Business women discussing ideas.

Why this program?

You will work with an experienced communication coach from The Humphrey Group, who will guide you to script yourself with clarity and intention, unlock the power of your voice and achieve a confident and authentic presence.

This two-day program includes workshops and personalized coaching sessions in a small, supportive group that will enable you to practice speaking as a compelling leader in a variety of situations. You will have the opportunity to prepare and deliver a brief talk, receive personalized voice and presence coaching and role-play conversations.

Benefits

Through this program, you will learn to:

  • View every communication as an opportunity to influence
  • Craft and communicate a strong leadership identity
  • Identify minimizing habits that undermine how you are perceived
  • Adopt the mindset to lead with confidence
  • Deliver clear messages using a logical structure
  • Use strong language that is assertive, not aggressive
  • Adopt a powerful vocal presence
  • Achieve an authentic physical presence that conveys confidence
  • Capitalize on conversations as leadership opportunities
  • Effectively navigate conflict in conversations

Who should attend?

This program is ideal for women of all levels who wish to strengthen their ability to convey their ideas and project a strong leadership presence.

Instructor

  • Instructor Maggie Huculak.
  • Maggie Huculak, Consultant, The Humphrey Group

    Maggie is a Consultant based in Toronto. She is a highly talented and committed coach and instructor. Since joining The Humphrey Group in 2003, Maggie has worked with a broad range of clients to strengthen their communication skills. Maggie has coached and led seminars and workshops across Canada and internationally.

    She has provided training for senior leaders in many large organizations, in formats ranging from long-term, individual coaching engagements to small-group courses. She is a sought-after coach to leaders who wish to strengthen their scripts, develop a stronger executive presence, or prepare for an upcoming speech or talk. Maggie’s warmth and personal connection to clients are an important part of her success in working with leaders.

    She brings her professional training in theatre performance to her work with executives in helping them develop an authentic, engaging delivery style. When not coaching or teaching for The Humphrey Group or performing in plays, Maggie teaches for the Toronto District School Board. She received a B.A. in English and Drama from the University of Saskatchewan in 1971 and earned a Professional Certificate–Secondary School Teacher– from the University of Saskatchewan in 1972. Maggie is also an accomplished actor and a distinguished playwright, having co-authored a number of award-winning plays.

Upcoming sessions

Fall 2021 session

Registration for this session is now closed. Sign up for our email newsletter to be the first to hear about program updates from the James W. Burns Executive Education Centre.

PROGRAM SCHEDULE
  • Date: September 14, 21, 28 & October 5, 2021
  • Time: 9:00am-10:30am (CST)
LOCATION
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You can also find additional details, including our cancellation policy, on our frequently asked questions (FAQ) page.

Custom program

  • Do you have 10 or more team members who would benefit from taking this program? Many of our open enrolment programs can be customized for your team and delivered exclusively to your organization. Find out more about our custom programs by contacting us today at 204-946-0232 or via email at ExecEdInfo@umanitoba.ca.

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James W. Burns Executive Education Centre
2nd floor
177 Lombard Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba  R3B 0W5

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