Improv for Business: Presentations and Public Speaking
Need to speak to a big crowd or a small team? Think of it as theater—and this is your time to shine.
Improvisers are able to think on their feet and exude confidence. This workshop will help you learn the skills that improvisers employ on stage and use them to help you succeed in speaking in public, especially for high-stakes situations.
About the Instructor
John Windmueller, Ph.D. serves as the Director of WIT@Work, the corporate training and applied improv branch of Washington Improv Theater. He comes to WIT with over a decade of experience designing, delivering, and overseeing professional training and graduate education focused on communication and collaboration. His WIT@Work clients have include Deloitte, PWC, Marriott, DOJ, McDermott Will & Emery, NSA, NPR, PBS, University of Maryland, George Washington University, ACDI/VOCA, Brookings, Capital One, TD Waterhouse, World Bank, Medstar, National Institutes of Health, and the National Academy of Sciences.
In addition to his education and training background, he holds a Ph.D. in Conflict Analysis and Resolution. John was also a member of WIT’s King Bee ensemble and performs in improv festivals throughout the U.S.