We help movers and shakers, over-achievers, and groundbreakers communicate their ideas so people listen.
“If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up people to collect wood and don’t assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea.” —Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Communication is a learnable skill.
a learnable skill.
We train leaders with the most important ingredient to professional success—the ability to communicate well.
Get grounded in technique and receive on-the-spot coaching for immediate improvement in your ability to connect with an audience and move them to action.
Gain confidence in your ability to communicate in high-stakes situations. We’ll help you clarify your message and make an impact by using the power of narrative.
From content to delivery, we’ll help you craft and deliver your presentation for impact. Bring us in mid-process or as a thought-partner from the start.
“I’ve taken training that’s lasted weeks and covered what Rebecca delivered in one hour.” —Andrea S.
Data alone doesn’t tell a story and can’t inspire. Leaders must do this.
of people believe a strong narrative in a presentation is critical for engagement
of employees said their leaders lack the ability to communicate well
more likely to be remembered when data is shared as part of a story
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“If you can’t master communication, it’s like winking at a girl in the dark.” —Warren Buffet
We facilitate engaging and interactive learning experiences that give you the tools you need to present with clarity and confidence. Whether you’re a professional or a business owner, we’ll help you grow your brand and your career.
Most people would rather die than give the eulogy—such is the fear of public speaking. But the ability to communicate well is the most important ingredient for professional success. And for most, it takes practice.
Whether you’re already a leader or want to step into a leadership role, we’ll teach you how to connect with your audience, share a clear message, and deliver it with confidence.
We’ll focus on:
. Presentation content and structure
. Dynamic delivery
. Nonverbal communication
. How to use story to elicit emotion
. How to speak human
+ so much more
“The interactive group setting Rebecca facilitated helped us learn from the dissection of real life example pitches and on-the-spot feedback. Great session overall.”
—Foundation Capital workshop participant
Leadership requires confidence, connection, and a clear message. Whether you’re a seasoned executive, transitioning to a new role, or launching a movement, success requires controlling the narrative. In our Story Coaching sessions, we’ll help you connect the dots between your experience and where you want to go, and we’ll help you put your vision to words.
One part thought partnership, one part communication training, one part therapy, we’ll help you uncover what you really want to say, structure your content, and deliver with power.
Story Coaching can support:
. Executive presence
. Clarifying and voicing your professional leadership brand
. Crafting your elevator pitch
. Putting words to a career or business transition
. Putting words to a movement
“Rebecca helped me think about the message behind my book project in a completely different light.”
—Janine Firpo, author
Great presentations change people. And change comes from connecting with the audience, sharing a clear message, and expressing emotion. Too many speakers fail to make an impact on their audiences because they don’t speak to us like humans. They rely too much on data and don’t share their experience.
We can help you find the right balance between data-driven facts and storytelling so you can take your audience on an emotional journey where you want them to go. We’ll help you feel confident delivering your message to a small group from your seat or to thousands from a stage.
Here’s how we can help:
. High-level outline/flow
. Deck feedback
. Script editing
. Delivery coaching
Bring us in mid-process or as a thought-partner from the start. What’s your idea? We’re here to help you deliver it so it sticks.
—Dave Alpert, CEO, Geopogo