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Speak Up: Using Improv to Succeed in Business

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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 20
Teacher: Lizzy Wallace

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this communications course:

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.
  • Find out tips and tricks to increase sales and interest from investors.
  • Discover how to network more efficiently and create relationships on the spot.
  • Improve your listening skills.
  • Get more comfortable taking risks.
Preparation
  • Come prepared and willing to interact with others.

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This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

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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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Speak Up: Using Improv to Succeed in Business
Reviewed by Raymond D. on 2/23/2018
great class, loved Lizzy and the exercises she had us do to better our communication skills!
Speak Up: Using Improv to Succeed in Business
Reviewed by Anonymous on 3/22/2019
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