Own Your Voice - Pitch and Present with Confidence
Duration: 2hr 53m
In this live, three-hour, online master class, a public speaking expert reveals proven communication techniques you can deploy to build your confidence and enhance your presence for the many public pitches, networking events, and presentations required at every level of the film and media business. You’ll leave with a tool-set of physical, emotional, and practical strategies that will help you command the room in any type of meeting or presentation.
Topics presented will include:
- Preparing for public presentations
- Conveying confidence and making a great first impression
- Using your voice and body language to help convey your message
- Adapting stage performance techniques to improve your presentation and persuasion skills
- Changing the course of a conversation if something unexpected happens
Jackie Miller is a communication and public speaking coach and president of Bespoken which provides individuals and teams tools to make powerful verbal and physical choices on their own to connect with an audience of one or many. Inspired by the belief that everyone has an innate ability to communicate powerfully and purposefully, Jackie is passionate about helping people own their voice and speak with purpose.
Before founding Bespoken, she amassed over a decade of experience as a director and curator of cultural public programming across New York City.
Jackie holds a B.F.A. in Performance and M.A. in Arts Politics, both from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts.
Previous clients include Blue State Digital, Made in NY Media Center, Oath, NEW Museum, Columbia Business School, and Simon & Schuster.