Speaker Coaching

You are a busy professional:

  • You have presented to clients or spoken in a conference or workshop and want to fine tune your public speaking skills. 
  • You have a big presentation or interview coming up and need to perfect it.  
  • You speak frequently at professional events but have never seen yourself in action. 

Speaker Coaching is an effective way to polish your presentation and communication skills with a coach who is trusted by all levels of government, business and the media including prominent political figures and broadcasters. You can build the confidence and skills you need for professional and personal success.

How Speaker Coaching Works

Speaker Coaching is available in person with Ms. Verdun as a 90-minute session, or as a Video-Coaching one-hour consultation scheduled online via Skype, Zoom, Google Hangouts or another preferred platform with Dr. Miller. 

Prior to your initial session, you will be sent 2 questionnaires to complete so that your training goals are understood. During the consultation, you are videotaped during a five minute presentation, interview or challenging conversation. Your strengths and weaknesses are immediately discussed and modifications are suggested and practiced.  Dr. Miller will provide a written analysis of your video in six core areas can be provided to you online via a secure username and password. The online program includes analysis of your video as described below.  Follow-up sessions may be recommended. During follow-up training, weekly communication is encouraged so that your progress can be monitored. Prepare to be transformed.

Your Video-Coaching Program

Your initial consultation includes a custom-designed Video-Coaching Progam which is developed following your one-hour session. The program will be sent to you online via a secure username and password.  Transformation begins to occur when you view yourself in action, confirm what you saw in the Analysis section and access your Action Plan accompanied by practical worksheets and training videos. Learn more about the Video-Coaching Progam below. 


Step 1 - Your Video

A portion of your recorded Skype presentation or conversation is uploaded for analysis. You may also send three to five minutes of a previouly recorded presentation to be uploaded and analyzed.

Step 2 - Analysis

Your presentation, interview or conversation is  evaluated based on six core competencies: professional presence, vocal tone, breath control, diction, message, and delivery. Feedback about what you do well and what you could better is provided in very clear, practical language.


Step 3 - Action Plan

Your personalized training program provides concrete steps and assignments to strengthen your weak areas and magnify what you do well. Your plan includes downloadable worksheets chosen from Voicetrainer LLC's extensive library of written training materials.

Step 4 - Training Videos

Individually selected videos augment your action plan. These training videos have been developed to help speakers master their goals quickly. Videos range from knock out presentations to designing and delivering your elevator speech to jaw and breathing exercises with and without speech.

Step 5 - Work With Us

Mastery of your newly acquired public speaking skills may require occasional feedback and advanced training techniques. We will provide specific recommendations and programs to advance you to the next level.


When you enroll in Online Speaker Coaching, your Video-Coaching Progam will be developed by Dr. Miller within one week of your initial one-hour consultation. You will be given a secure passcode to enable you to access your personalized communication training program as often as you like.  All written, visual and audio materials are strictly confidential.