• Unit 5: Developing and Delivering Effective Presentations

    This unit will teach you how to create effective, ethical, and persuasive speeches. You will examine potential obstacles that can impede communication, and explore the ways you can use your presentation skills in business situations.

    Completing this unit should take you approximately 9 hours.

    • 5.1: Planning for the Presentation

    • 5.2: Strategies for Maintaining Objectivity

    • 5.3: Focusing on Your Audience

    • 5.4: Informing through Effective and Ethical Speeches

    • 5.5: Motivating and Persuading in a Speech

    • 5.6: Language Obstacles and Cross-Cultural Communication

    • 5.7: Argumentative Strategies and Emotional Appeals

    • 5.8: Elevator Pitches and Sound Bites

    • 5.9: Setting Agendas for Productive Meetings

    • Unit 5 Assessment

      • Receive a grade