Matthew Cossolotto, Former NATO Speechwriter and Author of The Joy of Public Speaking, Will Conduct Two PodiumPower! Workshops the Week of March 7
10% of Book Sales This Year Will Be Donated to Humanitarian Relief Efforts in Ukraine
By: Matthew Cossolotto -- The Podium Pro
On 9 March 2022, Cossolotto will lead a virtual workshop highlighting ideas from in his recently released book The Joy of Public Speaking. Participants will be Eastern European-based staff members of a global development firm dedicated to building positive change in transitioning societies. On 10 March, Cossolotto will conduct an in-person Lunch and Learn workshop at Splash Zone in Oberlin, Ohio.
Matthew Cossolotto is an author, guest speaker, executive speechwriter, and speech coach. His senior-level leadership communications career spans the corridors of power on both sides of the Atlantic – from NATO headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, to the Speaker's Office in the U.S. House of Representatives. A former aide to Congressman Leon Panetta, Cossolotto has coached and penned speeches for senior executives at a wide range of organizations, including UCLA, GTE, Pepsi-Cola International, and other Fortune 100 corporations.
In The Joy of Public Speaking: Find Your Voice and Reach Your Peak Potential, Cossolotto distills many years of high-profile speechwriting and speech coaching experience into a comprehensive, how-to guide to help experienced, novice, and terrified speakers alike. Cossolotto's breakthrough book and entertaining seminars are packed with powerful mindset shifts, profound insights, and practical tips that can help you advance your career, enhance your leadership skills, boost your self-confidence, and make a difference in the world.
Ten Percent of Book Sales Will Support Humanitarian Relief in Ukraine
Cossolotto dedicated The Joy of Public Speaking to his former colleagues at NATO, the 30-member transatlantic alliance that was founded in 1949.
"With that dedication in mind," commented Cossolotto, "and in view of recent tragic events, I have been wondering what I – and my readers, students and clients – can do to help the people of Ukraine during the current crisis. I have decided to donate 10 percent of my book sales this year to humanitarian relief efforts in Ukraine."
What Participants Will Learn in Cossolotto's PodiumPower!
Opinion surveys confirm that most people rank public speaking as one of their top fears, along with spiders, snakes, and death itself. Cossolotto's inspiring new book and workshops embrace a simple, commonsense proposition:
Workshop participants will learn about these and other powerful concepts to propel them on their journey to joy:
The Joy of Public Speaking is the first book in Cossolotto's personal empowerment trilogy. Two more books are coming soon. One highlights the seven essential habits of SUCCESS and another promotes the power of promises with a foreword by Jack Canfield, co-creator of the Chicken Soup for the Soul® series. These books and related coaching/speaking programs feature a unique combination of three power tools: Habits, Speaking and Promises. Cossolotto refers to this as the Triad Empowerment System (TES). TES supports Cossolotto's long-term mission: To help millions of people around the world achieve their dreams, keep their promises, and reach their peak potential—on and off the podium.
The Joy of Public Speaking is available on Amazon books.