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Train your Teachers.

Teach your Trainers.


“There are only two types of speakers in the world: The nervous and liars.”  Mark Twain. 


Polished and Professional training removes anxiety and fear from any speaking assignment. A recent graduate of our successful workshops said:


“I came into Rick's seminar thinking I was pretty good at presentations, but was astonished by what I learned. A fantastic, informative seminar well worth the time and effort." Eric Babiash, University of Pennsylvania.




"Rick was the epitome of every example presented. Great workshop." Heather Marshall, Yale University

"I wanted to recommend to you a speaker (Rick Parmely) that we had last week at a “Public Speaking for Scientists” talk.  I was very impressed by his presentation and I have been here at UNMC for 12 years now and have not attended such a practical revolutionary way of presenting for scientists such as his… "

Dana El-Hajjar, Nebraska Public Health Lab


Our workshops provide you with powerful tools to help any new speaker become polished and professional. These workshops have been delivered to hundreds of scientists and managers who need to communicate effectively. Workshops have included such audiences as Pittsburgh Conference attendees, and 

students and faculty at the Nebraska, Yale and Columbia Universities.

Join the successful speakers who have become more Polished and Professional after just one event! 


Polished and Professional will be teaching at corporate events over the next few weeks. Interested in having a training program tailored to your team's needs? Check out our programs.

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