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What are you waiting for? If you are serious about investing in your business and yourself, this is the time to do it. These high-impact classes are taught by top-notch industry professionals, allowing you to dig into a variety of subjects and walk away with tangible skills and action items you can start applying immediately…

In this half-day workshop with professional coach and trainer Ernest Courant will help you develop your professional presence to display confidence and competence in a way that is authentic for you.

Use this class to show up for work and life with confidence and poise that will win over prospective clients, impress your existing customers, and increase your satisfaction with every interaction you have. 

During this interactive experience, you will:

Learn key physical and vocal skills that display mastery and demands respect

• Practice postural techniques and body language that cue others to see you as an authority in your field

• Learn how to speak confidently in front of audiences of any size

Practice a leadership mindset

• Learn mindfulness and breathing techniques to master your emotional state

• Create positive self-talk that will overcome self-doubt to get you in the zone

Master communication skills for any situation

• Be prepared to think on your feet and speak off the cuff in high-pressure situations

• Project warm confidence and competence on the phone, in person, and in front of a group

BIO:  Ernest Courant is a veteran coach, learning and development professional, and much-beloved workshop facilitator. As Director of Professional Development at a major coaching firm, he co-designed a career coaching service, and he consistently gets rave reviews from workshops he facilitates. Here are a few comments on workshops he’s facilitated recently in his current role as a Program Manager at LinkedIn:

“THIS COMPLETELY ROCKED!!!!!!!!!!!!! Ernest absolutely killed this. Best session I’ve sat through in a corporate environment, ever. “

“This session was amazing…literally life changing. Practical, funny, engaging and extremely useful.”

“Ernest is a Jedi.”

DATE: Sat April 9th from 9AM-1PM (refreshments included)

LOCATION:  In the WORK Library – 10 Fourth Street, Petaluma

COST: $135 early bird special! $195 late bird (after 4/2/16). WORK Members and non-profits receive an additional $30 discount. (Want to be a Member? Check out our Friends of WORK level: ) And see NOTE below for multi-class deals!

REGISTER NOW! – space is limited to 12 students – RSVP to this Meetup and make your payment here: or call 707-721-6540

NOTE: This is Session #4 of a nine part series. See the full lineup here. WORKshops can be taken individually, or you can take them in series for a complete experience. Buy two classes, get the third half off.