Winning Team Presentations

AIA Course #: HAW543
IDCEC Course #: 100842
Subject Code: 7.4 Communication Skills: Multi-Media presentation; 7.3 Oral; 8.5 Business & Professional Practice: 
Personal Development

Two Hour Course

Course Description:

Winning Team Presentations helps Architect and Design firms organize, prepare, and deploy exceptional team performance when vying/interviewing for new business. This session provides a proven structure that helps identify the roles and responsibilities of each team member, outlines a timeline and accountability in developing the content of the presentation, follows the 5C recipe for developing clear and concise presentations while focusing on client needs and the importance of providing a positive customer experience.

Course Objectives:

◦ Discuss and prepare presentations in a way that demonstrates an understanding of the customer.
◦ Provide necessary structure for organizing and deploying a team to meet the challenge of a new business interview.
◦ Provide valuable feedback and coaching throughout the session.
◦ Create and deliver an effective customer presentation/new business interview.

Content Outline:

1. Introduction and overview of the session.
2. Discuss what’s making it more difficult to win new clients?
◦ Small group exercise
3. Overview and explore elements influencing presentation:
◦ Customer
◦ Content
◦ Team members
4. Team exercise: prepare, practice and present.
◦ Identify ‘real’ customer and apply presentation structure to prepare content
◦ Team members practice presentation
◦ Team delivers presentation and is evaluated and coached
5. Summary and Close.