Saturday workshop
Saturday, March 17, 2018

Communicate with Impact
Mastering the Power of Your Speaking Voice

with Gina Barnett

It’s not just what you say — it’s how you say it.

Maturity, relaxation, confidence, enthusiasm, intelligence — this is just a short list of the vast number of signals sent by the voice. Whether you’re a high-pitched, fast-talking enthusiast or a smooth, easy-going slow-talker, your way of speaking might convey a story that’s very different from your words.

Your voice is a unique signature that can create instant and lasting impressions, some accurate, some not. And since speaking plays such a vital part in our communication, it makes sense to align our voice with our objectives.

Join communication expert and speaking coach for TED Talk and the Obama Foundation Gina Barnett for this powerful and informative 3-hour workshop designed to help you understand your singular voice and how to make it work for you.

During this workshop you will learn how to:

  • Use your posture and breathing to help you relax and communicate more powerfully
  • Align your body with the subject you are speaking about to formulate a more inspiring message
  • Adjust the volume, pace, pitch, and tone of your voice, eliminating any unnecessary “ums” or other habits that detract from your message
  • Speak powerfully, choosing impactful words that will help you “own the room”

By the end of this intensive you will have a deeper understanding of your communication style — and the necessary skills to begin expressing yourself with greater confidence and ease.

Please note: Wear comfortable clothing — part of this workshop involves movement.

“Gina is a maestro of public speaking!”
writes Susan Cain, author of the bestselling book Quiet.
“…thinking that I would not need a speaking coach but reluctantly meeting with Gina Barnett and getting 100% more confident because of her. She is amazing.”
– Chip Kidd, Speaker at TED, on his biggest surprise
“Gina is an exceptional communications coach who brings much depth and expertise into her coaching practice. She is highly personable, humorous, fun to work with and possesses high level of personal integrity. She is an expert at understanding the impact of communication on ones career, relationships and on influencing outcomes. Gina is very results oriented and gives you a very good value for your investment. She is definitely a pro and expert executive communications coach and mentor.”
– Rowena T., Financial Industry

Gina Barnett works globally as an executive communications consultant, focusing on the profound effects of embodied presence and communication style on professional, and personal, success. She has worked with thought leaders in science, health care, finance, the arts, marketing, advertising, and technology. A coach, trainer, and workshop leader, since 2006, Gina has also been speaker coach for the TED MainStage Conference, helping speakers prepare for their talks. Gina is currently working with presenters at the Obama Foundation.

Attend in Person
Date & Time
Saturday, March 17, 2018
Saturday, 10:00am-1:00pm ET
Eileen Fisher Learning Lab
50 South Buckhout Street, Suite 102
Irvington, NY 10533
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  • Robin Carathanasis says:

    I’m prepping to moderate a panel on March 22 and this was perfect timing. Disappointed that this workshop booked already. I’ve been added to the wait list. I am local and available to attend live but if you stream this presentation please let me know, I will gladly participate.

  • Deb says:

    Same as Pat and Angela and Helio and Sher
    PLEASE live stream this event….I live in San Diego, CA.
    Thank you!

  • Pat says:

    I would love it if you can stream this 3-hour workshop. I live out of state and traveling there for 3 hours is not possible at this time. I’d be happy to pay to attend a streamed event. My guess is that others would also appreciate that option.

  • Helio says:

    I’d love to know more about it

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