The Science & Design of Effective Business Presentations

Track: Professional Development

Session Number: 2109
Date: Tue, May 15th, 2018
Time: 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM

Description:

As law firm professionals, we need to present our ideas and guide our stakeholders. We need to produce presentations to sell our ideas and educate our firms. This hands-on workshop covers the fundamentals of creating great, easy to comprehend presentations. The materials draw on the most current information from:

  • Cognitive science and educational design
  • User experience design
  • Industry best practices

The presentation will cover:

  • How to strip your slides of "chart junk" and reduce "cognitive load"
  • How to have your visuals reinforce what you are saying
  • How to create presentations that can be left behind to sell when you aren't there
  • How to create presentations that appeal to the logical
  • How to use the right charts
  • How to use images
Session Type: Workshop

Body of Knowledge (BOK) Domain: Client Services, Communications
Content Level: Essential
Learning Objective 1: Create presentations that are clear and easy to follow
Learning Objective 2: Identify the visuals to help reinforce what they are saying
Learning Objective 3: Design presentations that can be left behind to "sell" when they aren't there
Session Type: Workshop

Body of Knowledge (BOK) Domain: Client Services, Communications
Content Level: Essential
Learning Objective 1: Create presentations that are clear and easy to follow
Learning Objective 2: Identify the visuals to help reinforce what they are saying
Learning Objective 3: Design presentations that can be left behind to "sell" when they aren't there