Conference Ready Coaching Program

Your knowledge and expertise has led you to give talks at conferences and/or similar events.  You are a thought leader, sharing your ideas and innovations through presentations and panel discussions.  You want to be compelling, give value and be well regarded. 

During this coaching programme you will craft a top-notch talk or presentation that you will be proud to walk on stage with.  It will be a strong representation of your expertise, your message and your personal brand. 

Tara has developed this course by drawing on years of experience and
theoretical research.  From the rhetorical fundamentals of Socrates
and Cisco to the cutting edge neurological & psychology studies by
Paul J. Zak and Daniel Kahneman, stopping off at the more recent
presentation secrets of Nancy Duarte & Carmine Gallo.

To learn the ingredients and process for putting together an interesting, convincing, memorable presentation.  To practice the delivery skills to ensure it comes alive on stage.

To walk away with a high quality presentation and the delivery skills to do it justice. To gain the tools to replicate, again and again…


Tara is an accredited coach & trainer with 14 years public speaking experience.  She teaches professionals at all stages of their career to be clear, confident and compelling speakers.

Clients include Heineken, AkzoNobel, Adobe & Philips. She also lectures at VU & Perdue universities. She coaches at many major European TEDx events, including Amsterdam, Berlin & CERN.  Two of her speakers have gone on to as a result of their work together, clocking up over 2.5 million views.

  • Coaching diploma – The Coaching Academy, UK (distinction)
  • Advanced Speechwriting – Simon Lancaster (UK’s foremost business & political speechwriter)
  • Competent Communicator & Advanced Communicator Bronze certificates – Toastmasters International
  • Storytelling in Business – Rotterdam School of Management
  • Master Trainer – Open Circles Academy
  • Storytelling in Business – Rotterdam School of Management
  • Master Trainer – Open Circles Academy

Before embarking on a career in public speaking Tara worked in PR & Marketing Communications.

For whom:  Presenters who want to give their best-shot to an important speaking engagement.  Presenters who appreciate the power and influence of an outstanding speech.

Duration: 3 x 1.5 hours. Two sessions on content, one on delivery.  Homework mandatory.

Cost: upon request

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Conference Ready Coaching Program


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