Strong communication skills are essential for business -- whether you're presenting at TED, delivering a pitch, or interacting with colleagues or clients. Speaker Coach & TEDx Organizer, Kelsey Crouch, teaches the fundamentals of public speaking, how to navigate your nerves, & make a lasting impact.
We all get nervous sometimes, heart races, palms sweat, we might forget our words (or our own names). In this class we will focus on handling nerves, no matter how scary!
This is a great class for every level of speaker.
WHAT YOU'LL LEARN:
How to understand & embrace your relationship with your Audience
How to identify nervousness & the fight, flight, freeze response in your body, in order to disarm it
How to implement industry tricks to stay grounded & speak well, even when nervous
WHO THIS CLASS IS FOR:
Professionals looking to grow soft skills
Speakers looking to enhance their stage performance
Individuals ready to manage their fears of public speaking & step into the limelight
A note about photo policy: There may be a few photos taken during class for social media & our own records. We promise we will never post anything unflattering or embarrassing, but if you have an issue with your photo being taken, please let the instructor know.
About the Instructor:
Kelsey Crouchis a public speaking & communications coach, guidingspeakers to discover their own authentic voices, craft targeted messages for their audiences, & deliver presentations with impact.
Kelsey is also the co-organizer of the monthly TEDxGramercy Salon.Kelsey was an actor for 25 years, studying at Drama & Voice at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre in London & Musical Theatre at Syracuse University. She utilizes techniques used by the most renowned performers & a deep understanding of human connection to guide professionals to their communication success.Past clients include CEOs, Entrepreneurs, Designers, Artists, Lawyers, & Mental Health & Wellness Professionals.www.kelseycrouch.com
About the Space:
Blender Workspaceis a leading luxury workspace located in the NoMadneighborhood of New York City. The space was custom built forhigh-caliber professionals who value thoughtful design & an elevatedwork experience. Blender Workspace has evolved into a HUB forcreative, lifestyle & wellness brands, with several prominent firmscalling Blender home.