Speak Up: Using Improvisation to Succeed in Business
20

Monday, 20 May

6:30 7:30 pm BST

GA London, The Relay Building

1st Floor, 114 Whitechapel High Street
London
FREE!
Regular Ticket

Questions? Read our FAQs

Speak Up: Using Improvisation to Succeed in Business

Dave Collins Photo


Founder and CEO of Oak and Reeds

20

Monday, 20 May

6:30 7:30 pm BST

GA London, The Relay Building

1st Floor, 114 Whitechapel High Street
London
FREE!
Regular Ticket

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Workshop

Utilizing the techniques and exercises of improvisation can dramatically strengthen your ability to communicate clearly and dynamically, collaborate more efficiently, and increase your creativity. In this workshop, you’ll learn to accelerate your confidence, spontaneity, leadership qualities, and much more with an introduction to improvisation skills. This workshop is ideal for entrepreneurs, startup teams, or anyone who wants to increase their confidence, networking skills, or sales goals.

Takeaways

  • Learn how to accept change, new ideas, and failures in a productive way.
  • Find out tips and tricks to increase sales and interest from investors.
  • Discover how to network more efficiently and create relationships on the spot.
  • Improve your listening skills.
  • Get more comfortable taking risks.

Preparation

Come prepared and willing to interact with others.

About the Instructor

Dave Collins Photo

Founder and CEO of Oak and Reeds

Dave Collins is the Founder and CEO of Oak and Reeds, a corporate training firm dedicated to using the tools of improv comedy to train clients on everyday soft skills. Dave is an award-winning improvisor, coach, speaker and corporate strategist with over a decade of experience performing and coaching improv. Along with his teammates, Dave won the National Collegiate Improv Tournament, headlined shows across the country, and individually has coached hundreds of students and professionals in the art and practice of applied improvisation. Prior to founding Oak and Reeds, he worked as a change management expert at AECOM. As part of AECOM’s workplace strategy team, Dave worked with clients to examine the relationship between workspace and productivity, enabling people to break old habits and embrace change. Dave has a B.A. in Communication and Economics from Northwestern University with a specialization in Team Leadership.

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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