Functional Leader to Executive Presence
Functional leaders recently promoted benefit from public speaking gravitas training
Ideal # of Attendees
1 or 2
Profile of Attendee(s)
The participant will be someone deeply knowledgeable and experienced in a business or functional area and has recently been identified and promoted for an executive role. With increasing international team responsibility, the participant needs to exude the ability to represent the company unambiguously.
The training is done for a total of 8 hours, ideally spread out over two consecutive afternoons. Because of the small group ( up to two participants ), it allows significant flexibility and customization. A rehearsal presentation is filmed and analyzed, feedback given, an then the final version re-filmed and reviewed together.
Ambience & Environment
The participant(s) are encouraged to see this as a trusting, informal and high-energy discussion, to facilitate opening up and focusing in on the aspects that the participant feel needs most attention. The highly confidential nature of this training allows experimentation in style and approach. Paul Hussey is there to facilitate and engage with the participants needs and support their development
Suggested Training Location
In Office Conference room
Business case for training
The individual has increasing exposure both inside and outside the company, and is expected to capture and extoll the company's vision, strategy and execution plans. This training gives the participant the opportunity to enhance the “soft-skills" and public persona attributes. Given that the executives audience is both customer leadership and internal senior decision makers, the training allows the Speaker to embody the message itself.
1. All 10 modules as part of training
2. Multiple workshop exercises & role-playing
3. Mentoring to create a proper Outline
4. Individualized videotaping with feedback
5. Final trained presentation re-filmed
6. Q&A roles-played and filmed
Preparation before Training
Participant to bring short ( 4 to 6 page ) "real-world" pitch or most recent business review that will used as basis for improvement
This training can be condensed down to fit into one day however spread over two consecutive afternoons highly recommended
Cost per Participant
HK$20,000 per participant