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Mark K.

Citrus Heights, CA

$50/hr

Win Friends and Influence People With Public Speaking

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Win Friends and Influence People With Public Speaking

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Would you rather take a long walk off a short pier than speak in front of other people? Does stage fright take over your body when you're told you have to give a talk or presentation? Then contact Mark today to discover how to speak in front of others with confidence and style... without the shake and the sweats. Whether you need to give a speech at school, a presentation at work, or a full-blown keynote to an audience of thousands, give Mark a call.

Mark is no stranger to the stage, having earned his Competent Communicator and Competent Leader designations with Toastmasters International. He has spoken to Rotary, Kiwanis, Toastmaster, and various other groups of all sizes. Mark was president of the Akron (Ohio) Advanced Toastmasters Club and since moving to California, is a member of the Toastmasters Articulators Club in Roseville, California. He is also a member of the Sacramento Speakers Network.

In addition to public speaking, Mark did some time as a stand-up comedian, trying to make people laugh at the Funny Stop Comedy Club, Bogey’s Comedy Club, The Hermit Club, and the Cleveland Improv Comedy Showcase. He also dabbled with improvisational comedy, taking classes and performing with the Cleveland-area improv group, Friends with Benefits.

As an instructor, Mark walks his students through the steps that will make any speech or presentation a hit. You'll learn how to organize a speech for maximum impact, how to use vocal variety and gestures to get your points across, and how to connect with your audience so they'll hang on your every word.

After working with Mark, students will come away with confidence that speaking is a skill just like any other. A skill they can learn, use, and succeed with.

Testimonials

"Excellent in every aspect"

- Lokesh, Folsom, CA on 8/4/14

"Great Tutor"

- Mark, Rocklin, CA on 8/12/13
English:
Public Speaking
Business:
Public Speaking
Corporate Training:
Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Public Speaking

I am an experienced speaker, earning my Competent Communicator and Competent Leader designations through Toastmaster International. I am a past president of the Akron (Ohio) Advanced Toastmasters club and have given speeches to Rotary, Toastmaster, Kiwanis, and other groups. I also have experience as a stand-up comedian as well as with improvisational comedy, having performed both on stage. I am currently a member of the Articulators Toastmaster club in Roseville, CA as well as member of the Sacramento Speakers Network.

Central Michigan University
Political Science

Education

Central Michigan University (Political Science)

Excellent in every aspect — Very impressed with the help Mark provided to my children. Showed up on time, was enthusiastic during training sessions, kept interest going, and was involved in making them successful. Well done! ...

— Lokesh, Folsom, CA on 8/4/14

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $50.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

Travel policy

Mark will travel within 15 miles of Citrus Heights, CA 95610.


About Mark

Would you rather take a long walk off a short pier than speak in front of other people? Does stage fright take over your body when you're told you have to give a talk or presentation? Then contact Mark today to discover how to speak in front of others with confidence and style... without the shake and the sweats. Whether you need to give a speech at school, a presentation at work, or a full-blown keynote to an audience of thousands, give Mark a call.

Mark is no stranger to the stage, having earned his Competent Communicator and Competent Leader designations with Toastmasters International. He has spoken to Rotary, Kiwanis, Toastmaster, and various other groups of all sizes. Mark was president of the Akron (Ohio) Advanced Toastmasters Club and since moving to California, is a member of the Toastmasters Articulators Club in Roseville, California. He is also a member of the Sacramento Speakers Network.

In addition to public speaking, Mark did some time as a stand-up comedian, trying to make people laugh at the Funny Stop Comedy Club, Bogey’s Comedy Club, The Hermit Club, and the Cleveland Improv Comedy Showcase. He also dabbled with improvisational comedy, taking classes and performing with the Cleveland-area improv group, Friends with Benefits.

As an instructor, Mark walks his students through the steps that will make any speech or presentation a hit. You'll learn how to organize a speech for maximum impact, how to use vocal variety and gestures to get your points across, and how to connect with your audience so they'll hang on your every word.

After working with Mark, students will come away with confidence that speaking is a skill just like any other. A skill they can learn, use, and succeed with.

Testimonials

"Excellent in every aspect"

- Lokesh, Folsom, CA on 8/4/14

"Great Tutor"

- Mark, Rocklin, CA on 8/12/13

Education

Central Michigan University
Political Science

Education

Central Michigan University (Political Science)


Tutor Policies

Cancellation
2 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 15 miles of Citrus Heights, CA 95610

Mark’s Subjects

English:
Public Speaking
Business:
Public Speaking
Corporate Training:
Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


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