Designed to help you organize your message, develop audience-centered content and successfully deliver your presentation, this memorable, 3-part OCD Presentation Method™ will help you utilize your own natural strengths and authentic delivery style. Build your confidence with “Reinvesting in Your Rhetoric” - the only pocket-sized guide to public speaking you’ll ever need.
Developed by Jill Slye - author, educator, podcaster, and founder of “A Sounding Board” - the OCD Presentation Method™ will allow you to become a better communicator and speaker, all while establishing a meaningful connection with your audience.
On her podcast, Jill is joined by some of her past students, clients and industry experts who share how her teachings and, the OCD Presentation Method™ enhanced their public speaking ability.
As a Harvard University Extension School Instructor, who also conducts seminars for the Harvard School of Dental Medicine MMSc students, Jill teaches both graduate and undergraduate students with diverse backgrounds from around the globe. Her courses range from the Fundamentals to Advanced Public Speaking. Jill's nearly 30 years of business experience in leadership, sales, management and marketing provides the basis for her understanding of her audience, and enhances her ability to relate to her clients and students.
When presenting or speaking to large, medium or small groups many of us miss out on the opportunity to connect with our audiences through give and take. Public speaking is not a one-sided means of communication, but an effective exchange of information between two or more individuals. Jill teaches her inspirational platform that takes public speaking to a new level of comfort, allowing the presenter to successfully reach the audience. In both individual and group settings, Jill coaches Leaders, Top Executives, Salespeople, Managers, High School, College and Phd Students, and others to successfully deliver their message.
Communication is unique to each person. Being yourself and getting your message across, while trying to read feedback from an audience, can seem nearly impossible. By breaking the process down and helping you to develop your own comfortable style, the fear of public speaking can be overcome. The only barrier to successfully communicating with others is the one we create ourselves. Let Jill teach you this groundbreaking method to help you share your message and meaningfully connect with your audience.
Pubic Speaking Coaching for large and small groups
Programs for Youth
Check out Jill's full list of Course offerings: https://www.extension.harvard.edu/course-catalog/courses?subjects=Speech&instructors=Slye,%20Jill
Fall- Advanced Public Speaking and Professional Presenting
January Term- Fundamentals of Public Speaking
Spring- Advanced Public Speaking and Professional Presenting and Fundamentals of Public Speaking
Summer Session I -Fundamentals of Public Speaking (https://www.summer.harvard.edu/course-catalog/courses?instructors=Slye,%20Jill)
"Jill is a wonderful teacher and it was certainly worth flying across the globe to attend her classes. Jill has improved my body language and workplace communication skills. I highly recommend her."
International Public Health
Small or large group training sessions
Please note: each workshop or session is custom and tailored to your needs. There is NO one size fits all! You will meet with Jill to customize and tailor the curriculum to the culture and needs of your business.
Presenting with Impact,Women in Leadership, Leadership Communication in a Virtual, and Essential Management Skills for Emerging Leaders (EMSEL) program
Using tools and techniques to become effective communicators is something we often forget to do. In my classes, seminars, professional development programs and individual sessions we slow your world of communication down. We take the time to analyze your personal approach to communication, while working towards improving your weaknesses and building upon your strengths.