Presentation Skills 101 | NAWBO

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Many business owners are afraid of making presentations or public speaking. However, they are not alone. Glossophobia (fear of public speaking) is believed to impact up to 75% of people.  This course will help owners select methods for overcoming their fear. Learn how to identify elements of a good presentation and recognize ways to prepare PowerPoints that engage the audience without causing cognitive overload. Finally, learn how to take technical presentations and make them attainable for audiences. Once you feel confident to make presentations, you’ll be able to knock your presentations out of the park!

Presentation Main Takeaways:         

  • Recall methods to reduce any fears of speaking
  • Identify key elements of a good presentation
  • Describe how to adjust when providing a technical presentations

Presented by Melisa F. Galasso, CPA, CEO of Galasso Learning Solutions - NAWBO Charlotte

Melisa F. Galasso is the CEO of Galasso Learning Solutions. Melisa designs and facilitates courses in advanced technical accounting and auditing topics. Melisa is a Certified Professional in Talent Development (CPTD) and has earned the Association for Talent Development’s Master Trainer™ designation. Melisa is a 2020 Enterprising Women of the Year Award recipient and was named the 2019 Rising Star by the Charlotte NAWBO chapter. Melisa received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting and International Business from Georgetown University. Melisa enjoys traveling, watching her daughter ride her horse, and spending quality time with family. She finds balance through yoga, is an avid reader, and frequents local performing arts shows. Melisa actively supports several causes that empower women

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