Public Speaking: Finding Your Authentic Voice
30

Thursday, 30 August

6:30 8:30 pm EDT

GA D.C., 1776

1133 15th Street NW, 8th Floor
Washington, D.C. 20005
$55 USD
Regular Ticket
$55 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Public Speaking: Finding Your Authentic Voice

Shahier Rahman Photo


Partnership Specialist, General Assembly

30

Thursday, 30 August

6:30 8:30 pm EDT

GA D.C., 1776

1133 15th Street NW, 8th Floor
Washington, D.C. 20005
$55 USD
Regular Ticket
$55 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Class

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 welcoming and interactive class, you will bring the best out of 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.

Takeaways

  • Learn how voice, body, and emotions create your personal speaking style
  • Clarify your stress response and learn tactics for taking control of your nerves
  • Learn how the use of space can make you a powerful speaker
  • Identify the key elements of your personal, authentic speaking style and learn how to develop them further

Prereqs & Preparation

This workshop is designed for anyone interested in improving their public speaking.

What to bring to class: Just yourself and willingness to take part in group games and exercises.

About the Instructor

Shahier Rahman Photo

Partnership Specialist,
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.

Refund Policy

We understand that, sometimes, plans change. If you can no longer make it to a class or workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given to cancellations made within a week of the class or workshop.

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