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AFP Luncheon: Career Development with Deb Sofield

April 19, 2018

Join us on Thursday, April 19 for a great luncheon and education session, "Career Development" presented by Deb Sofield. 

Fear of public speaking is the number one phobia in the nation, according to Advertising & Marketing News Book of Lists. Yet there is probably no business skill more important than the ability to speak to an audience of any size.

The rules are changing and this refresher course is all you need to bring you up-to-date on what works in todays fast paced, 24/7 Twitter infused marketplace. Debs 15 Rules provides a tool kit and a wide range of guidelines and tips for your success  everything from personal presentation to communication and strategy for those who want to craft their speaking skills for rock star status.

Join nationally known speaker and trainer Deb Sofield and re-learn at least 15 Rules for the road that will keep your audience awake as you make your next presentation memorable.

Deb Sofield is a Keynote Speaker, Author of the book, Speak without Fear  Rock Star Presentation Skills to get People to Hear What You Say, Radio Talk Show Host on WGTK 94.5 in the Salem Network, Podcaster and President of her own Executive Speech Coaching Co., which trains women and men for success in speaking, presentation skills, media and message development in the U.S. and abroad.

Deb Sofield is a visiting professor, teaching public speaking at Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government, and on the faculty of the Womans Campaign School at Yale University where she teaches public speaking and media skills (she is also Past President of the Board), she served on the board for the Womens Democracy Network of Washington, DC. Sofield teaches Communications and Media Training for Civil Society around the world and she served as a mentor and trainer for The Center for Liberty in the Middle East. Sofield is a Liberty Fellow affiliated with the Aspen Institute Global Leadership Network, a worldwide community of successful, high-integrity entrepreneurial leaders. 

Actively involved in her community, Sofield is a Commissioner of Public Works for the Greenville Water System and is the first woman to hold this position since its inception in 1918. Sofield was formerly a two-term member of Greenville City Council. 

This luncheon has been approved for one (1) continuing education hour for the CFRE.

Reserve your seat by Monday, April 16 at noon! 

WHEN:             Thursday, April 19
TIME:               11:45am - 1:00pm
LOCATION:      Thornblade Club 

1275 Thornblade Blvd

Greer, SC 29650

COST: $20 AFP or Together SC Member | $30 Non-Member

Please arrive by 11:45 am to allow time for networking; the program will start promptly at noon. 

We look forward to seeing you there!