Voice, Body Language & Power

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About the event

Your first impression is influenced by more than your words. Your audience evaluates you and is instantly affected by – the sound of your voice, your posture and facial expression, your movements and body language.

This course will teach you the skills to make your first impression your best impression.

 

The session will be interactive and include personal coaching and feedback.
 
REGISTER EARLY!  Space is limited to allow for meaningful results.



Level:  General

Committee:  Career Management

Topics Include

 

1. FIND YOUR EXCEPTIONAL VOICE - VOICE RESONANCE AND PROJECTION
Learning Outcomes

  • Learn to find your most natural and attractive voice
  • Learn to project your voice naturally
  • Learn to practice specific techniques to make these new habits natural
  • Identify and eliminate nervous vocal habits- such as, high pitch, breathiness, voice too quiet 
  • How to correct your pacing- to make your remarks powerful

 

2. BODY LANGUAGE - THE CONVERSATION STARTS BEFORE YOU SPEAK
Learning outcomes

  • Learn the power of projecting confidence through your face, eyes and body language
  • Entering a room full of strangers
  • Making a connection through small talk
  • Body movement
  • Facial expressions
  • Identifying and correcting negative body language messages you didn’t know you had

 

3. HOW TO SOUND CONFIDENT IN PRESSURE SITUATIONS AND DIFFICULT PEOPLE
Learning Outcomes

  • Learn tips and techniques for handling difficult situations
  • Learn tips and techniques for handling difficult people 

 

4. SUCCESSFUL NETWORKING
Learning outcomes

  • How to avoid avoiding networking
  • How to enter a room full of strangers
  • Secrets of confident conversation

 

5. PUTTING IT ALL TOGETHER
Learning outcomes

  • Practice presenting using all new techniques 
  • Find your PQ (Presence Quotient)

 

 
Speaker Bio


Bonnie Gross B.A, D.S.P.A., SLP
President, Keynote Speaker, Workshop Facilitor, Voice Transformer 
SpeechScience International

Bonnie Gross is currently the President of SpeechScience International – a company devoted to helping individuals become dynamic, influential speakers and communicators, through training, in voice enhancement, fearless public speaking, leadership speaking skills, VOCAL EQ. and accent reduction.  With a dual career in both Speech Pathology and Radio and Television Arts, Bonnie is able to transform individuals into dynamic, persuasive, exciting speakers.. Her techniques create permanent and outstanding results for her clients.

With offices in both Toronto and New York, Bonnie has worked with Executives and corporations including Fortune 500 companies such as IBM Canada, CIBC, BMO, Inergi LP, Health Canada, Loblaw Companies East, Amgen Pharmaceuticals, Glaxo Welcome, Shoppers Drug Mart, Proctor and Gamble, Government of Ontario, HJ Heinz, Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp. Novopharm Pharmaceuticals, George Brown College, American Express, Dynasty Advertising, Shoppers Drug Mart.



Who Should Attend
This event will appeal to professionals who want to reach their full potential as a dynamic, persuasive  speaker—with clients and colleagues--- in presentations, meetings and conference calls. 


Society Member Discounts

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CFA Institute Activity
This program qualifies for credit under the guidelines for the CFA Institute Continuing Education Program

Other Information
May be eligible for CE credits to maintain CFP® certification
Eligible for Tuition Tax Receipt - Form T2202A

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When & Where
Apr 5
5th April 2017
09:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Toronto, ON
2017-04-05 09:00 AM 2017-04-05 12:00 PM America/New_York Voice, Body Language & Power 120 Adelaide Street West Toronto, ON, Canada M5H 1T1


CFA Society Toronto - FactSet Room


CFA Society Toronto - FactSet Room 120 Adelaide St W, Suite 701 Toronto, ON M5H 1T1