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Pitch Yourself and Your Ideas: with Jon Yeo, Founder TEDxMelbourne

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WeWork, Clicquot Room

Level 13, 114 William St

Melbourne, VIC 3000

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The ability to persuade is critical to professional success. This one-day intensive is designed to turn you into an expert communicator who can win new business, attract capital, or get a promotion. You’ll learn techniques to engage and persuade an audience and deliver clear, authentic and powerful presentations. You’ll get personal coaching and feedback from the founder of TEDxMelbourne and the skills you’ll develop will impact your one-one-one conversations and your ability to command a public forum. You will learn to build rapport and get your message across – even when the information is complex or people are distracted.

You will develop:

  • Understand how to structure a face-to-face pitch and a keynote presentation that is clear and compelling. Apply a flexible preparation model to create talks for different audiences and occasions.
  • Learn to craft your message and use storytelling techniques to hook an audience and make a point.
  • Learn to build rapport in meetings and when presenting to large groups.
  • Practice delivering with power and authenticity to engage and audience and ensure your message cuts through. Get personal feedback and coaching on your public speaking style.
  • Learn to manage difficult conversations and hostile audiences. Develop the ability to win people over without compromising your objective.

This workshop is suitable for:

  • Business owners and leaders looking to raise capital, win customers and attract talent.
  • Professionals looking to develop their leadership skills and get promoted.
  • Professionals such as business development executives, company spokespeople, team leaders or any other role where the ability to communicate well is important.
  • Anyone looking to improve their communication and public speaking skills.

About the expert:

Jon Yeo is the founder of TEDxMelbourne and has helped hundreds of TEDx speakers create inspiring moments on the TEDx Stage. As an executive speaker coach, Jon Yeo helps leaders tap into a domain of real leadership and engagement, build deep connection and loyalty and co-create a new reality of human potential. Known for his ability to articulate the complex simply, Jon works with CEO’s and senior leadership teams to build trust, empathy and engagement in an increasingly distracted world. Past clients include SAP, Princess Cruises, Auspost, MYOB, Deakin University, DHHS and DET.

Jon is a past Chapter President of Professional Speakers Australia (formerly NSA) and leads TEDxMelbourne, one of the world’s largest and longest running TEDx events in the world. As Licensee and Curator, he selects and prepares all speakers as well as leads 45+ volunteers around the TED vision of “ideas worth spreading

He is passionate about social enterprise, startups, creating inspiring communities and empowering people to be successful by communicating their ideas. Jon is high energy, full of enthusiasm and encouragement and delights in being able to help people become confident presenters and influencers.

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WeWork, Clicquot Room

Level 13, 114 William St

Melbourne, VIC 3000

Australia

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Refunds up to 30 days before event

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