Powerful Public Speaking

Powerful Public Speaking

Course Features

Speak and inspire

When delivered with confidence, words have the power to change minds and hearts. Discover the secret to captivating and inspiring any audience in our Powerful Public Speaking course.

Master the strategies and techniques used by professional speakers to motivate your listeners and show that you are ready to lead. Learn to format your ideas in a cohesive structure to drive home your points and inspire your audience to act. Develop the confidence to deliver an impactful speech to industry peers. If you want to captivate audiences and speak to inspire, this course is for you.

All courses include:

  • Industry-leading faculty
  • Collaborative learning
  • Research-driven results
  • Lifelong connections
  • Practical applications
  • Custom solutions

Present your ideas with conviction and confidence through Powerful Public Speaking. Gain the skills you need to deliver impactful messages, demonstrate your ability to lead and to persuade others through impressive delivery.

Program Details

Who should attend

  • Professionals who address audiences large and small
  • Rising managers who want to stand out in the workplace
  • Individuals looking to become more confident public speakers

What you will learn

  • Become a more dynamic public speaker
  • Integrate professional techniques to energize and mobilize an audience
  • Develop memorable speeches that will make a lasting impression
  • Deliver ideas and messages in a compelling manner
  • Inspire your audience to embrace and implement your ideas


Steven Cohen

Steven D. Cohen, PhD

Associate Professor, Carey Business School

Steven Cohen, PhD is a leading expert on persuasive communication and effective presentation skills. A two-time author, he’s been featured in The Financial Times, Slate, and the BBC Radio documentary, “Churchill’s Secret Cabinet,” among other media. He holds a PhD in Communication from the University of Maryland and a master's degree in public policy from Harvard University. Before joining Carey Business School, he held strategic roles at Bank of America and IBM Global Business Services.