Course programme outline

be a S.P.Y. series of workshops are entries into the unique and exciting presentation approach of Amazing Sticky Presentations®. These workshops are conducted using a mixture of lecture, participation, experimentation, presentation, and group work. Participants are encourage to leave behind all constrains and restrictions that they believed they might have and think-out-of-the-box to achieve the objectives of these workshops.

Sticky Presentations workshops are not about learning how to use PowerPoint software. These are concept driven workshops. Participants learn how to think out of the box to develop presentations that will deliver results through the use of new ideas and very focused messages derived from individual and organisation objectives. Although PowerPoint is often used in class for presentation projects, the learning objective focuses on the application of information and visual design, and not specifically to using the software itself.

Concept

Understanding the unique S.P.Y. concept and its applications. Learn how this powerful concept is being applied to various type of messages. Understanding the importance of making every slide sticky and how stickiness can better engage the audience.

Text

Learning ways of making text simpler and exciting by reducing complexity. Understanding the principles of sizing and colours when applying to presentation slides. Developing the sense of contrast and focus to ensure the message is clear.

Images

Build impact by using the correct images in presentation slides. Learn how to select and tell stories with images. Understanding the application of image simple image treatments for a more professional look. Copyrights issues when using downloaded images.

Numbers

Presenting complex numbers in easy and simpler formats through the use of visual objects and static layering techniques. A brief look at converting numbers to charts including additional techniques to bring numbers to life.

Positioning

Learn to position objects using the Rule of Thirds and see how subtle adjustments can make a big difference in the final composition.

Transitions

Add impact using simple motion techniques. Learn what transitions to use to ensure effectiveness in your presentation slides. Take away simple tips to get you started in the right direction in using transitions for a purpose.

Reducing complexity mini challenge

Quick thinking to solve information complexity in presentation slides.

Presentation Design Planning Framework

Building a Persuasive Presentation group project working through the Design Planning Framework. From clear and focused objectives to exciting presentation content and high-impact delivery.

  • Understanding objectives and brainstoming on content
  • Building a visual draft of ideas using storyboarding
  • Preparation for presentation delivery
  • Reflection on learning experiences

Presentation Delivery

Learn from the differing delivery styles demonstrated by individual participants. The DO's and the DON'Ts of presentations. Receive valuable feedback and suggessions from the trainer and others at the workshop on your class projects.

Visual Design Basics

Understand design considerations when working with objects and images in the presentation software. Tips and techniques for better visual design.

Degree of Stickiness

Balancing S.P.Y. and workplace constrains. A flexible approach to balance workplace information complexity with the simplicity of the S.P.Y. approach and to ensure a comfort level for all presenters.

Applying S.P.Y. to workplace presentations

Making it Sticky. Applying the learning to actual presentation from workplace. Coaching by trainer on individual presentation and applying the changes on the presentation software.

Real world showcase

Learning from real world examples. Showcase and discussion on presentations from selected industry and business focus.

Note: The be a S.P.Y. workshop series are designed to be 2 day training programmes. The outline shown above is a general guide to the complete programme. The actual workshop content and duration might vary depending on group size, industry focus, and organisation requirements.

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