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Flustered-to-Fierce | Your Public Speaking Lab


 2 hours

Flustered-to-Fierce | Your Public Speaking Lab

We are excited to host our first lab for 2019! 

We will cover two topics: 1) Negotiation Strategies and 2) Introduce myself - speed dating style.

About our sponsor: 

MM.LaFleur is a vertically-integrated womenswear brand that provides a complete wardrobe and personal-styling service for the busy professional woman. The company is revolutionizing the workwear space through a trifecta of offerings: luxury workwear that is both practical and elegant, complimentary personal styling (available online and off), and content that resonates with the multi-dimensional woman of purpose. MM.LaFleur’s mission: to take the work out of dressing for work.

Interested in sponsoring this event or future events? Contact Us.

Full Agenda

* Please prepare to take notes

6:00pm Mingle

6:15pm Welcome | Flustered-to-Fierce coordinator

Kicks off the lab, introduces guests and provides insight on how the labs work.

6:20pm Volunteer recruits needed

Volunteer #1 | Timer Tracks time and provides countdown.

Volunteer #2 | Fill pause counter

Tracks the ‘you know’s’, ‘ah’s’, ‘um’s’ and other fillers. Writes them down.

Volunteer #3 | Videographer

Takes video with presenter’s phone (if desired)

6:30pm Topic # 1 | Negotiation Strategies

Each speaker will have 60 – 75 seconds to share their negotiation strategies. After all speakers present, we will practice negotiating together.

7:00pm Topic # 2 | Introduce myself - speed-dating style

This part of the lab gets us comfortable introducing ourselves in a 'cold call' setting. We will do two rounds - one for work intros and the other for personal intros.

8:00pm Lab session closes

Coordinator will give evaluation of overall lab.

Most memorable speed-dating intro wins a prize.

Feedback welcome.

Get Introduced to the Women You Should Know

We help our members connect with specific attendees who share their industry and life experiences.

Kristy Wallace

Kristy Wallace

New York, NY

Former CEO at Ellevate Network

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CEO at Ellevate Network

Join Ellevate to Meet Maricella
Rebecca Spitzer

Rebecca Spitzer

New York, NY

VP of Product and Technology at Ellevate Network

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Community Discussion
Tai Docarmo
Tai Docarmo

Hi Ladies. Wanted to pop in and address questions about the first topic, Negotiating Strategies. Please come prepared to share your strategies with the group. Looking forward to this.

Thursday, Mar 28 11:54 AM EDT