Earn an Executive Certificate in Business Communication

In business, good communicators are able to grab attention, motivate action, and create lasting impact. Whether you’re a rising manager vying for a promotion or a small business owner trying to grow your client base, Johns Hopkins Carey Business School’s Executive Certificate in Business Communication will help you excel. I am excited to offer three courses that comprise the Executive Certificate in Business Communication: Persuasive Communication, Effective Workplace Presentations, and Powerful Public Speaking. These interactive courses are held at the Harbor East campus...

Do You Want to Become a Confident and Effective Speaker?

I am offering several executive education programs this summer to help professionals take their public speaking skills to the next level. June 13th & 14th Introduction to Public Speaking: Effective Presentation Skills Harvard Division of Continuing Education June 27th, 28th & 29th Using Your Voice to Lead: Effective Presentation Skills Georgetown University July 18th, 19th & 21st Effective Workplace Presentations Johns Hopkins Carey Business School August 1st & 2nd Introduction to Public Speaking: Effective Presentation Skills Harvard Division of Continuing...

Improve Your Presentation Skills This Summer at Harvard

I am offering several professional development programs this summer at Harvard University: Delivering Effective Presentations June 15th & 16th, 2015 / August 3rd & 4th, 2015 Whether your goal is to inform, persuade, sell, or inspire, your presentation skills are critical. The good news? Effective presenters are made, not born. This two-day program sets the foundation for delivering successful professional presentations, whether you are speaking at an intimate meeting, via a webinar, or on a stage. Click here to learn more about the program. You also can watch me...

Upcoming Workshop: Using Your Voice to Achieve Success

I am offering an interactive workshop at the University of Baltimore to empower students and professionals to communicate as leaders. The workshop, “Communication Matters: Using Your Voice to Lead,” will focus on using the power of one’s voice to forge a pathway toward personal and professional success. As part of this workshop, participants will explore the difference between passion and drive, and the importance of sharing one’s passion with the audience. The workshop will be held on Thursday, May 1, beginning at 4 p.m. in the William H. Thumel Sr. Business Center...

Two-Day Harvard Program on Persuasive Communication

I am offering a two-day program on persuasion on April 7th & 8th, July 14th & 15th, and August 11th & 12th. In this program, we go “inside” the art of persuasion in an attempt to understand how and why it works. We focus on the techniques that salespeople use to design compelling messages, and explore why some messages are more persuasive than others. Through hands-on exercises and simulations, this seminar helps participants develop a persuasive mindset and improves their ability to sell products and ideas. Click here to learn more about registering for the...

Learn How to Master the Art of Persuasion at Harvard

On September 23rd & 24th, I will be teaching a two-day seminar through the Harvard Division of Continuing Education called “The Art of Persuasion: Influence at Work.” This seminar is ideal for managers, executives, and politicians who want to strengthen their ability to influence and master the art of persuasion. It is designed for aspiring or current leaders with some public speaking experience. Click here to learn more about registering for the program. You also can click here to watch me discuss a few “tips for speaking...