1. Students will make groups of 2 (pair)
2. 2 teachers and 2 HR representatives will be SHARKS

You need to create a new product. Your product must be realistic and show potential for generating profit. You will present it in front of the SHARKS and be ready for any questions they ask.

Your presentation will be short but powerful (5 minutes) and include:

  • Choose your target market
  • Describe the needs for your product or service
  • Explain how you would fulfill the needs
  • Set the price and show how you will generate income (profit margin)
  • Choose a location if it’s essential
  • The SHARKS: ask questions to the presenters and decide who deserve the title of “The Most Innovative Product of the Year”.
  • The presenters: your goal is to convince the SHARKS to pick your product.
  • Scoring will be done using Presentation Evaluation Sheet

PRESENTATION EVALUATION

There are 2 scoring criteria:
  • Presentation Style
  • Content
The evaluator will give quantitative result and also individual comments essential for the participant’s improvement.

Hobbies and interests
2 HOURS

  • Talking about your free time activities

  • Work-life balance
  • Spending time on hobbies
  • Introduction

  • Group discussions

Travel
2 HOURS

  • Discussing about past travels
  • Discussing vacation plans
  • Describing tourist destinations in your country
  • Group discussions
  • Mingle-peer interview

Technology
2  HOURS

  • Talking about technology
  • Talking about innovation
  • Discussing online businesses
  • Group discussions

Company’s culture
2  HOURS

  • Talking about company’s culture

  • Explaining your company’s structure
  • Describing how to build effective teams
  • Brainstorm ideas
  • Class discussions

Problems and solutions
  HOURS

  • Explaining a problem
  • Giving your friend advice
  • Personal SWOT analysis
  • Proposing a solution to a work issue
  • Pair discussions

  • Brainstorm ideas

Meeting Skills
2  HOURS

  • Opening a meeting
  • Company’s SWOT analysis
  • Conducting a meeting
  • Summarizing a meeting
  • Role Play
  • Group work

Leadership
2  HOURS

  • Discussing change management

  • Describing leadership qualities
  • Talking about a leader you admire
  • Developing leadership qualities
  • Group interview
  • Jigsaw discussion

Success
2  HOURS

  • Talking about what success means to you

  • Discussing how to become successful
  • Motivating a team successfully
  • Talking about successful people’s habits
  • Group research and presentation

Career Plan
2  HOURS

  • Discussing about career plan
  • Business idioms
  • Starting your own business
  • Group sharing

  • Mingle-peer interview

Effective presentations 1
2
  HOURS

  • Opening a presentation
  • Building content

  • Concluding a presentation
  • Brainstorm ideas

Effective presentations 2
2
  HOURS

  • Delivery Techniques
  • Body Language

  • Making impactful presentation
  • Mini presentation

Making a speech
2  HOURS

  • Analyzing a speech
  • Making a speech more persuasive
  • Impromptu speech
  • Brainstorm ideas
  • 2-minute speech

Sales and Marketing
2  HOURS

  • Market trends

  • Advertising
  • Talking about product innovation
  • Presenting a product (options given)
  • Group work

  • Mini presentation