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Speechwriting Workshops Work Smart, Write Fast, Get Better Results Write Out Loud: Practical Speechwriting Skills Workshop Next session: Fall 2014 - Exact date TBA Learn how to follow a workflow and use simple tools and templates to produce solid speeches that engage and get your point across. Even if you only edit or contribute to speeches, you'll come away with techniques that will make your changes and additions more valuable. For a complete description and pricing go here.
“I would recommend this course to anyone who gives speeches, writes speeches, or assigns speeches. It'll be time and money well spent.” Cecilia Blanchfield, Human Resources and Skills Development Canada Give Your Speeches a Creative Edge Value Beyond Words: Advanced Speechwriting Skills Workshop Next session: Fall 2014 - Exact date TBA Together, we'll explore a range of tools and techniques you can use to influence, intrigue and entertain. Learn how to craft humour, use metaphor and weave in stories that touch listeners' emotions and help them remember key points. We'll also cover the lost art of using rhetorical devices to get people thinking and how to supercharge your creativity to avoid falling into the ho hum, same old speech rut and much more. For a complete description and pricing go here. “I would highly recommend this session to other speechwriters. It will reinforce some of the things you are already doing, and introduce you to new ideas.” John Bissonette, Canada Mortgage & Housing Corporation Speaker & Writer Coaching Need some coaching? If you’re a speaker I can help you sharpen your delivery. If you want to improve your speechwriting or put together terrific presentations, I can also help you hone your skills. We can get together via email, telephone and teleconference to find answers to your specific challenges. I’m happy to help; no matter whether you work alone or your whole team wants to participate -- and no matter where you are on the globe.
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