Yes! You can accelerate and maximise your presentation skills that quickly.
You can become an impactful presenter and speaker with the learnable skills taught on the Confident Speaker Programme.
If you're interested in this presentation course, the chances are, you're already pretty good at your job, and you speak as part of your job.
Bringing your expertise together with your new speaking and presentation skills, will help give your career the boost you're looking for.
Perhaps you've just been promoted (my clients often have), or you're going for a promotion, or you've just changed job, your speaking and presentation skills are the perfect way to demonstrate your expertise and confidence.
The Confident Speaker programme comprises 8 x 60 Minute sessions, delivered over Zoom, over 8 weeks. (Shorter periods possible by negotiation)
Speaking is a powerful way to communicate who you are and what you stand for. We admire those people who can articulate their thoughts in a fluid, confident and skillful way.
In a recent study, they discovered that people with weak communication skills made 38% less income than those with strong and effective communication skills.
-The Confident Speaker leave their audience changed by the experience.
-The Confident Speaker does this by a powerful mix of personality and message.
-The Confident Speaker delivers their message with skill and flair.
YOUR LEARNING JOURNEY TO BETTER PRESENTATION & COMMUNICATION SKILLS
Each of the EIGHT sessions begins with a speech warm up (probably not the kind you’re expecting!), drills and games, followed by a core learning for that session (listed below) and exercises to grow your skills. The final 3 classes are each based around you presenting a different speech/talk.
This is a model outline, your journey will be individual and based around our Session 1 discussion.
SESSION 1 - CLARITY ON THE VISION & GOAL
Getting greater detail and clarity on the kind of speaker you are, and the kind of speaker you want to become.
SESSION 2 - THE MINDSET OF THE CONFIDENT SPEAKER
Explore the Mindset for Confident Public Speaking through fun games and challenging exercises designed to help you talk ‘off the cuff’ with precision and effectiveness.
SESSION 3 - THE STRUCTURE OF A POWERFUL SPEECH
Discover how to create a key message and a powerful outline for a speech that transports your audience on a journey.
SESSION 4 - AUDIENCE ANALYSIS
The heart of a powerful presentation of any kind, is the understanding you have in the audience who will receive it. Using DISC theory, audience analysis tools and techniques, and a deeper understanding of the presentation's purpose, you will learn to build phenomenal presentations which are relevant to your audience.
SESSION 5 - THE STORYTELLER’S ART
Using lessons learned from the Hollywood Screenwriter’s craft, discover how to craft stories that hook the audience and hold their attention until the end.
SESSION 6 - THE PERFORMER’S SKILL (60 Second Presentation)
Learn how to use Pitch, Pace and Power to Captivate your Audience.
SESSION 7 - THE ADVANCED PERFORMER’S SKILL (3 Minute Speech)
Learn to use more advanced techniques of tools and techniques of the performer to compel your audience to listen and keep listening. Practise using changes of energy and pace to stimulate the ‘novelty’ detector of the audience's brains!.
SESSION 8 - THE CONFIDENT SPEAKER: (10 Minute Talk)
Deliver a 10 Minute Talk, off the cuff (without notes) - with confidence, using stories, employing your new skills. Receive detailed feedback from your coach and explore how to take your speaking to the next level.
Your total investment for Confident Speaker Programme is £1250GBP. Our clients constantly tell us that the value they get from the coaching and its results is far greater than the fee amount.
Your Public Speaking Coach
Mark Westbrook is a Professional Acting Coach turned Public Speaking Trainer and Coach. After a lifetime working in the performing arts, he has adapted his experience of performance psychology, voice and speech and presentations skills to the public speaking arena. Mark is a twice qualified teacher, and a Bronze Level Coach with Performance Consultants International. He’s also an introvert, so he gets it.