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Public Speaking
  • Imagine: A ROOM FULL of people captivated by your thoughts and ideas.
  • Your message getting out into the world in an INTERESTING way.
  • Connecting with PEOPLE who can help advance your career.
  • In other words -- Your ability to communicate TRANSFORMED!
  • It's VERY possible -- Read on to learn more!
  • Just talking won't cut it anymore.
  • If you want to succeed in business today, you need to know how to communicate with confidence and authority from the break room to the board room. And that in a nutshell, is what Barbara May's public speaking training and coaching is all about.
"I have incorporated the public speaking techniques Barbara taught me and discovered the most amazing feeling - COMFORT combined with ENERGY while speaking." - Patty Breton, Breton Consulting Services

Here's what you'll learn:

• Making an Impact: First impressions are everything. Barbara will show you the conversation and networking skills you need to communicate effectively.

• Managing Fear and Nervousness: Simple relaxation and breathing techniques that keep you relaxed and in control throughout your presentation.

• Presentation Techniques: How to use your voice and body for maximum impact.

• Storytelling: Proven techniques to help you become a more animated, engaging storyteller.

• Audience Interaction: Fun and easy ways to involve the audience in your presentation.

• Answering Questions: Sure-fire ways to handle difficult questions and unexpected queries even if you don’t have the answers.

• Humor Basics: How to think on your feet and get more laughs.

• Rehearsal Techniques: Sure-fire ways to practice that build confidence and guarantee a smooth delivery.



"An interview with a camera in your face can be intimidating and make you feel self-conscious, which I definitely was at first. But that changed after a couple ground-breaking sessions with Barbara May." - Kathryn Kohut, 2nd Runner Up at the Miss Universe Canada Competition

Barbara's most popular public speaking program:

Public Speaking Secrets: Unblocking Yourself to be a Better Communicator

Format: Public Speaking Workshop

Description: Have you ever wondered why some business leaders are so successful? It's because they not only know how to communicate effectively, but more importantly, they make becoming an engaging presenter a top priority. And that's where Barbara May comes in. She'll help you achieve incredible career success by teaching you how to speak in public with entertaining confidence and effortless style. Better yet, at the same time she'll help you get past your public speaking stumbling blocks.

Goals of the program: To help people get past their public speaking stumbling blocks and become engaging presenters.


"After I launched a weekly feature on local television news many people gave me helpful advice. Barbara May's coaching was the best of all. Everyone noticed an immediate improvement. Barbara removed my TV stumbling blocks." - Dave Lieber, CSP, and columnist for The Dallas Morning News


What's the first step?

Call Barbara May. Discuss your team's biggest stumbling block(s) with her. Then bring her in to work with your team. She'll help you work together, steadily improve your performance, be motivated, stay with the company, and grow as leaders. And, most importantly, get past your stumbling blocks.

"Watching my brother go from bumbling and fumbling to a clear, concise, structured presentation made it clear how effective Barbara May's teachings are. It was a true transformation." - Mike Kuby, Playworks.ca