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Public Speaking: Finding Your Authentic Voice

at General Assembly - Penn Quarter 509 7th St NW 3rd Fl, Washington, District of Columbia 20004

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...

Tuesday Aug 6th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Online Storytelling for Non-Profits & Social Enterprise

at General Assembly - Penn Quarter 509 7th St NW 3rd Fl, Washington, District of Columbia 20004

Developing a strong digital marketing strategy can make a world of difference for organizations that operate with limited budgets to achieve their membership and funding goals. This workshop will offer a big picture analysis of compelling and cost-effective digital marketing and storytelling, with an emphasis on working with limited resources and...

Tuesday Sep 10th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

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Storytelling Hacks for Networking + Interviews

at General Assembly - Downtown, Washington, D.C. 1133 15th St NW 8th Fl, Washington, District of Columbia 20005

Tell me about Yourself: Storytelling Hacks for Networking + Interviews Tell me about yourself: the four words that strike fear in any career-related conversation. And we all know the best way to make a point or inspire action in the workplace is by telling a compelling story. And as it relates to work, we'll often see that struggling to describe...

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Story Intensive

at The Writer's Center - Bethesda 4508 Walsh St, Bethesda, Maryland 20815

This workshop will look at what makes short stories work (and by extension, novels and memoirs). Participants will be read and discuss stories from American Best Short Stories 2017 edited by Meg Wolitzer, as well as workshop their short stories or memoirs. Participants are encouraged to bring a story to the first class for critique.

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Fearless Presentations

at The Leader's Institute - Washington - Foggy Bottom 2200 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20037

This public speaking course is the fastest, easiest way to reduce stage fright. In just a single day, this presentation seminar helps participants gain poise and self-confidence in front of a group!  Public Speaking Fear is still the #1 fear in America. And, right or wrong, people form a perception of who we are and what we represent by the self-confidence...

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Public Speaking: Compelling Speeches & Presentations

at Learning Tree International - Herndon 13650 Dulles Technology Dr Ste #175, Herndon, Virginia 20171

Public speaking is required in almost every business role, but a variety of factors cause many professionals to struggle when talking in front of an audience. In this training course, you learn how to strengthen your speaking skills, build your confidence, and establish rapport with the audience — all while practicing and delivering presentations...

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3 sessions

Thinking on Your Feet: How to Speak Intelligently

at National Seminars Training Washington

Conquer your nerves and be ready for that next impromptu speaking opportunity. Program Description: It happens all the time in any career—you’re caught off guard and must speak with zero preparation. You’re asked for your opinion in a heated meeting. You need to introduce someone to a group. You’re unexpectedly asked to say a few words...

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Getting Started: Creative Writing(5 Weeks)

at The Writer's Center - Bethesda 4508 Walsh St, Bethesda, Maryland 20815

Participants will experiment with words, language, story telling, and poetry through interactive class activities and out of class readings and assignments.

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5 sessions

Getting Started: Creative Writing(2 Weeks)

at The Writer's Center - Capitol Hill 921 Pennsylvania Ave SE, Washington, District of Columbia 20003

Spring! This can be your time to plant seeds of creativity. Begin by exploring imaginative forms of writing in a supportive environment.  Fun prompts will help circumvent the analytic brain and give creativity a chance to thrive. You’ll find new ways to free up memories and use them as inspiration for memoir, fiction, poems, creative nonfiction,...

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2 sessions

Storytelling for Public Affairs & Policy Professionals

at Public Affairs Council - Downtown, Washington, D.C. 2121 K St NW Ste 900, Washington, District of Columbia 20037

Developing a strong advocacy story can make a tremendous difference in your campaigns. While storytelling is nothing new, elements such as structure, audience attention span and message outreach have all changed significantly in recent years. At this two-hour workshop, we’ll discuss from A-Z what it takes to build a successful storytelling campaign...

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Storytelling/Solo Performance Using Movement & Gesture

at Synetic Theater - Arlington 2155 Crystal Plaza Arcade T-19, Arlington, Virginia 22202

In this workshop, students will learn about the five facets of performance structure important to engaging audiences, creating memorable performances, and improving spontaniety: use and command of space physicality manipulation of voice props as story characters coloring of words  Through hands on exercises and a sampling from attendees’...

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2 sessions

Public Speaking the Actor's Way

at Theatre Lab - Penn Quarter 733 8th St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20001

Four lunchtime classes. An innovative approach to powerful public speaking, taught by pioneers in the field of applied acting.  This course leads participants through a series of acting-based physical, vocal and psychological exercises designed to promote spoken communication that leaves a lasting impact on an audience.  From writing a...

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4 sessions

Crafting the Perfect Pitch

at Union Market - Gallaudet 1309 5th St, Washington, District of Columbia 20002

Anna Mason, Director of Investments for Rise of the Rest and Co-Founder of Vinetta Project DC, is our industry expert for this evening on “Crafting the Perfect Pitch” with social-impact businesses in mind. We know the #1 fear of most humans is public speaking — so let’s change that! At the close of the evening, we will have an improv...

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Best Practices for Global Public Affairs

at Public Affairs Council - Downtown, Washington, D.C. 2121 K St NW Ste 900, Washington, District of Columbia 20037

Managing the World: Best Practices for Global Public Affairs Establishing a successful global public affairs function is essential for strengthening your organization’s international presence and reputation. Join us for this interactive workshop to discuss the challenges and best practices for creating and implementing a global public affairs plan....

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Effective Public Speaking

at Adult & Community Education - Fairfax 9525 Main St, Fairfax, Virginia 22031

This class prepares you to speak with confidence and manage your nervous energy. You will practice presenting ideas and information clearly. Learn techniques about better presentation methods.

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4 sessions

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