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Spotlight on our Coaches – JD Clockadale

Spotlight on Our Coaches: JD Clockadale By Joey Asher Category: Other It's hard to put Speechworks coach JD Clockadale into a box. He is a Georgia Tech educated engineer, athlete, a nationally recognized sales trainer, and an author. Oh, and don't forget he's one of the founders of the City of Brookhaven. But one thing [...]

Spotlight on our Coaches – JD Clockadale2020-12-08T11:46:39-05:00

Spotlight on Our Coaches – Kene Iloenyosi

Spotlight on Our Coaches: Kene Iloenyosi By Joey Asher Category: Other The first things people typically notice about Kene are his impeccable fashion sense and his interesting accent (in that order). Originally from Nigeria, Kene also lived in Zambia prior to moving to the United States. The diversity of his personal and professional experiences enables [...]

Spotlight on Our Coaches – Kene Iloenyosi2020-12-08T11:47:25-05:00

Spotlight on Our Coaches: Jan McKenzie

Spotlight on Our Coaches: Jan McKenzie By Joey Asher Category: Other Before joining Speechworks as a coach, Jan was a Speechworks client (or, as she puts it, "a raving fan!"). She spent nearly 20 years at The Weather Channel. For 10 of those years, she served as director of their award-winning Learning and Development Department. [...]

Spotlight on Our Coaches: Jan McKenzie2020-12-08T11:47:49-05:00

How to Make Statistics Sing

How to Make Statistics Sing By Joey Asher Category: Other Many years ago, one of our coaches took a statistics course at a local community college. The professor had such a heavy French accent that our coach could literally only understand about a third of the words said. He learned everything from reading the textbook. Most [...]

How to Make Statistics Sing2020-12-08T11:48:45-05:00

Spotlight on Our Coaches: Nancy Vason

Spotlight on Our Coaches: Nancy Vason By Joey Asher Category: Other Prior to joining Speechworks more than a decade ago, Nancy was an account executive and sales trainer for a Fortune 100 company. She also served as a speechwriter for many of the corporation’s top executives. Regardless of the role she was in, Nancy knew [...]

Spotlight on Our Coaches: Nancy Vason2020-12-08T11:49:04-05:00

Spotlight on Our Coaches: Marilyn Ringo

Spotlight on Our Coaches: Marilyn Ringo By Joey Asher Category: Other Marilyn is a former CNN Headline News anchor and a six-time Emmy Award-winning television producer and reporter. In addition to working with corporate clients and overseeing Speechworks’ media training program, she serves as an adjunct professor at the Georgia Tech Scheller College [...]

Spotlight on Our Coaches: Marilyn Ringo2020-12-08T11:49:46-05:00

Help Us Celebrate

Help us Celebrate! By Joey Asher Category: Other We need your help to celebrate turning 30! We’ve just launched our new website, as well as our revamped newsletter, and a fresh look for all of our social media channels. If you’ll take just a brief second to help us spread the word, we’ll give you [...]

Help Us Celebrate2020-12-08T11:50:20-05:00

Learning from Your Dentist: The Keys to Delivering Bad News

Learning from Your Dentist: The Keys to Delivering Bad News By Joey Asher Category: Practice, Other, Nerves Many of us have to deliver unwanted messages. For example, my dentist recently told me that some of my old fillings were deteriorating and needed to be replaced. “They’ve served you well for many years,” she told me. [...]

Learning from Your Dentist: The Keys to Delivering Bad News2021-02-25T13:16:50-05:00

It Takes Desire to Become a Great Speaker

It Takes Desire to Become a Great Speaker By Joey Asher Category: Other Question: How many psychologists does it take to change a light bulb? Answer: Just one. But the light bulb has to want to change. That’s what we tell people when they ask if they can really improve their communication skills. Of [...]

It Takes Desire to Become a Great Speaker2020-12-08T11:51:43-05:00

Six Rules for Successful Team Presentations

Six Rules for Successful Team Presentations By Joey Asher Category: Other One of the things that many owners say when they’re interviewing design and construction teams is  “We’re looking for the best team.” So the question is: how can you come across as a great team during a 30-45 minute presentation? In watching hundreds of [...]

Six Rules for Successful Team Presentations2020-12-08T11:52:19-05:00
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