Carnegie Mellon University

Presentations for Computational Finance

Professor: Evelyn Pierce, Rich Young

Department: Tepper

Course Number: 46971

Description: This course provides practical, usable, and relevant practice and study in oral communications strategies critical for professional managerial success. Students will enact non-verbal and vocal techniques that support a professional attitude and will study how their appearance and demeanor are indeed contributors to the messages they send. Assignments will enable students to target key decision-makers’ needs, craft verbal and quantitative arguments, and provide problem-solving action-oriented content. Recommended textbook: How Audiences Decide by Richard O.Young, New York: Routledge, 2011.

Prerequisites: None