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Confidence in Communication Series

at General Assembly - Downtown

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Price:
$165 8 seats
Start Date:

Tue, Dec 03, 7:00pm - Dec 17, 10:00pm (3 sessions)

Location:
Downtown, Downtown/Northeast
360 E 2nd St Ste 400
Btwn S Central Ave & S San Pedro St
Los Angeles, California 90012
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Description
Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 20
Teacher: Lizzy Wallace

What you'll learn in this public speaking class:

Confidence in Communication Series: How to Present the Best Version of Yourself 

Jumpstart your public speaking & communication skills (at a discounted price!) by taking our improv for business, workplace communication & presentation classes bundled together.

Class 1: Speak Up: Using Improv to Succeed in Business

Utilizing the techniques and exercises of improv can dramatically strengthen your ability to communicate clearly and dynamically, collaborate more efficiently, and increase your creativity. In this workshop, you’ll learn to accelerate your confidence, spontaneity, leadership qualities, and much more with an introduction to improv skills. This workshop is ideal for entrepreneurs, startup teams, or anyone who wants to increase their confidence, networking skills, or sales goals.

Takeaways:

  • Learn how to accept change, new ideas, and failures in a productive way. 
  • Improve their presentation, sales, and promotional skills. 
  • Improve your listening skills. 
  • Learn the art of being present. 
  • Get more comfortable taking risks. 

Class 2: Hacking Communication

No matter what line of business you’re in, being able to clearly communicate your ideas is a critical part of becoming a success. Whether you’re presenting a project or just taking a meeting, knowing how to think on your feet and effectively express yourself is key to connecting and collaborating with your peers.

In this workshop, you’ll learn how to use the fundamental techniques and philosophies of improv to enhance your workplace communication skills. You’ll get hands on experience with improv exercises and games that can help you define your message, receive information, and build upon new ideas both independently and within a team. By utilizing the same skills that actors and comedians use to support each other on stage, you’ll be able to communicate with your team on a whole new level. And maybe even make them laugh a little, too.

Takeaways:

  • How to use enhanced communication skills like active listening and body language in their work environment. 
  • Best practices for clearer and direct communication. 
  • How to increase creativity, resolve conflicts, build teams, and enhance relationships amongst their co-workers. 
  • Discover how to network more efficiently and create relationships on the spot. 

Class 3: Stand and Deliver: Projecting Confidence in Presentations

Whether your current job requires you to pitch in front of clients, co-workers, venture capitalists, interviewers, or cameras, this workshop will help you improve your performance by teaching you how to use your body to deliver your presentation in a natural and convincing way. You’ll receive one-on-one movement coaching from professionals and learn how to exploit the potential of your natural movements to demonstrate confidence and improve your posture and gaze. You’ll also learn techniques for relaxation and focus before delivering your presentation.

Takeaways:

  • Receive feedback on key aspects of your natural movement that work well for you. 
  • Develop tailored solutions targeting the aspects of body language that can be improved.
  • Photo feedback of your progress. 
  • Learn easy exercises to warm-up and focus before a presentation. 
  • Get five key tips to handle different scenarios and social contexts.
School Notes:
For students enrolling in 12 week part time and immersive classes, it is not recommended that you book more than one class simultaneously.

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If you can't make it to a class/workshop, please email us at [email protected] at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given after this timeframe.

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Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
7:00pm - 10:00pm Lizzy Wallace 3 $165
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Tue, Dec 10 7:00pm - 10:00pm Lizzy Wallace
Tue, Dec 17 7:00pm - 10:00pm Lizzy Wallace

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Hello, I am an International applicant and I wanted to know about the duration of class in terms of the week and overall daily schedule and fees. Thank You for your time and consideration.
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hello there! Thanks for your inquiry. This class is for $165 for 3 sessions. The upcoming class is from 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm for the three sessions and it is 1 session per week for 3 weeks. You may check the exact dates above. Hope this helps!
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Hello, I wanted to book this class starting today 3/14 as 8 seats were still listed. Is there a cut off point before booking classes? Thank you!
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Reviews of Classes at General Assembly (2,250)

(2250 Reviews)
Confidence in Communication Series
Reviewed by Viktoriia B. on 3/18/2019
Such a great class! Recommend to everyone who wants to improve their communication work, life, loved one or public speaking. Lizzy is amazing teacher
Confidence in Communication Series
Reviewed by Olivia E. on 1/27/2018
The fun format of this class made the lessons easy to digest and the takeaways very memorable. Lizzy was a great teacher who made everyone feel comfortable.
Confidence in Communication Series
Reviewed by Vladislav D. on 1/25/2018
The class was awesome! Lizzy was able to create a unique friendly atmosphere and share lots of secrets to calm yourself down whether it's a public speaking or just a small talk at a network event. I really enjoyed all the games we played to practice. Environment is very friendly and this is the best place to start even if you think that you are to shy to go for a class like that. All communications and practices are voluntarily, so if you don't feel like speak with anybody right now - there is no pressure and you can skip it without any questions.
Confidence in Communication Series
Reviewed by grace f. on 12/26/2017
This was such a fun class and it touched upon all the items noted in the class description. Lizzy was a great instructor - she was informative and had great energy and thoroughly answered the students' questions. I do wish that it was longer than three sessions but I think it's a good intro to communication in general. I would recommend this class to those who are looking to overcome their fear of public speaking.
Confidence in Communication Series
Reviewed by Gary P. on 9/24/2016
The classes are very well structured to take the student from basic communications techniques through group interactions, culminating with some key practices for public speaking. The instructor, Lizzy Wallace uses an improv approach to lead the class through the process with great effect.
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