Communication excellence is an essential leadership tool. As leaders ascend in their organization, they must speak in public more often as they shape the organization’s mission, vision, and values. In this course, you will learn how to develop, write, and present an inspirational speech.

As a leader, people will be looking to you to guide them through challenging organizational changes and unfamiliar new projects. Learn how to examine your audience, implement rhetorical strategies, and deliver your message effectively and confidently.


  • Looking to Leaders
  • Growth vs. Fixed mindset
  • Hostile, Neutral, Uninterested, and Friendly Audiences
  • Strategic Communication Choices
  • Using Effective Organization
  • Mindful Planning & Preparing
  • The Mindset of a Leader
  • Insecurity and Confidence


This class is designed for anyone who finds public speaking intimidating. This includes individuals who are comfortable talking, but may have room to grow when communicating in a more formal situation. It is especially useful for leaders who are looking to develop their public speaking and communications skills.

Personal Impact

  • Develop and present inspiring speeches

  • Address diverse audiences effectively

  • Speak persuasively and confidently