Communication and Presentation Skills for Business Economists and Analysts


October 12-13, 2023

2 days, 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
Dallas, TX

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. More course info 

Participants are encouraged to bring three to four slides from a presentation.

  • One slide of your introduction
  • One to two slides of content
  • One slide of your conclusion

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.

This offering of the course is limited to 16 participants. Register now to ensure your spot! 


NABE Member: $1,300

U.S. Government Employee: $1,375

Non-Member (includes one-year membership): $1,450



and scan/email to [email protected]. Registration by email includes a $25 processing fee.  Save $25 by registering online!

To be eligible for a refund less $50 fee, registration cancellation must be received in writing by September 13, 2023.  Questions? Please contact NABE at [email protected] or phone 202-463-6223.



Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
2200 N. Pearl Street
Dallas, TX 75201


NABE has secured a discounted ($269/night) room block at the Omni Dallas Hotel (555 S. Lamar; 10-minute drive from the Dallas Fed) for course attendees. To make a reservation, book online here.

The room block deadline is September 13, or when the block reaches capacity, whichever comes first.

About the Instructor

Emilie Booth has over 30 years' experience in training development/delivery and organizational development for a wide variety of clients across the country, including Chevron Corporation, Shell Oil Company, JP Morgan Chase Bank, Duke Energy, US Physical Therapy, Inc. and Halliburton. Prior to starting her own company, Ms. Booth was the human resources manager for a large financial institution with employees nationwide. Ms. Booth was responsible for all phases of the human resources function, including the development and delivery of the staff and management training used by her employer. Ms. Booth holds a degree from the University of Texas at Austin and a master’s degree from the University of Houston.