Whether you're in a meeting, around the proverbial "water cooler," at a networking event, on the phone, or anywhere else: your ability to speak with confidence, engage in small talk, and respond to questions off the cuff will drive your career forward -just as a lack of confidence will frustratingly hold you back.
Speaker Christine Clapp will give you a set of powerful insights and practical strategies that will rapidly enhance your poise and polish, clarity and conciseness. Get ready to develop your speaking skills in a way that will transform your career- and even change your life!
- Discover the five elements of executive presence
- Assess personal strengths and weaknesses
- Practice new skills in a supportive learning environment
- Set goals for future development
Speaker Christine Clapp
Christine Clapp is the author of Presenting at Work: A Guide to Public Speaking in Professional Contexts and the president of Spoken with Authority, a Washington, D.C.-based presentation skills consultancy that includes a team of six expert coaches. Through training programs and coaching engagements, Christine and her team help professionals build the confidence to connect and the capacity to lead.
Christine holds two degrees in communication: a bachelor’s degree from Willamette University, and a master’s degree from the University of Maryland, College Park. She also taught public speaking to undergraduate and graduate students at The George Washington University for thirteen years.