Presentation Skills Training and Workshops for
Individuals and Teams

Do you want to get through to your peers, customers, executives, and staff? Do you aspire to convey your ideas, change minds, and persuade people to act?

You can influence your organization by mastering a presentation development method that lets you easily articulate your ideas, sell them to execs, and achieve action from cross-functional teams and clients.

Persuasion is the currency of business communication; increase your value by enrolling yourself or your team in one of Duarte’s presentation skills training workshops.

VisualStory presentation workshop in progress
  • 1 Day VisualStory Presentation Workshop
  • 2 Day VisualStory Presentation Workshop

Learn storytelling and design principles

Get buy-in for your ideas by training to tell your story and boosting it visually. Capitalize on the interplay of narrative and design to connect with and transform your audience.

Explore VisualStory Workshop

Captivate presentation workshop in progress


Unleash your inner orator

Influence your audience by developing the three traits of the world’s most magnetic speakers: dynamism, comfort, and empathy.

Explore Captivate Workshop

Resonate presentation workshop in progress


Harness the power of narrative to stand out from the crowd

Learn to sculpt key messages as stories, and create presentations that take audiences on journeys that transform them.

Explore Resonate Workshop

Slideology presentation workshop in progress


Learn to use design to amplify your narrative

Think like a designer to increase the impact of your data, and use visuals to express complex ideas. Get comfortable deploying diagrams, charts, and a battery of visual elements.

Explore Slide:ology Workshop

presentation training eCourse

persuasive presentations eCourse

Train at your own pace

Acquire an arsenal of persuasive presentation skills on your own terms. This course will teach you, entertain you, and give you a resource to turn to again and again, whenever a presentation skills question may arise.

Explore Presentations eCourse

Still can’t decide? Compare the workshops or contact us.

  • Our most comprehensive workshop, you’ll write your next presentation using the power of story structure, and storyboard slides using effective visual display of information.

  • Our most comprehensive workshop, you’ll write your next presentation using the power of story structure, and storyboard slides using effective visual display of information.

  • The best of both worlds, this workshop offers insights into the basics of story content from Resonate and visual design principles from Slide:ology.

  • Harness the persuasive power of stories to create exceptional communication that transforms your audience, using your own presentation as a case study.

  • Improve your presence and impact in front of an audience. Our inside-out approach leverages your strengths and eliminates bad habits.

  • Turn words into pictures and simplify complex concepts by deconstructing a very ugly set of slides and reconstructing the deck into a clear visual message.

  • Duarte’s eCourse offers an entertaining, non-traditional approach to online learning that covers everything you need to develop and deliver an effective presentation.

Public workshop
Onsite Workshop
Self-paced, online
Analyze story structure
Identify Big Idea
Map audience journey and transformation
Capture your own stories
Map content to Presentation Form
Build emotional appeal
Convert words into visuals
Build analog storyboard
Choose the right type of slide
Arrange slide elements for comprehension
When to use animation
Tell a story with data
Identify and apply traits of powerful presenters
Identify and infuse passion in delivery
Learn to connect empathetically
Practice with a live audience, with feedback
Remote presenting tips
Presentation delivery insight
Measure presentation impact

VisualStory® Workshops

VisualStory® 2 Day

VisualStory® 1 Day




Persuasive Presentations Online Course

Public Workshop Schedule

We can deliver these workshops to your team, at your site. Explore a workshop, and contact us to learn more.

The two coaches were extremely dynamic and empathetic. They accomplished so much in one day. I didn’t expect the individualized attention and level of coaching we received.

Tienni Su, Group Lead, America Honda Finance May 10, 2017


We’ve trained 30,942 professionals from companies like yours

  • Wells Fargo
  • Oracle
  • Medtronic
  • Liberty
  • citrix
  • cisco
  • Gilead
  • Lilly
  • publicis
  • Genetech
  • ERSI
  • Nestle
  • The World Bank
  • State Farm
  • Pepsi
  • Nike
  • Google
  • Apple
  • BCG
  • MasterCard
  • JJ
  • Comcast
  • PWC
  • KPMG

Contact a Duarte Strategist

Our experienced strategists can help you determine which workshop is right for you or your team.

We’ve helped thousands of individuals and teams that experience these presentation challenges:

  • Your complex ideas can be tricky to distill and to articulate, especially in a short time
  • You address multiple audiences, sometimes in quick succession, and often, they’re skeptical
  • You find it hard or time consuming to determine how to display data
  • You need buy-in, but you also need followthrough and adoption
  • You are writing presentations for other people
  • You need a presentation development process that you and your team can use again and again
  • You want training you can fall back on when you’re onboarding new team members
  • You’ve got a great story and message, but you fall short when it comes to delivering it