Effective Virtual Meetings and Presentations

This program combines our Effective Virtual Meetings and Effective Virtual Presentations workshops to provide you with our most comprehensive offering. You will learn how to facilitate effective meetings, while at the same time mastering your virtual presentation skills.

Some of what you will learn in this workshop:
  • The seven absolute musts for running a successful meeting
  • The five biggest mistakes people make when presenting virtually
  • How to structure your meeting from start to finish
  • Platform tools and how to leverage them to fully engage your audience
  • How to interact with and gauge your participants consistently
  • How to make the most of your voice and other delivery skills
  • Best practices for avoiding technology disasters
  • The number one most important strategy for engaging your audience
  • How to structure your presentation using the What Works! Fishbone template
  • How and where to weave in questions, polls, chat room and other interaction
  • Slide design, visual impact and PPT best practices
  • How to add “Hollywood” using photos, visuals, graphics and video
  • How to tell stories and use visuals to help illustrate your points
  • Real life client slide examples, why they work, and why they don’t work
How you and your teams will benefit:
  • Design and deliver effective virtual meetings and presentations
  • Communicate your value clearly and concisely
  • Fully engage and captivate your participants
  • Leave your audience with a message they won’t forget
  • Achieve your most important presentation objectives
Valuable takeaways and resources include:
  • Virtual presentation design and delivery process
  • What Works! Fishbone Template
  • What Works! Template Description
  • PPT template using your branding for meetings and presentations
  • 28 Best Practices for delivering Effective Virtual WebEx Meetings
  • Next steps document for holding participants accountable
  • Virtual presentation preparation checklist
  • 25 Page eBook on Effective Virtual Presentations
  • Agenda template using your branding and logos
Program formatsWe are currently offering one hour, half day, full day and two day customized training programs for virtual presentations. Most of our programs can be delivered online via the web conferencing tool of your choice, in person at any location, or through a combination of both.

Who will benefit from this program:This program will be of great value for anyone who is facilitating virtual meetings or delivering virtual presentations using any web conferencing platform. This will provide great value for anyone delivering in person meetings and presentations as well.

Why What Works!What Works! Communications is a leader in the field of online meetings and presentations. Cisco (WebEx) has hired us as their exclusive provider of virtual meeting and presentation training for their entire staff of roughly 65,000. Citrix (GoToMeeting) has also brought us in to deliver multiple webinars on virtual presentations. We have also delivered our programs for clients including Symantec, Riverbed, Cloud 9, McKesson and Northrop Grumman.