SESSION 4: The One and Only Way to Start a Presentation PLUS

Get a proven technique to start your presentation without jokes, startling statistics, or storytelling PLUS live videoconference sessions with the instructor

You will know how to ...

  • start your presentation so you do not get blank, uninterested stares
  • avoid some of the common recommendations for starting presentations that do not work
  • maximize the start of your presentation so you keep all eyes and all ears on you from the first words you speak until the last
  • use an expert technique for starting your presentation
  • create a roadmap for organizing your presentation
  • make the first minutes of a presentation matter with the 4Ps of engagement

PLUS live videoconference sessions with the instructor provide you with answers to all the questions you have on this topic.

Your Instructor

Bridgett McGowen
Bridgett McGowen

Bridgett McGowen is an awarded international professional speaker and a published author. “Talks too much” was the consistent comment she received on her elementary school report cards, therefore, it is no surprise she began her professional career … talking!

Bridgett began her higher education career teaching and tutoring for the Lone Star College System in the Houston, Texas area, then she went on to teach at Prairie View A&M University, a part of the Texas A&M University System (TAMUS), as well as an online proprietary school. She has also taught online Communication courses and contributed as the Director of Professional Development and Strategic Alliances for Teaching TuneUP, an online personal and professional development resource for educators.

Bridgett has been identified by University of Texas at Austin's National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development as a master presenter, and she has been selected to speak on programs alongside notable figures such as

  • Former Wisconsin Congressman Steve Gunderson
  • Former Senate Majority Leader Dr. Bill Frist
  • Oprah Winfrey Mentee Nompumelelo Nobiva
  • Former President Barack Obama

It was her work with TAMUS that moved her to become a faculty development consultant for an educational technology company, designing and delivering scores of high-impact webinars and workshops that cause audiences to bubble over with enthusiasm all across the globe.

Any chance she gets to kick off her shoes, play in the sand ... any chance to she gets to simply enjoy life, she does ... and she encourages others to do so, too!

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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