Ms. Schwartz is the CEO of Business Speech Improvement, in Durham, NC, a part of the Raleigh-Durham, Chapel Hill Triangle.. A pioneer in the specialty of corporate speech pathology, also known as corporate speech coaching, she has over 20 years of experience. She coaches professionals in pronunciation improvement/accent modification, public speaking, communication for leadership, facilitating research-based idea-generation sessions, and other verbal skills. The author of 4 books on communication, she is the founder and president emeritus of the Corporate Speech Pathology Network.
Comments such as "This is so helpful!", "I didn't know that" and "My speech went really well!" are heard often. Get the help you deserve for your speech!
The customized coaching is designed around your communication needs. Our e-guides are easy to read and packed with great tips to be used immediately.
Whether you want the coaching or the e-guides, get started today on improving your skills!
I'm a "one-stop speech spot" (and yes, I can teach you the secret to saying it correctly, fast!). I help companies with multiple communication improvement needs, as well as individuals who start with one need and then want coaching in another area. Afterwards, many clients report increased self-confidence as well as better skills!
Business Speech Improvement is a 100% woman-owned company. As a speech-language pathologist, I have a scientific background in communication. This approach makes a difference in accent modification as well as public speaking, conversational skills and communication techniques for leadership.
After you schedule your appointment and pay, you will hear back within 12 hours with a zoom.us invitation for your first session.
We will start by talking about your needs and time-frame, and assess your skills. We develop a plan and start working immediately on at least one skill - all in the first hour! Job interviewing coaching is done even faster, and usually takes a total of 1 - 1.5 hours. Improvement in other communication skills depends on a variety of factors; ask us for an estimate of time needed.
Katie Schwartz, MA, CCC-SLP, director of Business Speech Improvement is a certified speech-language pathologist and has over 20 years of experience in working with professionals in many fields. Clients may be companies or individual professionals. Coaching is done online. It is available by appointment only; Sunday sessions are offered.
Get help through customized professional coaching or instantly-available concise e-guides on the topics that matter to you: public speaking, diction, accent modification, executive communication skills for leadership development, communication for sales and customer service, and slowing your rate of speech. Interview coaching is available as well.