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Workshop Overview

Public speaking is a must-have tool in today’s fast-paced, global business world. Leaders like you must seize the moment to make powerful connections with audiences – whether they’re fellow executives or employees – and to energize teams ready to take on the next big challenge. This workshop is designed to elevate your public speaking and presentation skills, transforming you into a powerful, culturally competent communicator. What sets our workshop apart is the integration of diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) principles into public speaking – facilitated by a Certified Diversity Executive, which ensures that you not only become a confident presenter, but also an inclusive communicator.

Key Takeaways

Whether you’re a seasoned speaker looking to refine your skills or someone looking to overcome the fear of public speaking, our workshop caters to all – anyone aiming to master the art of public speaking with inclusion in mind will benefit. A strength of the workshop is the mock presentation exercise, which will enable you to incorporate all you learn into building a strong on-camera presence. Identifying strengths and areas for improvement, you will immediately put your learning into practice as you become a savvy, confident presenter.

The workshop features actionable lessons on:

  • Defining the purpose of your presentation
  • Understanding audience, logistics, and preparation
  • The fundamentals of writing and message creation
  • Using inclusive language and the nuances of inclusive communications
  • Incorporating vocal performance, body language, and nonverbal tactics
Melanie leading a professional development DEIA training in a conference room

Meet Your Instructor

This workshop is facilitated by certified diversity executive, Emmy-nominated journalist, and award-winning multimedia producer, Melanie Sanders.

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Designed for You and Your Team

At TDM, we firmly believe in the power of collective growth. Our courses and workshops are meticulously designed to foster a cohesive, transformative learning experience that taps into the unique dynamics of team environments. This approach ensures that skills learned are not only individual achievements but also become deeply embedded in the team’s DNA, creating a ripple effect of positive change throughout your organization.

Here’s why our team-based approach stands out:

  • Unified Learning: When an entire team learns together, they share a common language, set of tools, and experiences. This ensures smoother implementation of new strategies and insights within the organization.
  • Strengthened Bonds: Shared learning experiences foster deeper connections, mutual understanding, and trust among team members.
  • Tailored Experiences: Our workshops and courses can be customized to address specific team dynamics, challenges, and goals, ensuring the most relevant and impactful learning journey.
  • Sustained Impact: A team that learns together supports each other in the application of new knowledge, ensuring long-term retention and continuous improvement.

Ready to Level Up Your Team?

Our workshops are the gateway to a transformed, cohesive, and high-performing team. Reach out to us, and let’s craft your team’s journey to success.