Elevate how you communicate.
In challenging times, your ability to inform and engage is more important than ever.
We Help You Speak Effectively
Convince with ease.
We Prepare You for Interviews
Be ready for prime time.
Deflect difficult questions.
Stay on message.
Perfect your body language.
Know interview ground rules.
We Think Out Loud Together With You
Test-drive different messages.
Get rapid-response input.
Count on candid reactions.
Depend on confidentiality.
We Are in This Together
We look forward to working
with you not just as a trainee,
but as a fellow human being.
Time spent together is precious.
It’s clearer now more than ever.
“Seriously one of the best trainings I ever had.”
Executive Director, National Immigration Law Center
“Miraculous improvements… in one fast-paced hour.”
First woman to row solo across three oceans, Author, Environmentalist
“It’s a brief but extremely useful session.”
Senior Researcher, United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research
“Marc’s research made the training very personalized.”
Program Director, Ploughshares
“Marc did a phenomenal job.”
Director, N Square DC Hub (video)
“The best speech training I have ever had.”
Executive Director, Immigrant Legal Resource Center
“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 convenient, relaxed, and private space that makes it easy for participants to step outside their comfort zones and test-drive new and different approaches to getting their message across.”
Marc Fest, Founder, Elevator Speech Training
(also known as the “Elevator Guy”)