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Public Speaking Workshop

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What you will learn

Rick Tyler is a political news analyst, speaker, author, communications consultant, and political strategist.

In this workshop, you'll learn advanced message construction and delivery. You'll receive practical lessons and personalized feedback, and participate in in-class exercises to make you a better, more confident public speaker.

How you'll benefit:

•Learn to professionally and effectively prepare and deliver a speech
•Overcome common fears about speaking in public
•Understand strategies for effective communication with audience members
•Learn the importance of non-verbals like appropriate dress, gestures, and appearance

This is a rare opportunity to learn public speaking from one of D.C. most respected communications professionals. Rick has advised speakers at the highest level -- make sure you register for one of only 15 places.

All Communications Trainings have a 48-hour cancellation policy.

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*Attendees that register for this course can receive a special discount code for LI's Advanced Public Speaking Workshop the following night, on 11/17 (lowering price of workshop to $50.00). Class size limited, discount on first come, first served basis.
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Starts Tuesday, November 16

Tue 16:   6:00 PM  - 9:00 PM EST


Leadership Institute
Steven P.J. Wood Building
1101 N Highland St
Arlington VA, 22201


$60.00 $10.00 discount for early registration until 11/14/21 Your Cost: $50.00


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Rick Tyler

Rick Tyler

Rick Tyler is a thought-provoking Political Analyst for the MSNBC Cable News Network offering a broad perspective to unfolding political events. He is the author of Still Right: An Immigrant-Loving, Hybrid-Driving, Composting American Makes the Case for Conservatism. He is a speaker with Macmillan Speakers Bureau.

As a professional political strategist, Rick has helped hundreds of candidates prepare for the rigors of campaigning for public office. He is Co-Founder of Foundry Strategies, a strategic, communications consulting firm specializing in helping political and corporate clients reach their leadership potential by honing their communications skills.

Rick was the National Spokesperson for U.S. Senator Ted Cruz's presidential campaign. In the 2012 election cycle, Rick was a senior advisor and spokesman to the Winning Our Future PAC, a pro-Newt Gingrich for President Super PAC. Prior to joining the PAC, Rick was a key member of the former House Speaker's team for more than a decade serving as Gingrich's advisor and spokesperson. As lead trainer for GOPAC and trainer for the Leadership Institute, Rick has trained thousands of candidates, citizens, and public officials and their staffs in the United States and countries around the world including Canada, Italy, Greece, Japan, and Israel to lead successful campaigns for elected office.

Rick has been invited to speak to many professional groups, committees, and state legislative caucuses. He was a guest lecturer at both the Institute for Politics at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard, the Robert J Dole Institute for Politics at the University of Kansas, and is currently a guest lecturer at the Global Center for Political Engagement and The George Washington University.

A gifted communicator, Rick has appeared thousands of times on national television news shows including MSNBC; Fox News Channel; CNN; CBS News; NBC News; ABC News; PBS; HBO; CNBC; CBN; Bloomberg News; BBC; CBC; RTE; and Al Jazeera.