Gain the confidence and skills to effectively express yourself and communicate with others in any situation.
Present with Confidence
Decrease stage fright and increase comfort when speaking or presenting in front of any size audience.
Communicate & Present with Ease
It’s time to find your voice.
Whether you need to have a difficult conversation with a loved one, or give a speech to a room full of colleagues, ask your boss for a raise, or give a toast at a wedding, you can learn to comfortably express yourself, overcome hesitation, and increase confidence.
We’ll help you with:
- Increased professionalism and presence
- Ability to speak with clarity and intention
- Enhanced relationships and cooperation
- Ability to navigate situations on the fly
- Confidence presenting in front of a group
- Reduced social anxiety
- Improved leadership
You have permission to be you.
Any fear or anxiety that you experience around conversations or speaking in public have to do with the potential outcomes (perceived or real) that you feel you might face once you call attention to yourself. This about about being seen and heard, vulnerability and authenticity. What if I’m not good enough? What if I’m wrong or underprepared? What if I do a terrible job? What if I sound stupid? What if they don’t believe me? What if they DO believe me? And on, and on, and on goes the self-doubt.
From this moment forward, you have permission to:
- Trust yourself, your education, your experience, and your instincts.
- Trust that others will trust you, and that you are worthy of their trust.
- Speak up.
- Feel things.
- Communicate your needs.
- Take up space with your voice, with your body with your spirit/energy/wisdom/experience/vibe/awesomeness.
Our Unique Approach.
Our comprehensive and interactive curriculum incorporates the element of singing, in addition to standard contemporary techniques for communication and public speaking. That’s right, singing!
Singing is a powerful tool for breaking down communication barriers, building confidence, and learning presentation sills. It is also a fun and effective way to foster empathy, reduce anxiety, increase self-trust, develop the ability to communicate through complicated situations, and boost camaraderie.
There are lots of topics to explore.
Whether on the stage or in the office, there are many facets to self-expression, including, but not limited to:
- Enunciation and projection
- Authenticity and intention
- Gestures and eye contact
- Emotional awareness and feedback
- Stage presence and logistics
- Memorization and pacing
- Nonverbal queues and listening
- And More!
Communication & Public Speaking Offerings
1. Communication + Self-Expression
Learn to trust your own voice, opinions and self-expression. We'll cover many of the topics listed above, while exploring scenarios that are unique to your situation, occupation, relationships, and/or other dynamics.
2. Public Speaking + Presentation
Elevate overall public speaking and presentation skills, and/or get help preparing for a specific upcoming speaking event.
3. Phone or Skype Check-in / Tune up
Have a quick question or concern? Need a pep talk or an outside opinion on your slide deck? We'll schedule a call and get you back on track.
4. Customized Program for You
We'll work together to develop the perfect strategy to address your communication and/or public speaking needs.
Who We've Worked With
Organizations and Clients
We’ve taken our workshops into large companies such as Aruba Networks/Hewlett Packard, and Dell, as well as startup accelerators including 500 Startups and RocketSpace.
Our client list also includes folks from Magic Leap, Texas Instruments, Apple, Cisco, Amazon, EA Games, Facebook, Google, Airbnb, FitBit, Rev, Twitter, Zynga, Boostable, Twitch, June, RackSpace, ZeroCater, and more.
Our participants come from all types of professional backgrounds including attorneys, accountants, developers, engineers, marketers, sales people, managers, entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and more.
They also come from all over the world including China, India, Korea, Croatia, Turkey, Japan, Mexico, Philippines, Italy, Poland, Brazil, Netherlands, France, Lebanon and Switzerland.
We work with people of all genders and sexes, and seek to foster workplaces where all voices are heard, and all team members can thrive.