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Ms. Rebecca L.

specializes in Highly effective public speaking and writing coach · female

"You need your message to be precise and compelling. You need to communicate with presence and authority. When the stakes are high, you need to create and deliver a memorable speech or document with charisma and impactful stage presence. In coaching communication skills, I've discovered that most people have tremendous upside potential - you can always learn new skills to become a more effective more...

"You need your message to be precise and compelling. You need to communicate with presence and authority. When the stakes are high, you need to create and deliver a memorable speech or document with charisma and impactful stage presence. In coaching communication skills, I've discovered that most people have tremendous upside potential - you can always learn new skills to become a more effective communicator and leader.

As you become a stronger speaker and communicator, you become a stronger influencer and persuader. Influence doesn't come from your title, but from the ability to articulate big ideas, inspire others, motivate people to take action, and focus others on the most important goals. The most important function of good communication is to translate ideas and concepts into action. Storytelling allows you to share knowledge, describe issues, and resolve problems. It builds trust with the audience and allows you to authentically connect with your audience, by putting the audience first and forcing them to listen. I have a unique professional background in business, higher education, and consulting. A passionate teacher, I am committed to helping people find clarity in their thinking, ideas, and message, and delivering them in ways that move your audience.

With a undergraduate degree in English, a MBA in Marketing & Leadership, and graduate coursework in writing and communication from UC Berkeley, I believe strong communication skills are the key to success both academically and professionally. As I transitioned to teaching after my career in business, I became focused on helping students improve those critically important threshold skills. I currently have a robust tutoring practice, helping TedX speakers and students of all ages improve their writing and public speaking skills. I have coached undergraduate and graduate students in college and post-graduation as they transition to professional employment.

Students remember me as a teacher who genuinely cared and was dedicated to their success. Let'" less...

Details

fee: $100 (for 60 min)
travel distance: 40 miles
meeting type: either in-person or online

Contact

website: on file

Education and Qualifications

certified: Rebecca L. is a certified tutor

Colgate University, English

Clarkson University, MBA

University of California Berkeley - Certificate in Technical Communication, Graduate Coursework

Orchard Park, NY 14127

Subjects Tutored

Microsoft PowerPoint - Writing - Business - Career Development