Career Wednesday: Transform Your Speech From Boring To Bravo! | July 14
About This Event
Making a Content-Heavy Speech Interesting
Experts are often required to deliver a speech full of data, without getting the results they need because nobody is paying attention. Do you find that:
- Your audience isPolite, but Bored?
**Your ideas* areNot Taken Seriously – or worse,Stolen?
**Less-qualified speakers* get theRecognition thatShould Come to You?
Join Elizabeth Bachman as she shares her 30+ years of expertise as well as specific success strategies to get better results. Elizabeth shows you how to make your presentation compelling and how to deliver it in the most effective way.
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- Non-Tech Jobs in Tech| September 1
- How toMake Dry, Technical Content Memorable
How to become aSought-after Speaker
How toBe Recognized as theExpert You Are! When you want to make a difference, not just a point.
About the Instructor
Elizabeth Bachman is THE go-to person for advanced level training inSpeaking, Presentation Skills, Sales andLeadership. With a lifetime spent perfecting the art of presenting, she helps high-level clients master a message that brings * the Funding they need, * the Allies they want and * the Recognition they deserve.
A sought-afterspeaker and strategist in Silicon Valley and internationally, Elizabeth works with leaders and influencers who need to become concise and compelling presenters. She helps them present as smart, down-to-earth, loose, friendly—even funny—and still be taken seriously.
As an opera director, Elizabeth spent over 30 years directing such luminaries asLuciano Pavarotti & Placido Domingo. in more than 50 operas around the world. Fluent in 5 languages, she brings that global experience to her clients.
About Our Partners
We equip job seekers to increase their economic mobility, help businesses grow, rebuild, and thrive equitably, and prepare children and young adults for the world of work. We believe in the power and dignity of work, fight for equity and inclusion and dedicate ourselves building programs that meet people where they are.
Workforce development is much more than finding the next job. It is helping people connect what they know, love and need with what the market demands. Career preparation begins in the classroom and continues throughout life. Life-long learning is essential to keep pace with an ever-changing world.
The Workforce Partnership offers services, custom programs and unique initiatives that are redefining what workforce development can—and must—be, because everyone deserves the opportunity to succeed.
The Sacramento Works Job Center System provides resources and services to employers and job seekers in Sacramento County. Planning, policy, and oversight for the system is the responsibility of Sacramento Works, Inc., the Workforce Development Board, a 27-member volunteer board of directors.
Services, resources, workforce development sector strategies, training programs, and services to employers are provided by the staff of Workforce Development Department of the Sacramento Employment and Training Agency, the Employment Development Department and over 40 community workforce development partners.
ChickTech is a national non-profit organization committed to increasing the number of girls and women in technology while improving the culture of the industry itself. From local conferences to hands-on workshops to mentoring, we create an inclusive community for girls and women that increases their sense of belonging, interest, and self-confidence in technology and engineering.
Community Code of Conduct
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Participants who complete this workshop will not receive a certificate or any other designation of completion.
This workshop is not designed to prepare individuals to follow or pursue a trade, occupation or profession. It is not designed to improve, enhance, or add to the skills and abilities of an individual relative to occupational responsibilities or career opportunities.
This workshop is not approved by the Division of Private Business and Vocational Schools at the Illinois Board of Higher Education and participation in this workshop/event will not be counted towards an approved IBHE program/course of instruction.