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"As I was struggling with stress and lack of concentration amidst the rapidly changing public health situation, the training brought my mental focus back on the purpose of my work. "Sayuri RomeiPublic Policy Fellow, Wilson Center
"I’ve been feeling a bit overwhelmed by all the changes due to Coronavirus. But I’m so glad that I didn’t reschedule. The training ended up being one of the high points of my day!"Valerie Newsome GarciaAssistant Professor, Morehouse School of Medicine
"With the coaching, we pivoted to develop a stronger story for our new, virtual house parties that allow us to continue our fund raising."Sara SinaikoDirector of Development, Fair Food Program
"In the era of Covid 19, fundraising and distinguishing our value add is more important that ever to small nonprofits like NHT. If only all my one-hour meetings were so productive!"Priya JayachandranCEO, National Housing Trust
"In the midst of this pandemic chaos, working with Marc was a breath of fresh air."Katherine DickinsonAssistant Professor, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Colorado School of Public Health
What We Do
We help you communicate successfully in situations that are important to you. Our coaching has always been exclusively by video call. All you need is a computer and a quiet place. You can train from your home, your office, or anywhere.
Convince with ease.
Succeed in Interviews
Be ready for prime time.
Deflect difficult questions.
Stay on message.
Perfect your body language.
Know interview ground rules.
Think Out Loud Together
Test-drive different messages.
Get rapid-response input.
Count on candid reactions.
Depend on confidentiality.
“In the midst of this Corona chaos, working with Marc was a breath of fresh air.”
Assistant Professor, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, Colorado School of Public Health
“Seriously one of the best trainings I ever had.”
Executive Director, National Immigration Law Center
“With the coaching, we developed a stronger story for our new, virtual house parties.”
Director of Development, Fair Food Program
“It helped me gain a better sense of who I am and what I should still value despite these uncertain times.”
Senior Director Education; Director, Pittsburgh Readiness Institute, The Heinz Endowments
“Marc did a phenomenal job.”
Director, N Square DC Hub (video)
“My grantees loved the training.”
Program Director, Carnegie Corporation of New York
“I found it to be extremely useful.”
Vice President, Talent and Human Resources, Ford Foundation
“I wish I would have had this training earlier.”
Program Director, Knight Foundation (video)
“The coaching was invaluable.”
Former Director, White House Social Innovation Fund
“As sophisticated as it was supportive.”
Program Officer, JPB Foundation
“It helped me hone my message.”
President and CEO, Wichita Community Foundation
“The video call medium is surprisingly well suited for this kind of coaching because it creates a private space in which participants can step outside their comfort zones and test-drive new approaches to getting their message across.”
Marc Fest, Founder, Elevator Speech Training