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Ruth S. Near Lake Forest, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ruth S.
50/hour

Near Lake Forest, IL

Self-Expression: Finding Your Public Speaking Voice

I work as a trainer in corporations. All of my work requires excellent communication skills, speaking in front of employee audiences of various backgrounds on a variety of training topics. See Ruth's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (173)
57 hours tutoring Public Speaking out of 664 hours
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I work as a trainer in corporations. All of my work requires excellent communication skills, speaking in front of employee audiences of various backgrounds on a variety of training topics. See Ruth's full profile

Wesley S. Near Lake Forest, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Wesley S.
90/hour

Near Lake Forest, IL

Aced the ACT, So I Have The Skills To Increase Your Score Too

Hi, I'm Wesley! I am currently a senior at Northwestern University, where I'm majoring in psychology and science and medicine in human culture and minoring in data science. In high school, I graduated with Highest Honors and as an International Baccalaureate Diploma Scholar. I now apply the well-rounded breadth of skills... See Wesley's full profile

90/hour
5.0 (48)
102 hours tutoring
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Hi, I'm Wesley! I am currently a senior at Northwestern University, where I'm majoring in psychology and science and medicine in human culture and minoring in data science. In high school, I graduated with Highest Honors and as an International Baccalaureate Diploma Scholar. I now apply the well-rounded breadth of skills... See Wesley's full profile

James L. Near Lake Forest, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
James L.
100/hour

Near Lake Forest, IL

180 LSAT Scorer! (Plus physics, calculus, writing, and more)

Who talks more than lawyers? I won the 1L Excellence in Oral Advocacy Award at my top-20 law school, and can help you prepare for public speaking as well. I'm a natural speaker, and I can help you attain a more confident, even, and powerful tone. See James's full profile

100/hour
4.9 (139)
832 hours tutoring
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Who talks more than lawyers? I won the 1L Excellence in Oral Advocacy Award at my top-20 law school, and can help you prepare for public speaking as well. I'm a natural speaker, and I can help you attain a more confident, even, and powerful tone. See James's full profile

Marina P. Near Lake Forest, IL, available for online & in-person tutoring
Marina P.
100/hour

Near Lake Forest, IL

Speech-Language Pathologist

I am a licensed speech-language pathologist. I have worked with individuals globally on American English pronunciation and professional communication, which encompasses public speaking, interviewing coaching, executive presence, dynamic presentation, professional writing, etc. I hold my Certificate of Clinical... See Marina's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (16)
35 hours tutoring
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I am a licensed speech-language pathologist. I have worked with individuals globally on American English pronunciation and professional communication, which encompasses public speaking, interviewing coaching, executive presence, dynamic presentation, professional writing, etc. I hold my Certificate of Clinical... See Marina's full profile

Near Lake Forest, IL Tutoring
Jamie G.
30/hour

Former public speaking student

During my time in high school I took a semester length courses about public speaking. We covered different kinds of public speaking from improv to motivational, and also worked on how to write great speeches in all sorts of... See Jamie's full profile

30/hour
5.0 (194)
11 hours tutoring Public Speaking out of 390 hours
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During my time in high school I took a semester length courses about public speaking. We covered different kinds of public speaking from improv to motivational, and also worked on how to write great speeches in all sorts of... See Jamie's full profile

Near Lake Forest, IL Tutoring
Phyllis D.
35/hour

Master's in Speech Communication with 25+ Years of Teaching Experience

I taught Public Speaking classes at the University of Texas at Arlington, and served as Adjunct Professor at Tarrant County College - Southeast campus and Navarro College in Corsicana, Texas from 2000 - 2014. I've also coached... See Phyllis's full profile

35/hour
4.9 (112)
184 hours tutoring Public Speaking out of 357 hours
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I taught Public Speaking classes at the University of Texas at Arlington, and served as Adjunct Professor at Tarrant County College - Southeast campus and Navarro College in Corsicana, Texas from 2000 - 2014. I've also coached... See Phyllis's full profile

Near Lake Forest, IL Tutoring
Jay C.
40/hour

Public speaking tutor

I've taken multiple public speaking and communications classes throughout my years at college and I've achieved a minor in communications. From giving speeches in front of many people to studying the way people speak and why my... See Jay's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (27)
58 hours tutoring Public Speaking out of 58 hours
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I've taken multiple public speaking and communications classes throughout my years at college and I've achieved a minor in communications. From giving speeches in front of many people to studying the way people speak and why my... See Jay's full profile

Near Lake Forest, IL Tutoring
Adrien L.
45/hour

PhD with 20+ years experience public speaking and coaching speakers

I have a BA, MA, and PhD in English with a sub-concentration of Journalism and Communications. While teaching public speaking courses many times in 20+ years of teaching English, I have taught students how to give effective presentations... See Adrien's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (347)
43 hours tutoring Public Speaking out of 557 hours
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I have a BA, MA, and PhD in English with a sub-concentration of Journalism and Communications. While teaching public speaking courses many times in 20+ years of teaching English, I have taught students how to give effective presentations... See Adrien's full profile

Near Lake Forest, IL Tutoring
Danisha T.
45/hour

Ph.D. Public Speaking & Presentations Tutor helping you conquer fear

Also, I have worked with clients to help them overcome anxiety and fear while assisting them in developing strategies to make public speaking and presentations more effortless and fun. See Danisha's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (47)
1 hours tutoring Public Speaking out of 136 hours
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Also, I have worked with clients to help them overcome anxiety and fear while assisting them in developing strategies to make public speaking and presentations more effortless and fun. See Danisha's full profile

Near Lake Forest, IL Tutoring
Jonathan H.
50/hour

Instructor, Speaker and former Broadcaster

I am an adult educator (EMS Instructor) with over 20 years experience in classroom and large scale presentations. I can help students discover and improve their public speaking delivery and presentation styles. My initial college education... See Jonathan's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (1400)
17 hours tutoring Public Speaking out of 4,413 hours
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I am an adult educator (EMS Instructor) with over 20 years experience in classroom and large scale presentations. I can help students discover and improve their public speaking delivery and presentation styles. My initial college education... See Jonathan's full profile

Near Lake Forest, IL Tutoring
Kelly S.
55/hour

20 Years of Public Speaking Success

As a Reference and Adult Programming professional at a public library, I taught computer classes, moderated groups and hosted public programming arcs of over 2500 people. For me, Public Speaking should really encompass all of the modes of... See Kelly's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (716)
74 hours tutoring Public Speaking out of 1,787 hours
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As a Reference and Adult Programming professional at a public library, I taught computer classes, moderated groups and hosted public programming arcs of over 2500 people. For me, Public Speaking should really encompass all of the modes of... See Kelly's full profile

Near Lake Forest, IL Tutoring
D. C.
60/hour

Educational Coach: Writing, History, ESL, Speech & Debate

Hi, I'm D! (they/them) I specialize in History, Public Speaking, Speech and Debate, ESL, Writing, Proofreading, Editing, Grammar, and Research Skills. I have experience lecturing classrooms of 50 students, directing smaller review... See D.'s full profile

60/hour
5.0 (450)
1,015 hours tutoring Public Speaking out of 1,959 hours
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Hi, I'm D! (they/them) I specialize in History, Public Speaking, Speech and Debate, ESL, Writing, Proofreading, Editing, Grammar, and Research Skills. I have experience lecturing classrooms of 50 students, directing smaller review... See D.'s full profile

Near Lake Forest, IL Tutoring
Tina G.
60/hour

Public Speaking, Writing/Editing, Computer Studies, and more...

...Wisconsin and a Master of Education in Career and Technical Education (CTE) from Concordia University of Portland. Public speaking and training are my passions. I have been a member of Toastmasters since 2011 and have served in multiple officer ... See Tina's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (51)
60 hours tutoring Public Speaking out of 410 hours
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...Wisconsin and a Master of Education in Career and Technical Education (CTE) from Concordia University of Portland. Public speaking and training are my passions. I have been a member of Toastmasters since 2011 and have served in multiple officer ... See Tina's full profile

Near Lake Forest, IL Tutoring
Estrella C.
68/hour

Public Speaking For Immigrant Professionals And Executives

I assisted Microsoft engineers with their public speaking skills. One software engineer from China needed to sell her ideas to directors and vice presidents. We rehearsed her presentation, working on gestures, eye contact, tone, pauses, and... See Estrella's full profile

68/hour
5.0 (108)
503 hours tutoring
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I assisted Microsoft engineers with their public speaking skills. One software engineer from China needed to sell her ideas to directors and vice presidents. We rehearsed her presentation, working on gestures, eye contact, tone, pauses, and... See Estrella's full profile

Near Lake Forest, IL Tutoring
Jaime M.
70/hour

Public Speaking Teacher

I am a language arts teacher, and I teach a course in public speaking. I show students how to control anxiety with breathing exercises. Students also study the characteristics of successful public speakers. Finally, students write and... See Jaime's full profile

70/hour
5.0 (927)
1 hours tutoring Public Speaking out of 2,895 hours
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I am a language arts teacher, and I teach a course in public speaking. I show students how to control anxiety with breathing exercises. Students also study the characteristics of successful public speakers. Finally, students write and... See Jaime's full profile

Near Lake Forest, IL Tutoring
Frank S.
85/hour

Language Expert! AP Lang, ASL, Biblical Languages, Public Speaking

The most amazing thing about teaching is watching the learning process happen! I am either certified or proficient in the following areas: AP Lang & Comp, Reading, Writing, Public Speaking, Speech, ASL, Koine Greek, Biblical Hebrew,... See Frank's full profile

85/hour
5.0 (559)
34 hours tutoring Public Speaking out of 2,035 hours
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The most amazing thing about teaching is watching the learning process happen! I am either certified or proficient in the following areas: AP Lang & Comp, Reading, Writing, Public Speaking, Speech, ASL, Koine Greek, Biblical Hebrew,... See Frank's full profile

Near Lake Forest, IL Tutoring
Karen K.
90/hour

Public Speaking Training Specialist and Coach

I have taken numerous public speaking courses at Michigan State University and through career development workshops and seminars such as the Sandler Sales Training and the Weld Coxe Group. I was an active member of several public relations... See Karen's full profile

90/hour
4.9 (117)
42 hours tutoring Public Speaking out of 465 hours
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I have taken numerous public speaking courses at Michigan State University and through career development workshops and seminars such as the Sandler Sales Training and the Weld Coxe Group. I was an active member of several public relations... See Karen's full profile

Near Lake Forest, IL Tutoring
Tracie L.
100/hour

Speech - Language Pathologist

As a trained speech pathologist, I can instruct in the reduction of accents because I can teach phoneme production/correction to have a more neutral-sounding speech. I am also a Master Trainer at the Moxie Institute(Public Speaking... See Tracie's full profile

100/hour
5.0 (128)
127 hours tutoring Public Speaking out of 232 hours
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As a trained speech pathologist, I can instruct in the reduction of accents because I can teach phoneme production/correction to have a more neutral-sounding speech. I am also a Master Trainer at the Moxie Institute(Public Speaking... See Tracie's full profile

Near Lake Forest, IL Tutoring
Karen J.
120/hour

Public Speaking Teacher & Coach - focus on preparation and confidence

I have taught public speaking at a private high school, where I have helped students overcome their fear of public speaking and improve speaking skills and confidence. Experienced in guiding students through this important life skill... See Karen's full profile

120/hour
5.0 (26)
1 hours tutoring Public Speaking out of 51 hours
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I have taught public speaking at a private high school, where I have helped students overcome their fear of public speaking and improve speaking skills and confidence. Experienced in guiding students through this important life skill... See Karen's full profile

Near Lake Forest, IL Tutoring
Dina S.
125/hour

Experienced Public Speaking Coach Will Help You Speak Confidently

I have been working with students to improve their public speaking for four years. As a certified etiquette consultant and former engineer, I bring a unique qualification and skill set that can help you improve your confidence and ability... See Dina's full profile

125/hour
5.0 (439)
1,575 hours tutoring Public Speaking out of 2,086 hours
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I have been working with students to improve their public speaking for four years. As a certified etiquette consultant and former engineer, I bring a unique qualification and skill set that can help you improve your confidence and ability... See Dina's full profile

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Scott E.
130/hour

Attorney Tutoring: Public Speaking, Writing, and Law

I am an extremely patient tutor that will identify your individual learning style and adapt our sessions to provide the most benefit while keeping it light-hearted and fun. I specialize in the following areas: Public Speaking:... See Scott's full profile

130/hour
5.0 (155)
98 hours tutoring Public Speaking out of 434 hours
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I am an extremely patient tutor that will identify your individual learning style and adapt our sessions to provide the most benefit while keeping it light-hearted and fun. I specialize in the following areas: Public Speaking:... See Scott's full profile

Near Lake Forest, IL Tutoring
Joe H.
145/hour

Top 10% on Wyzant Retired HR Manager Public Speaking and Career Dev

Hi, I'm Joe, nice to meet you. I spent my entire career working in Human Resources with a focus on teaching, training, employee development, career development and presentation skills. I worked/lived in seven countries with employees from over... See Joe's full profile

145/hour
5.0 (668)
268 hours tutoring Public Speaking out of 808 hours
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Hi, I'm Joe, nice to meet you. I spent my entire career working in Human Resources with a focus on teaching, training, employee development, career development and presentation skills. I worked/lived in seven countries with employees from over... See Joe's full profile

Near Lake Forest, IL Tutoring
Jeremy S.
275/hour

Public Speaking Help and Speechwriting Guidance

I worked for over 10 years as a psychotherapist and helped countless people to overcome public speaking and performance anxiety. I've also written and delivered speeches myself as a student leader in my graduate social work program,... See Jeremy's full profile

275/hour
5.0 (176)
12 hours tutoring Public Speaking out of 617 hours
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I worked for over 10 years as a psychotherapist and helped countless people to overcome public speaking and performance anxiety. I've also written and delivered speeches myself as a student leader in my graduate social work program,... See Jeremy's full profile

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Jonathan K.
720/hour

Top Yale Grad Essay Mentor - College Essays / Transfer App Essays

My primary focus is helping university applicants with strategizing, planning, and revising their application essays: - College essays - Transfer essays - Graduate school essays - Scholarship essays With twenty-five years' experience in teaching... See Jonathan's full profile

720/hour
5.0 (1792)
40 hours tutoring Public Speaking out of 4,641 hours
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My primary focus is helping university applicants with strategizing, planning, and revising their application essays: - College essays - Transfer essays - Graduate school essays - Scholarship essays With twenty-five years' experience in teaching... See Jonathan's full profile

Near Lake Forest, IL Tutoring
Johnathan F.
44/hour

Experienced Public Speaker

I have gained lots of experience in public speaking through my professional and academic endeavors. I have presented my scientific research at conferences such as the American Water Resources Association Montana Conference and the 2015... See Johnathan's full profile

44/hour
5.0 (629)
9 hours tutoring Public Speaking out of 1,735 hours
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I have gained lots of experience in public speaking through my professional and academic endeavors. I have presented my scientific research at conferences such as the American Water Resources Association Montana Conference and the 2015... See Johnathan's full profile

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