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Developing and Delivering Great Presentations

Connect with your audience and make an impact in your next public presentation!

It is the number one fear – public speaking. So how do you develop and present a speech, report, or short talk that engages and informs the audience while still keeping your wits about you? In this course, you will learn how to speak to audiences with confidence and competence. You will learn the best ways to overcome fear, connect with the audience, and impact them with your message.

You will Learn how to:

  • Move past the fear of speaking
  • Emphasize your message
  • Connect with the audience
  • Begin your presentation
  • Motivate the audience to listen and care
  • Use PowerPoint to support your message

So You Will Be Able To:

  • Develop confidence in yourself as a speaker
  • Increase your impact on the audience
  • Increase your speaking opportunities
  • Develop your career



Be able to conquer fears of public speaking. Learn how to speak to audiences with confidence and competence.


This course is designed for people who wish to move up in their career by becoming more comfortable speaking in public and connecting with an audience. People at all levels of experience with public speaking are welcome.




Boise State Meridian Center, 2950 Magic View Dr., Ste. 188, Meridian, Idaho. View a map to Meridian Center for location and driving directions.


$340, includes all materials


Group discounts are available for three or more participants registering from the same organization for the same course at the same time. Call (208) 426-1709.


Heidi Reeder – Heidi Reeder, Ph.D. is a Carnegie Foundation Professor of the Year at Boise State University and the Director of the Leadership & Human Relations certificate program in the College of Innovation and Design. She is the author of the book, COMMIT TO WIN: HOW TO HARNESS THE ELEMENTS OF COMMITMENT TO REACH YOUR GOALS (2014, Hudson Street Press/Penguin). She blogs for Psychology Today and has been featured on Life and Style and The Today Show. As the owner of Success Tracks, LLC, Reeder’s mission is to help teams and individuals communicate with confidence and authenticity and maximize their personal and professional effectiveness. To contact or for more information:

Contact Us For More Information About Boise State Center for Professional Development

Phone: (208) 426-1709
Address: 2950 Magic View Dr., Ste. 188, Meridian, ID 83642

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