Present Yourself Confidently and Compellingly

Ivy's system will give you the confidence, tools and ability to speak fearlessly to any audience and drive home an important message in any situation.

Ivy Works with:

  • Fortune 500 companies  including  IBM, The New York Times, Pitney Bowes etc.
  • Financial Services Professionals, Private Equity, IPO presentations & road shows
  • Universities including Princeton University, NYU, RPI
  • Consultants and entrepreneurs
  • Sales, marketing, and public relations professionals who are constantly pitching accounts, clients, and media
  • Executives at every level:
    • The newly promoted CEO, CFO, COO or CIO 
    • Management professionals seeking promotion or general improvement
  • IT professsionals
  • Business professionals seeking to position themselves as experts in their industry
  • Authors preparing for interviews
  • Political candidates
  • Fundraisers


Executive Speaking Coach

Private one-on-one coaching sessions help executives strengthen the effectiveness and power of their presentations, public speaking, video appearances and podium techniques.


Presentations designed for high level executives, sales professionals, or anyone who wants to become an authentic, confident communicator.

Workshops & Seminars

Interactive workshops offer a combination of individual coaching and group instruction, video feedback and practical exercise that make learning easy and fun.


Ivy, your instincts are unreal. I’ve spent a whole lot of years working in this sort of environment, and you are the consummate professional - Thanks for a flawless job.
Working with Ivy is nothing short of transformative, and from a career development standpoint, no other training comes close. Her coaching, advice and support have taken my presentation skills to a much higher level, and she did so within my natural style. If you have the opportunity to collaborate with Ivy, jump at it!
— The New York Times
Ivy's Blog
The more Personal, The more Universal

A quick route to becoming relatable and authentic as a communicator is to learn how to incorporate one or two well-crafted examples or short stories within your presentation. When you’re considering the type of story to choose within your presentation or talk, keep this in mind…

Fear Buster

Fear of the unknown translates to fear of losing control. In order to feel safe, we feel we must…

3 Tips for Making a Scripted Presentation Come to Life

So, what happens when you must read a fully scripted speech? And most likely present from a podium? How do you make it sound natural and remain relatable?

Quick Delivery Tip - The Eyes Have It!

I’m kicking off the New Year with a Quick Delivery Tip to help you calm down your nervousness,  up your public speaking game and get off to a good start in 2018.

Keepin’ It Real!

I’ve watched so many speakers adopt a false speaking style based on someone they saw. The problem is, if you are adopting a persona, it won’t ring true for your ...

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Speak Without Fear

Ivy's Total System for Becoming a Natural, Confident Communicator

Speak Without Fear aids the millions of Americans who list fear of public speaking as one of their biggest -- along with going to the dentist, being audited, and attending a funeral. It combats performance anxiety in everyday business situations -- meetings, presentations, interviews, reviews and sales conferences. Public speaking skills can be learned and honed and many books cover this topic. However, Speak Without Fear delves beyond external techniques and probes deeply into the reason for your performance anxiety.

Are you an Avoider, Anticipator, Adrenalizer or Improviser when it comes to making a presentation, going on a job interview or speaking before a large audience? Whatever your nervousness profile may be, the fear of public speaking has taken over and disabled you from giving an effective, well-executed performance.  Speak Without Fear will help you with overcoming fear of public speaking.  You're not alone. 

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Also available as an eBook and Spanish, Russian, Arabic and Indonesian translations.

I found you audiobook “Speak Without Fear” to be extremely helpful! I’ve always struggled in meetings or any arena where I have a speaking part and your book provided me with some great insight and tools that I put to use in a presentation this morning. Thanks for the great book!
— Matt M.

"This book could be your Bible"

- USA Today Magazine

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