Public Speaking & Presentation Skills and Strategies for General Counsel

Study the essentials of great public speaking and create effective speeches that will engage an audience.
Personal Development / Public Speaking

Format 60 Minute Lesson
Chapters 7
Skill Level New to Topic
Audience General Counsel
Includes Access for 1 year. Stream on all devices.

Course Description

In this lesson, ExecSense and expert, Praveen Puri (President – Puri Consulting), examine specific skills used by the legal world’s best speakers and top lawyers that are guaranteed to enhance your impact the next time you give a client presentation or speech, lead a discussion with colleagues, or even want to steer the conversation a specific way with clients or opposing counsel.

In this 60-minute session, you will learn:

  • Everything you need to know about how to become a better speaker/presenter and enhancing your impact when giving a client presentation, speech or leading a discussion with colleagues, clients or opposing counsel
  • Methods and strategies used by the best legal speakers and top General Counsel, and what you should incorporate into your own strategy
  • The 10 most common stumbling blocks and frequently asked questions by General Counsel, about improving their speaking and presenting skills
  • Case studies of speeches, client presentations, and meetings led by General Counsel, what they did to have more of an impact, and important lessons learned
  • Surefire tips and techniques that you can immediately implement that will turn you into a more effective presenter, public speaker and communicator

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Praveen Puri
President, Puri Consulting
Professional Development

ExecSense_Praveen Puri

Praveen Puri’s strength lies as a strategic thinker who can guide teams and individuals to discover new insights and value. He’s a student of zen, simplicity, and improvisation – and their application to business and technical innovation.

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Praveen is an affiliate member of the Society for the Advancement of Consulting (SAC), has experience as a technology consultant, and is the founder of three start-ups: Puri Books,, and Puri Media. Praveen is also a successful full-time trader, which has led to consulting opportunities with hedge funds, writing the book “Stock Trading Riches”, and being offered a management position at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. His accomplishments include helping to develop the Chicago Board of Trade’s Project A trading platform, as well as the first online banking systems at Bank of America.

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