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Bestselling Communication Author - Mike Acker
Bestselling Communication Author - Mike Acker

Bestselling Communication Author - Mike Acker

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Offers remote services
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Offers remote services
Discounts available
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Introduction: Author of the highest-ranked book in the world on Overcoming Fear of Speaking. Back on Thumbtack! For limited time - will match prices of other coaches. My mission is to help you realize your potential by advancing your communication, skills, and confidence! With 20 years of experience, I have inspired crowds, lead companies, instructed at universities, authored books, and coached leaders like you! Through: ● Personal Coaching. Contact me today!!! ● Virtual Public Speaking Programs ● Speaking Engagements ● Communication Workshops ● Practical Books -------------------------------------------------- A THUMBTACK SPECIAL! The $50 Confidence Bullet Overcome nervousness and create confidence in your speaking. Achieve your goals by working with Top Pro Mike Acker: a professional speaker, communication coach, TEDx Speaker trainer, and bestselling author (over 500 reviews on Amazon for his breakout book, Speak With No Fear.) Only through Thumbtack: advance.as.me/bullet Enter coupon code: THUMBTACK for your $125 DISCOUNT. Come ready to this Zoom session by bringing your speech, questions, problems, and goals. We will jump right into the coaching, and you will discover that sometimes there IS a silver bullet. -------------------------------------------------- Before messaging on Thumbtack or booking a call, we recommend checking out our website (stepstoadvance.com), bestselling books by Mike Acker, a YouTube channel with 3,600 subscribers, and reviews below (also posted below in the media section.) Working with Mike, you will discover: ● Confidence in communication ● Executive presence ● Public relations strategies ● Speaking solutions -------------------------------------------------- Whether you are personally looking for a silver bullet, searching for a public speaking program, organizing a company communication workshop, or extending your platform, Mike Acker has the experience you can trust. When it comes to programs, I facilitate three premium programs: ● Speak to Overcome | Overcome your fear in 30 days. ● Speak to Advance | Advance your career in 90 days. ● Speak to Lead | Exclusive Executive Communication Coaching.
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Jennifer M.

Public Speaking Lessons

Had a great initial consult with Mike. He's incredibly knowledgeable and was super helpful in helping me combat my fear of public speaking. I look forward to continuing to work with him!
May 24, 2021
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Ahmed B.

Public Speaking Lessons

Mike is an excellent, coach for public speaking his Experience make you feel that he understand you more than your self. I recommend reading his amazing books and take sessions if you want to improve your presentation and Public speaking skills. It is worth it
May 24, 2021
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Sérah T.

Public Speaking Lessons

Mike gave me very useful tips that I can start working on right away. He uses his time with you very well. He is straight to the point and can immediately see where you can improve. I would recommend him to anyone looking to improve their public speaking skills!
May 19, 2021
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Andrew P.

Public Speaking Lessons

Mike Acker is an excellent speaking coach that takes the time to understand your specific needs and tailors practice assignments aimed for areas that need improvement.
May 10, 2021
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DeAndre M.

Public Speaking Lessons

I left my initial session with Mike feeling energized and a bit more confident. His thoroughness and honesty allowed me to walk away with tips that I immediately employed. I am certain that there is much more where that came from. I can't wait to start Public Speaking School this week!
Apr 30, 2021
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FAQs

  • What should the customer know about your pricing (e.g., discounts, fees)?

    Through Thumbtack I offer incredible discounts. Get 30 minutes of expert coaching for only $50 Get 60 minutes of expert coaching for only $90 We have four programs: ● Speak to Overcome | Overcome your fear in 30 days. ● Speak to Advance | Advance your career in 90 days. ● Speak to Lead | Exclusive Executive Communication Coaching. Set up a call to explore our programs at: advance.as.me/start

  • What is your typical process for working with a new customer?

    1. Connect on Thumbtack. 2. Set up a free communication consultation as a mutual introduction. 3. Determine what type of communication coaching will work best. 4. Send a calendar for booking a call. 5. Most coaching relationships start with an in-depth assessment.

  • What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

    Mike Acker is the author of the #1 highest-ranked book in the world on the topic of overcoming fear of speaking: Speak With No Fear Mike Acker is a Certified John Maxwell Coach and Speaker. Additional Experience and Education: - Two decades of experience coaching teams, inspiring attendees at leadership events, mentoring leaders, and speaking at events. - A successful career in organizational management - President or Chair of several non-profits (both large and small) - Four years of speech training in college and post-grad work - Extensive post-grad work with speaking and communication - National College Debater - 19 years of non-profit work: leadership, international travel, speaking, and teaching - Bilingual in Spanish/English, having lived seven​ years in Mazatlan, Mexico

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