I am an adjunct professor at a leading university, published author, communications coach, and attorney with over 25 years of practical and academic experience.
Over the years, I have helped scores of students, business
speakers, and professionals to develop high-level writing
, English, public speaking
and presentation skills to out-pace their competition. I also help students to analyze, understand and communicate complex business and legal issues.
Students consistently give me high marks for my practical tips and insights, my commitment to their advancement, and for giving them the confidence and competence to achieve more.
My areas of expertise include: basic and advanced writing; English; advanced editing
; public speaking and presentations; government and politics; business analysis, and law
If you are applying to college, graduate or professional school, I can provide insights on how to create a compelling essay
and personal statement.
If you are preparing for an important interview for a new job or school, my expert tips, guidance and insights will give you an edge over the competition.
I look forward to the opportunity to work with you in the pursuit of your goals, and wish you much success in the future.
Remember, all of the top performers in sports and business have coaches, and I believe top students should, too.
2 hours notice required
Discounted rate available for multiple tutoring sessions, and sessions over one hour.
Travels within 20 miles of Washington, DC 20057
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Speaking in front of a small group or a large audience can instill fear in most people. In fact one of the things most Americans fear most is public speaking.
While speaking publicly can be a daunting proposition for most people, there are a few basic principles and steps anyone can use to get over the fear and speak effectively.
Here are a few keys to becoming an effective public speaker:
Writing the Perfect College Essay*
Why is it that merely mentioning “college essay” strikes fear in the hearts of high school seniors? I can help you break down the writing process into manageable steps and help take the stress out of it.
Step 1: Don’t Procrastinate: Get started right away. Now is a great time to start! Deadlines approach much faster than you expect. Last-minute essays...
Many students are very concerned about their ability to communicate well in English, both in writing and in the spoken word. The good news is that effective communication is a skill that can be mastered with diligence and determination. If you are committed
to putting in the time, you will see improvement and results.
A very simple exercise which can be performed by anyone wishing to improve...