The Public Speaking Academy empowers Filipino leaders with opportunities to speak with confidence and impact. It facilitates the development of essential public speaking skills easily, quickly, and effectively.
The PSA is the speaking education platform of Strategic Learning Consultants, Inc. The organization provides high-impact learning experiences to empower leaders in accelerating organizational growth.
The Public Speaking Academy offers online courses, webinars, and in-person sessions for managers and supervisors aiming to enhance their speaking and leadership skills.
The Public Speaking Academy
The Public Speaking Academy is a platform designed to help you become a charismatic and impactful speaker. This academy is not just about enhancing your public speaking skills, it’s about empowering you to reach your full potential and make a difference in your personal and professional life. The PSA is powered by Strategic Learning Consultants.
And guess what? There’s more to look forward to.
We are working towards the formation of a National Speakers Association in 2025, and it all begins right here in Los Banos. Imagine being part of an initiative that’s going to change the professional speaking landscape of our country!
There are countless benefits to joining our academy, and I will mention these benefits below.
I want you to think about the possibilities – the potential growth, the chance to network with like-minded professionals, and most importantly, the opportunity to be part of a movement that will create ripples of change in our society.
If you’re as excited as I am about this journey, I encourage you to reach out to me.
I’d love to discuss how the Public Speaking Academy and Elbi Professional Speakers could shape your future. And remember, we are currently accepting members from Laguna.
So, why wait? Let’s transform the world of public speaking together!
10 Benefits of Joining the Public Speaking Academy
It is important for us that we begin with the end in mind. Everyone hungers for something. And if any of these benefits can satisfy your hunger, we will share the Public Speaking Academy with you.
Confidence plays a crucial role in effective public speaking. To help individuals cultivate this, we offer a specially designed program called Speak with Confidence.
In this program, we create a safe space for learners to tackle their fears and self-doubt. We use role-playing and constant practice as our primary tools.
These activities are overseen by experienced mentors who provide personalized and constructive feedback. As a result, our students find themselves more confident and ready to take on public speaking challenges.
We also have regular Confidence Boost events. During these gatherings, students are encouraged to deliver impromptu speeches. The purpose is to immerse them in a positive and supportive environment.
Over time, this practice will help to make public speaking feel like second nature to them.
Improve Communication Skills
We believe that good communication is the backbone of great public speaking. That’s why we offer Communication Mastery. In these sessions, we help learners polish both their verbal and non-verbal communication skills. Our interactive activity, the ‘Communicators Challenge‘, is an excellent way to practice these skills.
Furthermore, we organize workshops dedicated to enhancing listening skills. Being a good listener is equally as important as being a good speaker.
Finally, we host an annual event called ‘Speak Fest‘. It’s an exciting opportunity for learners to showcase what they’ve learned and improved upon during their time in the academy.
Public Speaking Expertise
Our comprehensive course Epic Speech Bootcamp is designed to turn amateurs into adept public speakers. The course is a combination of theoretical sessions, practical workshops, and interactive activities. It focuses on mastering public speaking essentials such as audience engagement, speech structuring, and storytelling.
To top it all, we have an annual event, the Elbi Speakers Conference. In this event, attendees get to learn from and interact with some of the best speakers in the industry. This firsthand experience provides valuable insights into the world of public speaking.
The Authority Amplifier program is designed to help professionals build a respected and recognized personal brand. Through this program, they’ll learn how to use their unique skills and knowledge to gain recognition as experts in their fields. They will receive guidance on how to create engaging content, make media appearances, and publish their own work.
We also organize a Celebrity Speaker event. During this event, attendees get a chance to meet established experts who have successfully positioned themselves as celebrity authorities. This exposure provides them with an opportunity to learn from the best.
Professional Speaker Training
The Pro Speaker’s Bootcamp is aimed at professionals who aspire to become full-time public speakers. The program covers everything from refining speaking styles to tailoring content to suit different audiences. Attendees also get to participate in the ‘Speaker’s Showcase‘. It’s a quarterly event where they can present their speeches and receive valuable feedback from professional speakers and peers.
At our academy, we understand the importance of networking. That’s why we arrange ‘Connect and Converse‘ sessions. These are opportunities for attendees to meet and interact with other professionals, industry experts, and established speakers. We also host an annual ‘Networking Night‘ to facilitate collaborations and partnerships.
The ‘Career Catalyst‘ program is designed to boost attendees’ careers. In this program, they will learn how to express their ideas effectively in various professional scenarios. This includes situations such as job interviews, boardroom meetings, or networking events.
To further aid career advancement, we host a ‘Career Fair’. This event attracts recruiters from top companies, offering attendees excellent job opportunities.
The ‘Brand You’ workshops focus on personal brand creation and management. Attendees will learn how to carve out a unique selling proposition and showcase their expertise effectively. They’ll also discover how to build a strong online presence.
To give attendees a real-world experience, we host an annual ‘Brand-a-thon’ event. In this event, attendees pitch their personal brand to industry professionals and receive valuable feedback. This helps them fine-tune their branding strategies and move towards their goals with confidence.
Running Speaking as a Business
If attendees aspire to make a career out of public speaking, our ‘Speak & Profit‘ program is an ideal fit. Here, we teach them everything they need to know about the business aspect of public speaking. From finding speaking opportunities to setting the right price for their services, and from understanding contracts to marketing themselves, this program has it all.
To further supplement this learning, we conduct a ‘Speakerpreneur Summit‘. This is an event where successful speaker-entrepreneurs share their journey, experiences, and valuable insights. Attendees can gain a lot from these real-life stories and understand the practical aspects of running a speaking business.
We also emphasize the importance of cultural understanding in effective communication. In our ‘Culture and Communication’ program, we shed light on the unique nuances of Filipino culture. This helps attendees connect with their audience at a deeper level.
Understanding and appreciating the cultural context can make a significant difference in the impact of their speeches and presentations. This program is tailored to cater to the specific cultural intricacies of the Philippines, offering an in-depth understanding that goes beyond basic public speaking skills.
We’re on the cusp of an exciting new era in professional speaking here in the Philippines. Together, we have the chance to shape the future of our industry, inspire others, and create a legacy of eloquence. It’s an opportunity like no other to learn, grow, and make an impact. And it all begins with a single step – joining our Public Speaking Academy.
So, if you’re a professional based in Laguna, and you’re ready to embark on a transformative journey, then this is your moment. Become part of the Elbi Professional Speakers. Participate in the Public Speaking Academy, and equip yourself with the confidence and competence that’ll make you stand out in your career.
Don’t wait for opportunities; create them. Your future as an impactful speaker starts now. Connect with me and let’s write this new chapter together.
Here’s to creating a vibrant, supportive, and empowering community of professional speakers in the Philippines. Let’s make the art of speaking not just about words, but about making a difference. Let’s 10x our impact, together.
Public Speaking Training Courses in the Philippines
Since 2004, I’ve been passionately training Filipino leaders in the art and essence of effective communication. With the Philippines’ dynamic and evolving business landscape, the power to convey ideas with clarity and conviction is not just an advantage—it’s a necessity.
Drawing from years of experience, I’ve crafted specialized public speaking courses for the corporate sector.
Here’s what we offer:
Impromptu Speeches: It’s not uncommon to be asked for your thoughts unexpectedly. With our training, you’ll be equipped to articulate your ideas confidently and coherently, even on the spot.
Keynote Speeches: The spotlight moments matter. Whether you’re addressing a large gathering or setting the tone for an important event, our course ensures your words resonate and leave a lasting impact.
Speech to Inform: Every message, every update, every strategy rollout needs clarity. Our program ensures you deliver information in a manner that’s both engaging and easy to grasp, keeping your audience locked in.
Speech to Persuade: Need stakeholders on board? Or rallying support for a new idea? Dive into the techniques of persuasive speaking with us and turn your words into compelling calls to action.
Speech to Motivate: As leaders, the essence lies in not just guiding but also inspiring. Learn how to craft messages that uplift spirits, ignite passion, and drive your team toward greater heights.
Effective Presentations: Your slides should complement your words, not overshadow them. From the design phase to the moment you click ‘present’, we guide you in crafting presentations that are memorable for all the right reasons.
For nearly two decades, I’ve witnessed firsthand the transformative power of effective communication in the corporate world of the Philippines.
I invite you to join our courses, refine your skills, and lead with clarity, confidence, and charisma.