Speechwriting and Executive Communications Workshop

Speechwriting and Executive Communications Workshop

April 24: Charlotte, North Carolina
Price: $945
Member Price: $795
  • Use storytelling techniques that best fit your speaker and audience
  • 4 ways to organize your speech structure
  • Proven techniques to open and close your speech
  • Write with language your audiences will understand and remember

Twitter hashtag: #RaganSpeechwriting

Ragan Communications, Inc. Foundation For The Carolinas

Product Code: YZSW
  • Your Presenter, Rob Friedman:
    Rob FriedmanRob Friedman is the retired senior director of executive communications at Eli Lilly and Company, where, over the past 20 years, he wrote for three CEOs and other senior executives. A former editor of Speechwriter's Newsletter and a speechwriter for the AMA and Ameritech, Rob has also instructed thousands of professional communicators from around the world.
    Rave reviews for Rob's sessions:

    I absolutely loved this session. My questions were answered, and then some.

    The content and Rob's delivery were both terrific. I learned a ton that will help me in my job.

    The workshop provided a good overview on how to write effective speeches.

    Excellent, knowledgeable and engaged presenter.

    Rob provides very practical, usable tips for any speechwriter—regardless of their experience level.

    Rob is very good at sharing information at a level that people new to speechwriting and those just looking for a tune up can appreciate.

    Rob provides clear, compelling insight. Highly recommend his workshop.

    Bob is a wonderful speaker, easy to connect with, has a wealth of experiences and stories to share with us aspiring speechwriters.


Phone registration
Please call 312.960.4100 or 800.493.4867.

Online registration

  • April 24: Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Speechwriting and Executive Communications Workshop
    Price: $945 Member Price: $795

Cancellation policy
All cancellations are subject to a $150 service fee (per attendee). If you cancel up to 10 days before the workshop date, you will receive a refund of your payment minus the service fee. If you cancel less than 10 days before the workshop date, your payment will be credited toward a future Ragan event, minus the service fee. Registrants who fail to attend and do not cancel prior to the event are not entitled to a credit or refund of any kind. No exceptions.