Is Your Voice As Powerful As You Are?
American Bookbinders Museum
355 Clementina Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
Wednesday, June 14, 2017, 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
How we show up vocally leads people to definite and immediate conclusions about how we show up in the world. Simply put, there is a strong relationship between vocal acoustics and the psychology of perception: who we are as individuals, our personality, our strengths, and also our weaknesses are unmasked in the voice.
Your listeners decide in just seven seconds.
When you walk into a room, you may look the part. Your business accomplishments may indicate that you’re an achiever. But the moment you begin to speak, your audience will be listening carefully to gauge if your voice and message is congruent with your appearance and resume. You may be the expert in the room, but if you speak in a quiet voice that is difficult to hear, through a small, tight mouth that gives the impression you are afraid, you’re not going to be perceived as a credible “expert” of anything.
- Discover the Psychology and Science behind Influential Communication
- Uncover unconscious verbal (and non-verbal) habits that are undermining your message and negatively impacting the way you are being perceived
- Implement the 3 most effective communication elements to create the impact you want and become the leader you are meant to be
Hillary Wicht is an executive voice coach that helps her clients develop their voice for leadership so they can step more fully into their power,influence, and impact through the vehicle of voice. She has been empowering voices in the board room, the court room, the sales meeting, and on the stage giving her clients both the competence and confidence they need to have a voice and presence that creates success in their careers and lives.
In addition to her private clients, Hillary is passionate about empowering women to stand in their value in powerful and effective ways. She is a partnering coach to the Athena Alliance, focused on placing more women onto executive boards and a resource to Women2Boards and Broadrooms.
Hillary’s past experience as a performer in the studio and on the stage as both a session singer and voice over artist bring a fun and rich foundation to her coaching practice. She has shared her voice with such diverse Grammy winners as American Idol winners Kelly Clarkson and Carrie Underwood, The X Factor winner Leona Lewis, Idina Menzel, Leonard Cohen, CeCe Winans and LL Cool J. She can be heard on commercials for McDonalds, Mattel, AT&T, Toyota, and beyond. She has performed on television and film sets, and stages small and large.
Hillary combines her expertise in voice and performance with her background in Somatic Leadership Coaching and Psychology to deliver a comprehensive authority at what it means to have a voice and presence that can authentically connect with others, move people to action, produce results, and create a legacy.