Effective presentations

If you want to get to the crux of the matter quickly, connect with your audience, and be able to present your point calmly, take part in our 3-day training.

DAY 1 & 2
Making presentations
You learn how to make clear and effective presentations, exploiting the Pyramid Principle to bundle your ideas into a single convincing story. You make slides that perfectly support your message.
On these days you learn to:
Focus on your audience’s needs.
Select relevant information.
Formulate a meaningful message.
Think up logical and informative titles.
Substantiate your reasoning with a proper structure.
Select images that attract interest.
DAY 3
Give a presentation
You learn how to make clear and effective presentations, exploiting the Pyramid Principle to bundle your ideas into a single convincing story. You make slides that perfectly support your message.
On this day you learn to:
Focus: maximise your concentration.
Connect: reinforce your presence with passion but without stress.
Engage with your audience: deal with objections and resistance, and give and receive feedback.
Conclude: make sure you attain your objective both during and after the presentation.

We stay involved afterwards

You can contact us with all your questions about your storyboards and presentations up to 6 months after the training. Watch the video of Sarannah, about this follow-up.
If you’d rather take part with your team, we can also arrange an in-company training. Contact Sarannah or Yolanda on +31 (0)20 428 9550.
More info? Watch this video, where Floris explains why captivating your audience from start to finish can still be quite elusive.

Experiences from
our clients

“During the training, I learned to structure a story. This skill will be useful to me for the rest of my career.”
Marjolein Broekhuisen, KPN
“Basing my presentation on the Pyramid Principle was a breath of fresh air. The slide-making process went well, and the story was logical and easy to tell.”
Ivo Blokker, PostNL
“The training was very useful for me. It built up my confidence for future presentations.”
Janneke Schmidt, Maxus + Helder
“Our documents are now much more relevant. They’re targeted, with properly reasoned proposals all clearly and convincingly set out in a report.”
Co den Hartog, Alliander
“The training helped us design clear, sharp and convincing presentations.”
Justin van Loon, Stevin Technology Consultants
“The training covered a whole range of aspects in terms of content and skills, from conception to final presentation. The book and the follow-up provide me more insight in the areas where I still needed some assistance.”
Gonnette Nielen, ING
“I’m really glad I chose De Monchy & Bakker for my team. The coaches have the patience, perception and attention needed to give every participant the perfect tools to convey a story.”
James Doeland, ABN Amro
“It was a valuable training on transmitting a story clearly and powerfully. Participating with the team made it even more useful. It helped us create a common approach, and I think that supporting each other and knocking ideas about is very useful in practice.”
Edmond Vossen, Enexis