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2015 Open-Enrollment: Your Authentic Speaking Style

This post is from the beginning of 2015, please visit our Public Courses page for current information and class availability. We look forward to you joining us! 

Please join us for “Your Authentic Speaking Style™” (YASS) in 2015.

YASS is the acclaimed learning experience at Interact Studio. Since 2000, entrepreneurs, artists, civic leaders and executives from Fortune 500 firms have attended the course that is called transformational.

What to expect at Your Authentic Speaking Style

YASS is an on-camera experience and an exclusive learning formula developed by Interact to change the way people thinking about communicating in business.

Participants are on their feet for improv exercises and a series of conversation-presentations, each followed by real-time coaching from the group and faculty. Between rounds of speaking, participants are given game-changing insights to the power of storytelling in business, executive presence, physical command, leadership vulnerability and much more.

The course runs ten hours over two days:  2:30pm to 5:00pm on Day One; and 8:30am to 4:30pm on Day Two. Open-enrollment dates announced for 2015 include:

  • February 5 & 6
  • March 5 & 6
  • April 9 & 10
  • May 7 & 8
  • June 4 & 5

The tuition package includes: high touch facilitation by three faculty members; pre-course Personal Strengths Survey; personal flash drive of videos; private video playback during course; written assessment, and more. For information, call Lissie Shaver at 704.374.0423.

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Lou Solomon

Lou Solomon is the founder of Interact. She is a TEDx speaker and a member of the adjunct faculty at the McColl School of Business at Queens University of Charlotte. Her articles have appeared in Harvard Business Review,,, and Fast Company.