Due to the popularity of TED style talks over the last thirty years, public speaking has undergone a revolution, around the world people are expecting short, clean, curated, punchy talks; this is becoming the rule and not the exception.
For most people the hard work is in the refinement of thoughts into something that engages, inspires and motivates an audience.
Whether you’re a complete novice wanting to tame your nerves and take control of your self limiting beliefs or seasoned public speaker looking to expand you toolkit and wow your audiences, you can make the most of this online learning. You will discover tools and techniques to challenge you to step up your game.
Know exactly what you're speaking about, how to write your script, and how to practice right for the venue you're in.
Decide the outcomes and structure, give your talk a great title and a catchy hook, and learn how to close strong.
Support your presentation with visuals and slides that capture the hearts and minds of your audience.
Level up from a good speaker to a great one. Learn the body language techniques used by the world's best speakers.
Learn how to practice well and make the most of your practice time.
Get access to the Ultimate Guide to Speaking and learn all the skills you need.
Is an authority and expert in the art of public speaking, presenting and investment pitching. He coaches CEOs, celebrities, sales executives, tech giants, best-selling authors, professors, PhDs, and start-up founders to achieve outstanding results from their keynote talks, investment pitches, and formal presentations.
With a proven history of coaching for a global platform like TEDx, Michael coaches business and thought leaders in the design, development, and delivery of their most important talks, so they can speak with confidence, clarity, congruence, charisma and conviction.
Michael is an expert in coaching, facilitation and training with over 20 years of experience, he is a master facilitator and trainer.
"Michael helped me choose the best stories to captivate my audience and convey a powerful, heart-wrenching message. That is the reason my speech is the most-viewed TEDxTalk in New Zealand and one of the Top 5 Most-Viewed TEDxTalks on the planet."
You will have access to 25 intensive short and punchy step by step video guides, and a downloadable workbook that walks you through everything you ever needed for designing, developing and delivering a TED worthy talk.
Michael will make sure you’re set up for success by asking the right questions of the event hosts who have asked you to speak at their event, ensuring you are going in the right direction from the start with clarity.
He will explain how to construct your script and get your ideas out of your head and onto paper. He will show you how to use a variety of models to craft your talk and engage your audience.
He will demonstrate body language, vocal techniques, and stage presence to ensure you have a positive and effective impact on your audience and yourself.
In Astella Philpott’s video, she will walk you through best practice and ideas for constructing great PowerPoints, and Michael will talk you through the theory of good supporting visuals.
Michael will give you insights on how to practice and how much to practice so you can hit that stage prepared and confident.
There’s way more than that, check out the video for the Ultimate Guide to Speaking platform demo and see for yourself.
Learning is at your own pace, you can get through it all in a few hours, however for best results I’ve broken it into micro learning components with short videos. I recommend you watch a section and then do the tasks laid out in your downloadable workbook.
12 months with access to new content as it’s uploaded
Because you get instant access to the platform, the learning, and the downloadable workbook, we don’t provide refunds.
Definitely, just get in touch and we can discuss options for you and your team.
Yes of course, just get in touch and have a chat about the project you’re working on and how many coaching session will be required alongside the Ultimate Guide to Speaking.
We would love to hear your questions, just get in touch by sending Michael an email at email@example.com
Get access to the Ultimate Guide to Speaking and master the skills needed to leave your audience inspired and ready to take action.