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Personal Presentation for Success: A Public Speaking Workshop

  • Tangerine Bank 221 Yonge Street Toronto, ON, M5B 1M4 Canada (map)

YWiB Toronto invites you to an interactive hands-on workshop where you will learn the tools and strategies that will help you to build trust, credibility and connect with small and large audiences. From basic speech structure and body language, to turning fear of speaking into fuel for your presentations, our facilitators will guide you through techniques to develop a presence that inspires others and commands attention.

Practical and interactive, the workshop content applies to a variety of situations such as telling your story, delivering a 30-second elevator speech, doing a work presentation, or pitching to a potential investor.

We are glad to have Roxana Radulescu and Jerako Wendt as our two expert facilitators for the two-session hands-on workshop, highlighting and demonstrating the basics and essentials of public speaking.

Roxana Radulescu is the Founder of All Personal, a bespoke training and coaching agency. She helps individuals (re)discover and work-out their personal skills ‘muscles’, so they increase their self-awareness and improve their confidence, impact, relationships, and ultimately, quality of life. She trains and coaches executives, business owners and professionals on practical techniques that they can easily apply in any area of their life, with a strong focus on communication (verbal and non-verbal), change, feedback, presenting & speaking, team & self management, teamwork, leadership, coaching & mentoring.

Jerako Wendt is a sought-after storyteller, award winning distinguished Toastmaster, community leader, and humanitarian. After obtaining her B.A. Honors in English, she pursued a career as an actor; only to return to school to become a producer, paralegal, and mediator amongst other things. She leverages her storytelling powers in various arenas: creating films; writing books; mediating human rights disputes; facilitating workshops, and delivering inspiring and informative speeches across North and South America. Jerako is also the founder and co-chair of Building Beyond Borders, a not-for-profit organization that helps rebuild schools in the Caribbean and South America. She’s currently pursuing a law degree, completing her Masters in English Literature, writing her second book, and preparing to launch her vlog on December 3rd, 2018.


When: Thursday, October 18, 2018

Where: Tangerine Bank, 221 Yonge Street, Toronto

Tickets: Early bird tickets are priced at CAD $10 and will be available until Monday, October 1st, 2018.


6:30pm | Doors open with 30 minutes for registration check-in and networking

7:00pm | Concurrent Workshop Sessions begins

7:45 pm | Break and Networking

8:00 pm | Concurrent Workshop Sessions resumes

9:00 pm | Doors close

Please note: Since this is a hand-on workshop, we have limited seats available. The workshop consists of 2 sessions focusing on two aspects of public speaking. If you have an elevator speech or story to tell, please bring it with you.

Goodies, snacks and non-alcoholic beverages will be provided. Also, you will receive a digital file with additional learning tactics and resources to help you along in your journey.

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