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Free Intro to Public Speaking Class Online | June 17

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Senior Partnership Specialist - Washington DC, General Assembly
Free Intro to Public Speaking Class Online
Thursday, 17 June, 2021
1 3 pm EDT
Edinburgh (Online)
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Free Intro to Public Speaking Class Online | June 17

Shahier Rahman Photo

Senior Partnership Specialist - Washington DC, General Assembly

About This Workshop

Everyone can master the art of public speaking and easily leverage the secrets the best speakers in the world use to elevate your public speaking performance, forget the fear, and learn to love the spotlight.

Public speaking is the most common #1 phobia in today's society, and at the same time, our abilities to strongly represent ourselves are becoming more and more of a priority. Whether we are job interviewing, pitching our startup, actively networking, or needing to lead a presentation in a boardroom, confidence, clarity, and communication skills are imperative for success.

In this class, you will bring the best out in yourself by learning proven methods that world-renowned speakers utilize in order to develop an authentic speaking style, engage an audience, and leave a lasting impression.

What will this remote learning experience be like?

  • Ask questions and interact with peers and expert instructors —all in real time. Collaborate via live chatbox and Q&A.
  • Learn in an online classroom designed to keep you engaged and focused.
  • Gain accountability and guidance from your instructor and fellow classmates to help you turn skills into career success.

NOTE: A small percentage of participants may not receive emails from us due to some domains blocking our automated emails. If you do not receive sign in instructions within 1 hour of the livestream, please email help@generalassemb.ly and we'll send sign in instructions right away.

Takeaways

  • Learn how to structure content for public speaking engagements.
  • Understand how to use your voice, body, and silence to enhance your personal speaking style.
  • Learn tactics for dealing with stress so it doesn't interfere with your message.
  • Identify the key elements of your personal, authentic speaking style and learn how to develop them further.

Preparation

  • This class is taken completely online
  • We will provide a link to the platform on the day of the class
  • This class requires a computer and strong internet connection

About the Instructor

Shahier Rahman Photo

Senior Partnership Specialist - Washington DC, General Assembly

Shahier Rahman is the partnerships specialist for General Assembly DC. He was previously the regional business development manager for DC incubator and venture fund 1776. Before moving to DC, Shahier co-founded Central Florida's first tech incubator, Canvs. When he's not connecting startups with political, intellectual, social and financial capital in Washington, DC, you can find him doing stand-up comedy in dive bars around town.

Community Code of Conduct

Your registration for or attendance at any General Assembly offering indicates your agreement to abide by this Community Code of Conduct policy and its terms.

Illinois Students

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.

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