Presentation Transformation

Engage, Amaze, & Influence any Audience

The Sandusky Group’s presentation skills courses, seminars, and coaching will help you and your organization engage, amaze, and influence audiences.

Land more business, elevate your professional image, develop a competitive edge, and increase your influence.

In short, our presentation skills will help you shine.

SEMINARS:

THE PRESENTATION TRANSFORMATION SEMINAR

THE STORYTELLING SEMINAR

THE PUBLIC SPEAKER PROGRAM

  • In-person seminar designed to teach your team how to shine in front of the room in talks, keynotes, even TED Talks
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ABOVE THE VISIBLE LINE–LEADERSHIP COMMUNICATION PROGRAM

  • In-person seminar shows leaders the power perception plays in communication and how to harness that to their advantage
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ON-LINE COURSES & COACHING:

Move from Shake to Shine

  • A video based course designed to help you understand and move past stage fright and master the foundational performance skills of great presentations
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How to Build & Give a TED Talk

  • A video based course designed to take you step-by-step from idea to execution of giving a TED Talk
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1-ON-1 SKYPE-BASED COACHING:

  • Hourly, one-on-one coaching on presentation, public speaking, or story telling skills with Gerry via Skype
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The Presentation Transformation Seminar

This is our flagship program, an in-person seminar designed to help members of your team transform their skills and their impact using presentations.

The full-day, highly interactive program will show your team our GPS System—a reproducible, step-by-step system to prepare, practice, and perform.

Transform your presentations from awkward to excellent!

This program is designed to deliver at your facility.

Your team will learn the following:

  • How to transform stage fright into a positive resource
  • What belongs in your presentation—and what doesn’t
  • How to use body language to support your message
  • An easy-to-follow, repeatable process for putting your presentations together
  • The most effective way to use PowerPoint—if you need to use it at all
  • How to read your audience and discover what they really want from your presentation
  • Techniques for getting your audience involved in your presentation
  • The power of storytelling to bring your presentation to life.
  • How to eliminate annoying habits and words from your presentation
  • And much, much more.

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The Storytelling Seminar

Using the power of story effectively is one of the secrets to masterful presentations. In this seminar, your team will learn how to identify the right stories to use, where to use stories, how to use stories, and how to keep track of stories so you can engage, amaze, and influence audiences.

Your team will learn the following:

  • The three parts to all great stories
  • How to find stories that are appropriate for your presentation
  • The eight-step process for building great stories
  • Where in your presentation to use stories—and where not to use them
  • Why stories are so much more powerful than traditional presentations
  • The most powerful stories you can use to connect with your audience
  • How to know what kinds of stories will connect with your audience
  • How to use stories to achieve your presentation objectives in far less time than traditional approaches
  • How to use “The Story Stack” to balance your use of stories in your presentation

This half-day program is designed to deliver at your facility.

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The Public Speaker Program

Using our propriety models, the Perception Pyramid and the Game Frame, we will teach your team how to prepare, practice, and perform in front of the room—any room—in ways that leave the audience thinking you are a born natural.

Your team will learn the following:

  • How to build a speech using our non-linear approach
  • Time saving approaches for practicing your speech
  • An easy-to-follow, repeatable process for putting your speeches together
  • The most effective way to use PowerPoint—if you need to use it at all
  • How to read your audience and discover what they really want from your talk
  • The power of storytelling to bring your talk to life.
  • How to eliminate annoying habits and words from your delivery
  • How to support your key points with body language and tone of voice.
  • And much, much more.

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The CORE-4 Program

Using our propriety models, the Core-4 and the Game Frame, we help individuals, teams, and organizations understand and communicate what makes their brand special and unique. This dynamic, highly interactive workshop create greater brand strength and clarity for your organization.

You and your team will learn the following:

  • How we form perceptions of professionals and organizations
  • How fast audiences form those perceptions
  • Why brand perception drives behavior
  • Why what we say often isn’t the message that marketplace hears
  • How to develop a target brand perception–as an individual and an organization
  • How to use the CORE-4 to coordinate branding and communication efforts
  • Why the CORE-4carriesmorepracticalweightin decision making than mission or value statements
  • And much, much more.

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Above the Visible Line—Leadership Communication

Based on our propriety model, Above the Visible Line shows leaders the power of perception and how it can either enhance or undermine their effectiveness.

Your team will learn the following:

  • How we form perceptions
  • How to use the power of perception to their advantage
  • How to discover your target perception
  • The Core-4 and why that’s your real boss
  • How to use the power of stories to get others to take action faster and more effectively
  • How to communicate in meetings, presentations, and one-one-one settings in ways that enhance understanding
  • The four basic work style preferences and how they impact communication
  • The number one thing to eliminate from your communication
  • And much, much, more

This highly interactive, half-day program is designed to deliver at your facility.

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