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Winning with Words – The Secrets of Successful Public Speaking (Masterclass) – GI 19 597
14 November 2019 @ 7:15 pm - 9:15 pm
An event every week that begins at 7:15 pm on Thursday, repeating until 14 November 2019
Tutor: Steve Markwell B.A in History and American Studies at the University of KeeleGo to all Courses
Many of us find speaking in public a stressful experience, making active attempts to try to avoid it. A well delivered speech can however, provide an invaluable opportunity to impress an audience and set the standard for all your communication. Winning with Words offers two insights into the importance of public speaking. On 26 September, there will a short workshop exploring the impact of what you say in public and how good communication can have a positive impact in everyday life. The workshop will introduce the key methods of formulating persuasive communication. A follow up masterclass on 7 & 14 November will take you through the full construction of a powerful speech. Sessions all use practical exercises, video examples and plenty of discussion.
About the Speaker
Steve spent the majority of his business career working with major American companies on an International basis. His experience spans Procter and Gamble, Ray- Ban Sunglasses, Remington Shavers and Cross pens. Steve’s career took him and his family to Holland, France, South Africa, Canada and Italy. When they returned to Guildford, Steve’s wife Liz became General Manager of the Guildford Institute. Subsequently Liz and Steve both worked with Silent Pool – the local gin distiller, merging work with pleasure! Now they have set up their own coaching company Winning with Words, helping people in the key area of public communication. They have delivered seminars at The Institute, at the ActivZone Gym, and for the Surrey Hills Enterprise group. They are also currently working with a number of local companies, improving communication skills and sales and customer service ability.
V Café at The Guildford Institute provides a friendly catering service using high quality, fresh, vegetarian and vegan ingredients.
The perfect way to give a treat to someone special who takes real pleasure in learning new things and taking part in great activities.