CFO Series-Presentation Skills for Success

Course Details


Friday, May 27, 2022

5:00am – 7:00am

Field of Study


Course Number


CPE Credit

2.0 hours CPE credit

Level of Knowledge



CPA Crossings


Participants should have at least six months of industry experience and a thorough knowledge of financial accounting principles and practices. Additionally, participants who make presentations will find this seminar very useful.


We strive to make effective presentations, but this may not be one of our strengths. Presentation skills are essential to effective leaders, especially for CFOs who must tell their company's story to both internal and external audiences. In this seminar, you will learn; (1) to deliver presentations effectively and with confidence, (2) to take "big picture "information and make it relevant to specific audiences, and (3) to conduct an effective Question and Answer session.


The major topics covered in this class include:

Audience Assessment

  • Audience profile
  • Five questions to answer before preparing your presentation
Message and Media

  • What does the audience need to know?
  • What is the best way to convey that message?
How to Get Your Points Across

  • Identify your normal presentation style
  • Deal with "Presentation Anxiety"
  • Sell your ideas using four critical elements
Q&A Sessions

  • Anticipate questions
  • Field questions
  • Handle disruptive behaviors


After attending this presentation you will be able to...

  • Apply skills to deliver a compelling message
  • Determine how to communicate the big picture information with relevance
  • Use the best approach to conducting Q&A Sessions

Designed For

Corporate Financial Leaders, Corporate Financial Managers, CEOs, CFOs, Controllers, Board members, accountants, advisors, public practice CPAs and Consultants.

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Course Pricing

Member Fee

Applicable if you are a HSCPA member in good standing.

Non-Member Fee

Applicable if you are not a HSCPA member.

Your Price $109.00

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