Improve Your Business Communication Skills With Our Effective Course

CUSTOM COURSES FOR COMPANIES

We offer a range of communication focused workshops for business, designed to increase staff well being, efficiency and clarity of communication, as well as improve client and colleague relationships.

Your company can benefit from applying better business communication skills; effective communication builds trust and strong relationships. Whether it’s active listening, handling presentations with confidence or successfully negotiating a potentially difficult situation, employers often cite effective communication as a soft skill they rank highly in their teams.

Who is this course for?

This is ideal for companies who are aware of issues or challenges that they want to address. These courses and workshops are bespoke and as such can be designed to suit every level of the business, whatever your objective. From working with front of house teams to ensure they make the right impression, to supporting new managers to develop their communication, listening and support skills, through to senior management wanting to increase influence with teams and clients. We specialise in creating communication workshops that hit the spot.

Training and workshops

Our workshops are usually designed bespoke to fit around the company’s or team’s unique set of requirements. The list below is representative of the kind of workshops we do:

Improved Client Relationships

tools to build rapport, influence and engage

Powerful Presentations

tools for increased confidence and effectiveness in presentations

Challenging Communication Part 1

tools to handle difficult conversations and complaints

Challenging Communication Part 2

tools for improved giving and receiving feedback

Enunciation and Etiquette

tools for customer facing staff, making the right impression

Articulate Effectively in Meetings

tools for communicating effectively in impromptu situations

What are the benefits of a business communication course?

Higher Productivity

Team Bonding

Increased Well Being

More Efficient Meetings

Smoother Management

Increased Authority

Improved Engagement

More Fun

Our Approach

Discover

We always begin with a discovery phase where we establish your exact communication needs and areas for improvement. We may use questionnaires to achieve this, or conversations with different

Design

Once we know and understand the needs of the company we create a programme to suit your needs. This may involve a mixture of individual and group workshops.

Deliver

The delivery phase is handled by our team of expert coaches, and we insure that the timing fits to your requirements. We understand the negotiations involved in getting several people in one

Our Corporate Clients

Over the last decade we have worked with several corporates and businesses, who love our authentic and passionate approach, our original methodology and the success we achieve for their teams. Get in touch to discuss your business, and hear about how we can help your teams be the best communicators they can be, both on a personal and a professional level.

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Emma was most effective in helping us to ‘connect’ with our speech. This allowed us to deliver a more expressive and persuasive presentation.

Theresa Rah, Communications Director of PyeongChang 2018

Our coaches

All our coaches are voice professionals with years of experience both in voice, communication and teaching and training. They are handpicked after an extensive interview process, for their ear, their ability, their experience and that special je ne sais quoi! Every one of our coaches has gone through extensive training in The Serlin Method™ in addition to their own training.
JAMIE CHAPMAN

Principal Coach

Jamie is a passionate and committed coach, with over 15 years’ experience working with clients on accent softening, vocal technique and communication work. Jamie combines his teaching experience with his experience as a professional actor to help clients unlock their communication potential.

GILLY SHARPES

Principal Coach

Gilly trained at the prestigious Central School of Speech and Drama and has over 20 years’ teaching experience, working with clients on their voice and dialect. She is passionate about sounds, words, language and supporting her clients to be more powerful and effective communicators.

SAM FERREE

Principal Coach

Sam is a highly experienced Speech, Voice and Communication Specialist with over 15 years teaching experience.  She has an MA in Voice Studies from CSSD and taught accents and RP in several London drama schools. She is dedicated to bringing empowerment and confidence to her clients so that they become the best communicators they can be.

CAT CLANCY

Principal Coach

Cat is a highly experienced Communication Specialist, with an English degree from Oxford University, and has delivered bespoke training to business professionals for over thirteen years. years. She has been featured twice in The Guardian, and appeared as an expert Voice Coach on BBC Radio 4. 

Senior Coaches

SUSAN VIERA

Senior Coach

Susan is an experienced vocal coach, English teacher and performer. Since graduating with a degree in Acting she has taught English and toured the world with various productions. She loves her work with London Speech Workshop and is passionate about enabling her clients to become excellent communicators.

TIM GODDARD

Senior Coach

After graduating in modern languages Tim trained as an English teacher and has had 10 years experience teaching English and pronunciation in the UK and internationally. He is also a professional voice over artist. He is a committed and passionate coach and loves supporting his clients to achieve their communication goals.

ALICE DEVILLE

Senior Coach

Alice is a highly experienced performance coach, vocal technique specialist and performer. She has a Masters in Vocal Studies from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama and has performed widely as an opera singer across the UK and Europe, including at Glyndebourne, Wigmore Hall and the Royal Albert Hall. Her coaching draws on her extensive experience as a professional opera singer, and as a teacher at Mountview Academy of Theatre Arts and her North London voice studio. Alice is a committed and empathetic teacher, passionate about empowering people through Effective Communication coaching at the London Speech Workshop.

OLIVIA DARNLEY

Senior Coach

Coach Olivia has over 5 years’ experience in working with both international and UK clients on accent softening, vocal technique and presentation skills. Following a Bachelor degree in English and Drama at Birmingham University she earned a Masters of Drama at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. She has furthered her coaching education with courses on the Estill Model and a Phonetics course at UCL. Olivia is also a professional actor and in her 18 year career has worked in the West End, on Broadway, for the Royal Shakespeare Company and National Theatre as well as many ITV and BBC TV productions and Radio 4 Dramas and has coached actors in audition technique and accents. She has worked extensively facilitating accent softening and presentation skills to clients from all over the world, one to one and in workshops. She is fascinated by accents, voices and language and focuses on giving her clients the confidence to speak with clarity and in an authentic communication style.