Control your nerves and stage fright


Gain confidence, clarity and charisma! This workshop is designed for technical, sales and international business speakers. First, you'll receive tools to manage your public speaking nerves. Then, we'll go through a 5-step process to help you develop engaging presentations, that are easy-to-present.  With just 4 attendees/workshop, you'll be able to practice, receive personal coaching, and improve your skills. We even video your practice sessions to help you build on your strengths and find your personal style.  

You'll be trained by Kimberly VanLandingham, CEO of European Market Link Sàrl, strategist, trainer, and keynote speaker. She has over 12 years of training  experience and brings theory into the real world, with her corporate public speaking experience on TV, on radio, at large events, and as a keynote speaker. She has over 20 years of experience working for DuPont from technical roles, to sales and marketing, then becoming Global Business Manager and EMEA Regional Manager (P/L $150,000,000.)  Kimberly has degrees in communications (MACCC) and engineering (BSEE), trains TEDx speakers, and is a native English speaker. 

Zsolt Pinter, public speaking

Thank you very much for all your great support regarding my presentation yesterday. It went really well. Actually, I felt even more confident than during the rehearsals. And, by going through this training as a team, sharing our vulnerabilities and growing confidence together, it created a powerful bound and trust between us. Thank you again for this great journey, which made me feel happy and proud.”Zsolt Pinter, Senior Director Finance Systems (from a major global hotel chain)

2-day public speaking topics:

Topics are integrated and build upon each other.  Each area includes examples, workshops or practice sessions.

  • Overcome your stage fright -- You'll learn tools to manage nerves
  • How charismatic public speakers connect to their audience
  • Public speaking skills: Body language and Voice
  • Speech preparation and strategy: Choosing content and developing key messages to get results
  • Structuring your talk
  • Storytelling, and other powerful tools
  • Hooks:  Your opening and closing techniques
  • Slides and visual tools to keep your audience’s attention
  • Words that work, and those that don't
  • More on persuasion
  • Preparing for questions and impromptu public speeches

Includes 5-6 public speaking practices with private video feedback.

What makes this course different:

  • Small classes (max. 4 people) enable practice and personal coaching.
  • Lots of practice with private feedback on your practice videos!
  • Focus on international business, sales and technical presenters.
  • You'll advance a work-related presenting project, while developing new skills.  
  • Comfortable, fun and supportive environment.

You'll leave class confident and excited to give your next business presentation.

Just 1490 CHF, or 1350 CHF with the early bird discount:

Limited to just 4 attendees, the price is only 1350 CHF, when you book before the early bird date. It's 1490 CHF after the early bird date. The training course includes our highly-rated and experienced facilitator, a training manual, take-home videos of your practice sessions, links to examples, morning coffee with rolls, and afternoon coffee break with chocolate and fruit. As you'll want to enjoy the restaurants near by, the course price doesn't include lunch or dinner.

Public speaking course dates:

Training Course DatesDays of WeekEarly Booking Discount UntilAvailability
July 11-12, 2023Tuesday-WednesdayJune 1, 2023FULL - no more places
July 18-19, 2023Tuesday-WednesdayJune 7, 20233 places
August 29-30, 2023Tuesday-WednesdayJuly 18, 20232 places
October 24-25, 2023Tuesday-WednesdaySeptember 12, 20234 places
December 12-13, 2023Tuesday-WednesdayOctober 30, 20234 places
January 16-17, 2024Tuesday-WednesdayDecember 1, 20234 places
March 6-7, 2024Wednesday-ThursdayJanuary 26, 20244 places
April 23-24, 2024Tuesday-WednesdayMarch 8, 20244 places

This course is limited to just 4 participants. We start at 9:00 and finish by 17:30 each day. There's nothing to lose (but your stage fright).  You can change to a later course or to another person up to one week before the course.

Switzerland training location:

This training workshop will be held (in English) at --

European Market Link SARL
Rue du Léman, 14
CH-1920 Martigny, Switzerland

Conveniently situated at the intersection of three valleys and train routes, Martigny, Switzerland is easily accessed by train or car.  The training facility is just a couple minutes walk from the train station. It's also close to the motorway, with parking and a hotel across the street.

Filled with Roman history and modern art, this French-speaking part of Switzerland takes pride in its local wines and creative cuisine.  

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Course reservation & change policy:

  1.  Contact us to check availability, ask questions, or book this course.
  2. Pay a 30% deposit to hold your course space by bank transfer or  MasterCard/Visa.  
  3. The final payment is due 1 week prior to the course.

Your reservation and payments are fully transferable to a later course, a virtual course, or one of your colleagues.  You have nothing to lose!


Check availability (pay nothing now):

Contact us using the form below to book this course, to ask questions, or to find out about other group training coursesprivate 1:1 training or our corporate group workshops.

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