Um, like, effective speaking skills are invaluable in, well, y’know, most successful careers and, uh, life.
Some “experts” contend it takes a long time to improve as a communicator.
UmLikeYnow offers a fun, practical opportunity to analyze and polish your speaking skills quickly. While many approaches are bogged down with jargon and theory, we’ll focus on real communication problems with immediate solutions and creative improvement drills.
The Um Counter!
Defining Your Ideal Image
7 Keys to Effective Speaking
Having conducted more than 100 seminars with Fortune 500 executives (most at around $1500 a pop for two days!) and more than 25 years of teaching and professional speaking experience, we’ve learned that with a few simple recommendations and a positive approach to experiment, anyone can significantly cleanse away communication distractions and polish skills – rapidly!
The simple solutions: SELF-AWARENESS and a little PRACTICE.
While UmLikeYknow initially focuses on speech delivery, future update plans include strategies on organizing content, effectively using visual aids, handling questions and answers and other communication issues.
Choose a positive attitude. Think of communicating cleanly and clearly as a hobby. Have fun! Don’t take yourself so seriously. Realize, nothing is “right” or “wrong” in communication. The following approach is an opportunity for you to experiment and grow as a communicator.