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Young Leaders Seminar off to flying start

posted Aug 9, 2017, 3:53 PM by Nissa Elsey
IMG_5486Young Leaders Seminar off to a flying start with 23 students from Waimea College attending the first nights of the 4 week course. The “Young Leaders Seminar,” in its 17th year, and run by POWERtalk Waimea, is an introduction to the internationally acclaimed  POWERtalk International Short Course on Effective Speaking.  IMG_5510Students are given the opportunity to gain a hands on approach and build personal confidence through articulation and impromptu speaking skills, platform presence, vocal effectiveness, listening skills, interview tips and the opportunity to write and present a formal speech.   The course concludes with the students presenting their own formal speech.  Each student is presented with a certificate of participation and a written personal evaluation, and a speaker of the seminar is a selected.