Training & Services

science communication for the public and the media

(4-session course, 1-on-1 via Zoom)

This private 1-on-1 training prepares scientists to be proficient, captivating communicators of their research and professional story for in-person, virtual, and media audiences. The course is customized for your individual goals, and includes any or all of the following:

  • Crafting your research and professional story into concise, memorable phrases (soundbites) that can be used for:
    • Media Interviews
    • Pitches to Policymakers and Funders
    • Presentations and Lectures
    • Job Interviews
    • Elevator Pitches
  • Speaking skills and techniques (voice modulation, diction, cadence, accent modification, eye contact, posture, hand movements)
  • Connecting with your audience
  • Overcoming anxiety and getting through frozen moments
  • On-camera performance (including Zoom)
  • Delivering prepared speeches
  • Off-the-cuff speaking
  • Storytelling

Each session culminates with the practice of live 2-min TV interviews, incorporating your soundbites and learned techniques. Experiential learning exercises like this are woven through the course, and it’s where scientists often find their greatest moments of growth and confidence, visualizing what’s possible with their communication.

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public speaking coaching &
speech writing

1-on-1 via Zoom (ask for individual & package pricing)

These are foundational skills I can incorporate into any training (media training for scientists, etc.) or we can focus on areas exclusively important to you.

  • Speaking skills and techniques (voice modulation, diction, cadence, accent modification, posture, hand movements, eye contact)
  • Overcoming anxiety and getting through frozen moments
  • Connecting with your audience
  • Delivering prepared speeches
  • Speech writing assistance (and/or ghostwriting)
  • Off-the-cuff speaking
  • Elevator pitch (15 sec, 30 sec, 1 min)
  • Storytelling

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Media Training &
On-Camera performance

1-on-1 via Zoom (ask for individual & package pricing)

From last minute preps for a media appearance, to turning you into a captivating host of your own show, the sky’s the limit with where I can take you. 

  • Preparation for media interviews
  • On-camera performance (TV, YouTube, digital marketing)
  • Connecting to your audience through the camera lens (presence, body movement, eye contact, appearance, lighting)
  • Training to be a show host (TV, YouTube, podcast, live streaming)
  • Voiceover training

Contact me to set up a consultation call