Research tells us that the #1 skill needed for advancement and promotion in our field is the ability to communicate ideas effectively. Employers demand solid presentation skills from economists: an economist who can present complex ideas clearly will maximize his or her ability to add value in the workplace.
In recognition of this, NABE is pleased to announce our course, Communication and Presentation Skills for Business Economists and Analysts. This program is specifically designed for business economists, government economists, analysts, and others who speak to groups and must sell their ideas, their organization and themselves.
Learn to give presentations that get a group's attention, hold people's interest and persuade them to act. This course introduces the principles of a powerful presentation, key characteristics of powerful presentations, and the five-step process for preparing a presentation.
After completing this course, you will be able to:
For more info, view the Course Table of Contents.
Participants are encouraged to bring three to four slides from a presentation.
These slides can be from a presentation that you are actively using now or are planning to use in your organization. The goal is to give you practice using “real” materials. Please put your presentation on a flash drive and bring with you to the session.
Past students have said:
NABE Member: $1,200
U.S. Government Employee: $1,275
July 21-22, 2022 - Washington, DC
October 13-14, 2022 - Chicago, IL
For future offerings of NABE's other Certified Business Economist programs, check the CBE calendar.