Presenting to a Board


Presenting to a board is a key skill requirement for many finance executives as the careers progress. The aim of this course is to provide delegates with increased skills and confidence when presenting to boards.

Venue details:  
Chartered Accountants House, , Dublin
Start date & time:  
13 November 2019 09:30
End date & time:  
13 November 2019 17:00
Price: €300.00  (€240.00 Member price)
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Speaker details
First nameLast name
Eric Fitzpatrick


Product type:  
CPD course
Leadership, management and personal impact

Who should attend

All finance professionals who have to present to senior finance and non-finance executives and boards as part of their role.

Course overview

  • The 4 essential criteria for effective Boardroom presentations
  • Pre-presentation - Where to start when it comes to preparing your presentation
  • How to open your presentation with impact
  • How to structure your presentation to make it easy to follow and understand
  • How to keep your audience engaged throughout your presentation
  • How to make dry information interesting to your audience
  • How to close your presentation - The importance of closing well
  • How to challenging questions with confidence and composure
  • Boardroom presentation mistakes to avoid

Key learning outcomes

  • Be able to design and delivery a clear compelling message to senior management
  • Will be a to apply the T.R.U.E. model to create more effective presentations
  • Will be able to deliver an engaging and relevant message to your audience
  • Will be able to reduce the time require to construct effective boardroom presentations
  • Will be able to handle challenging questions with increased confidence and composure

Speaker Bio

Eric Fitzpatrick is the owner of ARK Speaking and Training. He is an International Speaker, Corporate Storytelling expert, Sales Presentations Expert, Executive Speaker Coach, and Corporate Trainer who works with entrepreneurs, Sme's and large organisations to help make how they communicate, clear, concise and compelling. He is the creator of "T.R.U.E. Presentations", a tool that helped one organisation win a contract worth €1,000,000 and the author of "Persuade on Purpose".