Speak Up! A 3-Hr Workshop for women to develop a more confident voice.

confidence workshop for women and girls

Women and girls often have trouble speaking up in the moment, expressing themselves in front of groups, and simply “putting themselves out there.” Speak Up! helps women and teenage girls cultivate confidence to address the “confidence gap.” What could you achieve at work, at school, or in your personal life if you had more courage to speak up? Evidence shows that women are less self-assured than men—and that to succeed, confidence matters as much as competence. What You Learn Using exercises and tools from improvisational theater and leadership training, this program guarantees to help you: Are opportunities slipping by because you lack the courage to … Read More

I Just Want Them To Care As Much As I Do!

Throwing Ninja Stars to Build Trust Recently, I walked into a Vistage meeting in downtown Los Angeles that had just gotten underway.  I was there to present my interactive workshop on using improv as a tool to become a more courageous and effective leader.  As usual, I knew that my participants, though all accomplished executives, would be feeling anxious about being taught to “be witty and say funny things off the top of their heads.”  At least, that is the typical understanding of improv that I encounter and a myth I quickly have to dispel. I sat down at one of the … Read More