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9 minutes

How to Start a Presentation

You will learn how to…
Speak in front of a large audience
Make a great first impression
Use storytelling to influence people
Alexei Kapterev
lecturer at MSU Business School
Lecturer's bio
Lecturer's bio

Alexei Kapterev is a world-renowned expert on presentations and the author of the popular book Presentation Secrets. He has lectured at Harvard Business School and the Stockholm School of Economics. Alexei is a UK Speechwriters’ Guild honorary member, and one of his presentation scripts was awarded a finalist award at the New York Festivals competition. His presentation Death by PowerPoint has had 3.6 million views at Slideshare.

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What is this course about?

This mini-course will teach you how to start your presentation extraordinarily, how to attract the attention of the audience from the first words as well as how to use personal stories. Alexei Kapterev will tell you how to work with audience’s expectations and which rules to set in order to have a successful presentation. You will make the most out of your presentations at work, at conferences, for investors and clients.

This mini-course is a part of 3-hour course by Alexei Kapterev “The Art of Presentation: an Unforgettable Motivating Story.”


Who is this course for?

  • Entrepreneurs
  • Executives
  • PR specialists
  • All sales professionals
  • Everyone who has to make presentations