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Presentation Coaching

Everytime you say anything to anyone and the results matter -- that’s a presentation. Formal or informal, prepared or spontaneous, presenting ideas effectively, tailoring to your audience, and making complex information memorable are valued skills. Get coached!

  • Present with power and influence
  • Maximize every interaction, meeting, and information exchange
  • Win shortlist interviews
  • Engage clients, colleagues, decision makers
  • Conduct public hearings and community meetings
  • Strengthen team,board, and prospect meetings
  • Deliver dynamic conference presentations

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Leadership Education

If you are on the leadership track, on the path for an executive position, or an entrepreneur building your company’s reputation, you need the varied and vital techniques to advance your career and your company. Required skills range from memorable messaging and “saying the right thing the right way” to team building, advocacy, post-pandemic workspaces and workmodes, efficient meetings, motivational approaches.

  • Learn the “invisible skills” that define leadership
  • Prepare for the next level in your career
  • Demonstrate the potential to be ready to move into leadership role
  • Enhance your current leadership stature

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Business Building

Every day is the best day for every person in your firm, your company, your organization to help grow business. To make this happen, at every level from CEO to young professionals, proactive practices must be comfortable and inplace. Easy-to-acquire and easy-to-implement strategies guide ways to weave business development into everyday-just-doing-your-job.

  • Foster client relationships
  • Encourage new contacts
  • Learn new approaches to networking and visibility
  • Create and implement a realistic and results-driven plan

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Proprietary Techniques

Every communication is a business development opportunity. Strengthen your connections with LXDi's proven, copyrighted techniques.

Tactics
Fine-Tuned Tactics

LXDi’s fine-tuned tactics will help you influence decision makers by empowering you to present technical and design solutions in an engaging way.

Soft Skills
Soft Skills Strategies

LXDI's soft skills strategies will help you advance into management and leadership plus progress your projects and company.

Select the program that works best for you:

  • Quick hints seminar or ‘Lunch-and-learn’
  • Personal coaching meeting
  • Full-day workshop or coaching seminar
  • Team rehearsal for a specific presentation or interview
  • Prep for conference session or annual meeting or special presentation
  • Half-day interactive training session
  • Multi-session mini-course

Bring your communications proficiency to the next level.

"Joanne's guidance, as always was invaluable in helping crystallize the message and get it down so we can get it out with impressive results."

Senior Vice President and Principal

ENR Top 100 Firm

"Your guidance was invaluable. I finally had the presentation completed late Wednesday evening and was able to quickly put together my "diamond". Once that was done my nervousness evaporated. Thank you so much for your expert advice..."

Senior Associate

ENR Top 500 design firm

"The class you conducted included managers and supervisors who were seasoned professionals along with others who were relatively new to management. You handled the combination of varying skills with ease and created a class..."

State official

Massachusetts

"Covered a lot of ground in a short period. Joanne's experience in our industry is a real plus because it grounded theory with real life."

Marketing Principal

ENR Top 100 design firm

"A must attend for anyone involved in presentations (either internally or externally). In short, I think every professional should take this presentations course. Joanne did an exceptional job."

Project Manager

ENR Top 300 company, Sacramento, CA

"Joanne has provided classes in making presentations at my firm for more than a decade and is universally revered for the benefits she can provide to both beginners and experienced speakers. She helped my team and me prepare..."

Senior Associate

ENR Top 100 engineering firm

"Joanne's professional development programs are very informative and interactive. New information for us to incorporate into our current plans--very usable and sensible material."

CEO

Boston-area construction company

"Excellent instructor for a very difficult topic to teach."

Project Manager

A/E firm, Northern California

"[This virtual presentation for future leaders was filled with] Great information. This will be the way of our future and some of these simple tips make so much of a difference."

Construction Manager

CMAA national presentation

"This [leadership information] is so great! It rings so true."

Design-professional executive

mid-Atlantic CM firm