IGNITE SERIES 1.3: Fast-Track to Market: Effective, Authentic Communication
A brilliant new idea, a breakthrough product or advanced technology can open doors, but you can’t advance through them without the ability to effectively tell your story. Sharp communication skills, marketing strategy and media-savvy can take you farther. Join Franca Miraglia of By the Word, for this hands-on learning experience and coaching session.
What you’ll learn:
How to identify your audience and determine your business’s value to them
How to effectively pitch your visions to investors, prospective partners and customers
Persuasive communication through presentation
How to develop your personal style that’s relatable but still authentic
About the Speaker:
Franca Miraglia has worked with hundreds of executives helping them to hone their communication and leadership skills. For over 15 years, she has provided Media Interview skills training, Storytelling for Sales and Storytelling for Leadership sessions and Presentation coaching to Olympic athletes, recording artists, television personalities and senior business executives.
She has extensive marketing and public relations experience with companies such as Toronto International Film Festival, Ketchum Public Relations Canada, Edelman and Theatre Passe Muraille
A member of the Canadian Society of Training and Development, Franca has completed the Adult Education program at St. Francis Xavier University and earned her Masters of Fine Art (MFA) in playwriting at York University. She is a Certified VitalSmarts professional trainer for the Crucial Conversation program. A storyteller in her own right, she is a member of the Dramatists Guild of America and has had her plays produced in Toronto and Off-Off-Broadway.