JOHN GODOY IS AN ENTREPRENEUR, PROFESSIONAL SPEAKER,
AWARD WINNING INVENTOR, AND FITNESS TRAINER.
He is passionate about helping people become better communicators
through private consulting, workshops, and seminars and has helped
hundreds of people from university students to entrepreneurs overcome
their anxiety of speaking, improve their self-confidence, and equip
themselves with a powerful professional communications toolkit. John
has the rare ability to connect with audiences of all ages, and
demographics. From high school students, executive management
teams, to octogenarians.
As an inventor - John co-founded the world's first Mayo clinic NEAT
certified seated leg swing which has touched the lives of countless
thousands of children, seniors, and adults in over 100 countries across
the globe by helping them combat one of the biggest health problems of
our time - sitting - and the negative health consequences that stem from
a lack of physical activity.
In addition, for close to 10 years, Chicagoans have enjoyed John's
creativity, expertise, and results from his premium in-home personal
training service. He also spent 2 years working with aspiring professional
baseball players in the Dominican Republic, worked with college athletes
at the university in Toronto, and currently is also a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
instructor in Chicago.
In his spare time, John enjoys practicing Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, training and
competing in ultra-endurance races, and traveling overseas. He has
completed multiple Ironman and ultra-endurance distance swims and
Compelling, and effective speakers and communicators are not born they
are trained. In this entertaining and informative learning session, keynote speaker and presentation coach John Godoy provides speaking and communication strategies that will help you get your message across, keep your audience engaged, and have you standing out from the crowd.
THINGS YOU WILL LEARN:
WHAT IS PUBLIC SPEAKING?
- “Its not just for speeches..It’s everyday communication”
WHERE IS IT USED?
- Business presentations
- Networking and 1-on-1 conversations
- Social media videos and branding
- Inter-team communication
- Inspiring and leading organizations
WHY ARE SO MANY PEOPLE BAD AT IT
- “Talking” vs. “effectively communicating”
- Fear, Shyness, and the lack of proper training
HOW TO DEVELOP YOUR EXECUTIVE PRESENCE
- Power positions vs. weak positions
- The power of speaking clearly
HOW TO OVERCOME SPEAKING, ANXIETY, FEAR AND SHYNESS
- Use exercise to mitigate your physiological reaction to stress
PUBLIC SPEAKING BEST PRACTICES
-The anatomy of a speech, business presentation, and video
- Use stories as “glue”