Speak Out Training Services

´A speech is like a love affair: any fool can start one but to end it requires considerable skill.´ Lord Mancroft (b.1914) British Conservative Politician.

Whether speaking up at meetings, making a presentation to colleagues, or speaking to a conference of 500 people, you too can learn some of the secrets of powerful oration.

* Would you like to Speak Out with confidence when making speeches and presentations?
* Would you like to be able to control your nerves and be more assertive at meetings and interviews?
* Have you ever wondered how to manage your time more effectively and create a better balance between work and home to achieve the success you deserve?

Whether you're a Chief Executive who just needs to add some extra polish to your speeches, or a graduate who needs some assistance to progress up the career ladder, Yvonne Delahaye can help you achieve your goals! Taking an holistic approach to training ensures that whatever your individual needs, you can learn the techniques to success.

The written word is equally important and if you need some help and advice on how to write a good speech, construct good business letters or market and promote your business, then Yvonne can also help you!

After establishing Speak Out Training in 1991 and running regular courses for British Airways, DHL and TNT, Yvonne Delahaye was headhunted to set up and manage Savoy Hill Studio for the Institution of Electrical Engineers. She then created Savoy Hill Training, to run Presentation, Marketing/PR and Media Interview courses using the studio facilities, until its closure in 2000. Yvonne has had many articles published on public speaking, presentation skills and media interviews and has spoken at conferences and seminars. Her training work has taken her to Singapore and Malaysia for TNT International.

Bespoke Courses are available on an individual or group basis in:

* Assertiveness
* Communication Skills
* Public Speaking
* Presentation Skills
* Media Interview Techniques
* Meetings
* Interviews
* Marketing/PR
* Business Writing
* Time & Stress Management
* Life Coaching
* Relaxation and Controlling Nerves
* Voice Coaching

Some of the most popular courses are:

Persuasive Presentation Skills

Offering you a creative solution to presentation skills in a personalised, highly participative, but fun and rewarding training environment. Not only will you learn the most effective ways to write, structure and ensure your presentation has impact, you'll learn how to become a relaxed and dynamic presenter!

Facing the Media

Whether it's a radio, press or TV interview, you will discover how to promote yourself or your company effectively and how to avoid some of the potential pitfalls.

Voice Coaching

The importance of good, clear speech cannot be underestimated in today's business environment. Communication will become clearer and more effective, ensuring productivity increases due to fewer misunderstandings as interactions become more proficient.

Time & Stress Management

With so many external and internal stressors, managing your time more effectively to become more assertive and productive at work is essential to creating the perfect work/life balance.

After an initial FREE consultation to establish what your needs will be, Yvonne Delahaye will design a training programme to suit your specific requirements.

Speak Out Training Client List

Arc Cores Limited; Associated British Ports; Association of Electricity Producers; Atomic Weapons Establishment; Bite Communications; Bradford & Bingley; British Aerospace; British Airways; British Telecom Laboratories; British Telecom Travel, Transportation & Leisure; Cable & Wireless; Cisco Systems; Colt Telecom; Company Lifestyle Limited; Computer Cab; Construction Industry Training Board; Cornhill Insurance; Defence Evaluation and Research Agency; DHL International (UK) Limited; DHL Systems Limited; Dynamo Marketing; Epicrealm Limited; EPS Group Limited; ERA Technology Limited; Eurolaunch Data Systems Limited; GEC Marconi Avionics; Girobank plc; GlaxoSmithKline; Heerah Technology; Harbottle & Lewis; Horwath Clark Whitehill; Institute of Economic Affairs; Institution of Electrical Engineers; Interactive Investor International; Integrated Silicon Systems Limited; IPC Magazines Limited; Islington Council; Islington Business Development Agency; J & E Hall; Kelman Limited; Learning Resources International; London Underground Limited; LSI Logic Europe Limited; MarketForce; Mercury Communications; Morgan Grenfell; Motorola UK Research Laboratories; National Air Traffic Services Limited; NEC Technologies (UK); Newham Council; NITEC; Omega International; Philips Research Laboratories; Rapier Productions; Reed Telepublishing Limited; Reed Travel Group; Regus (UK) Limited; RHP Bearings; Rockwell Automation Limited; Royal & Sun Alliance; Sainsbury's PLC, Sensormatic Limited; Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Limited; Thames Water Utilities; The Kennel Club; The Post Office; TNT Express Worldwide (Singapore) Limited; Travel Weekly; Van den Bergh Foods; Virgin One Account; Wang Software Services Europe; Wang (UK) Limited Workplace Technologies; Xyratex; Zellweger.

Client feedback

´This course was one of the most beneficial courses I have been on. It explained how to get your point over in the simplest of ways cutting out all the jargon.´ Angela Hamer - DHL International (UK) Limited.

´Excellent course. Positive feedback all the time so you can see where you are going wrong and why. Most important lesson is to understand the audience. Excellent training approach.´ Peter Sarson - Atomic Weapons Establishment.

´Brilliant! Personal training. Very good one-to-one approach works really well. Physical nature of training was a surprise but very useful.´ Ruth Speakman - Bite Communications.

´Definitely beneficial. Hands on training approach which is effective without being painful. Yvonne is a very good trainer, getting points across and making it enjoyable also.´ Ying Mok - Xyratex.

Meeting your requirements

While we hope that the information we have provided above has been of help to you, we appreciate that everyone's requirements are different and invite you to contact us about your specific needs for more information.

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