SOLD OUT - Professional Development Institute: Basics of Public Speaking Skills - Eliminate Myths, Reduce Anxiety
Friday, October 7, 2022 (9:00 AM - 11:00 AM) (EDT)
Reduce anxiety and strengthen your message when speaking to a group, live or on Zoom. Whether facilitating a meeting or presenting vital information, participants will learn how to look and feel confident, communicate in a credible manner, and keep the attention of the audience. Debunk the myths of public speaking and walk away with a tool kit that will elevate your professional presence and career.
Course Objectives include:
- Debunk myths of public speaking
- Identify your role as the meeting facilitator or presenter
- Analyze Audience Analysis Exercise
- Develop and Utilize a Presentation Planning Guide
- Reduce the unknown - Anxiety Management tips and techniques
- Communication Theory & Model – Use of Words/Tone/Non-verbal
Class will be taught by Theresa Whiting of Whiting Consulting, a communications firm specializing in effective corporate communication.
Theresa D. Whiting, President has more than 30 years experience in corporate communications, enhancing professionalism related to content delivery and overall image. This experience includes 19 years as an executive advisor, coaching individuals and facilitating a variety of communication skills training. Her understanding of the dynamics and trends in numerous industries including architect, real estate development, retail, pharmaceutical, and finance make her uniquely qualified as a developer and facilitator of communication and professional presence programs. Prior to consulting Theresa worked at IBM and Mellon Bank. She is certified in the Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) personality inventory, and is a long-standing member of the International Coaching Federation (ICF).
NOTE: For a refund to be issued, cancellations must be received by 5:00 pm on Monday, October 3. For questions, please contact Debbie Osheroff, email@example.com