

This webinar will be useful to anyone who would like to feel more confident when presenting.

How will I benefit?

  • Reduce the anxiety that leads to ‘wooden’ presenting
  • Present powerfully focusing fully on the message rather than inner fears
  • Inspire confidence in your audience that you are competent, trustworthy and knowledgeable
  • Enjoy presenting!
Contributes 1 CPD hour

Key topics

  • Understanding the root causes of our presenting anxiety
  • Developing a confident mindset – and the neuroscience that underpins it
  • Positive self-talk
  • The importance of preparation
  • Confident body language (and the mind-body link)
  • Breathing
  • Authenticity

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By clicking ‘Register Now’ you will be taken to a third-party website hosted by Workcast where you will be required to provide some personal information about yourself to access the webinar. This information will be shared between the Institution of Mechanical Engineers and Workcast. 

Meet our trainers

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  • Paul Taylor

    Paul Taylor

    Paul Taylor has spent the last 20 years developing and delivering leadership programmes for global corporations. Getting up close and working with individuals urgently seeking answers to real-world challenges led him to delve deeper into how to achieve results and career success.

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Available dates for Presenting with confidence

1 hour course

31 Mar 2023 12:30 - 13:30

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