Maximize your communications potential with Ellis Strategies
The leading provider of public speaking, executive communications coaching, media training, and public relations services in Boston.
Matt Ellis is a former Head Writer at Good Morning America and News Director at WBZ TV. He is a nationally-recognized communications expert.
Led by former News Director at WBZ TV, Matt Ellis and his team at Ellis Strategies Inc. provide a wide-range of consulting services that include public speaking, executive coaching & communication skills, media training and more for a diverse client list that includes top business executives, university presidents and deans, hospital CEOs, scientific thought leaders, and more. With a number of accolades including the New England Emmy Award, and the George Foster Peabody Award, Ellis Strategies has become a leading provider of public speaking services in Boston. Some of the Ellis Strategies core services include:
Public Speaking in Boston
Executive Coaching in Boston
Media Training in Boston
Public Relations in Boston
Executive Communications & Speech Coaching
Presentation Skills Training
And Much More!
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As one of the leading providers of public speaking services in Boston our clients have come to know and understand the “Ellis Strategies Advantage.” Within our training seminars our clients receive expert communications consulting, public relations training, new techniques for shaping and delivering messages, crisis management skills, and much more. These seminars are uniquely designed for the needs of each client and for both the novice and experienced public speaker. Our clients choose Ellis Strategies because of our track record and proven industry experience.
Improve your delivery
We use scenario-based interview techniques to provide immediate video-replay feedback and coaching to reveal your strengths and improve your delivery.
Navigate the interview
We will show you how to refine your message, stay on point, and maneuver through difficult interviews and questions.
Build your confidence
Our training programs will leave you with more confidence in your abilities to face employees, other executives, and the media.
Customize your session
Tell us about your needs. We offer individual and group sessions customized for you or your organization.
Connect to your brand
Employees, stakeholders and reporters all respond to different cues. We’ll show you how to confidently articulate your message for any audience.
Some people are naturally gifted presenters, but everyone else needs a coach. We understand why people fail on stage and we’ll show you what it takes to succeed.
“Ellis Strategies came through for us in a big way. Matt’s experience, creativity
and contacts in the field proved to be a big help to us.”
Jay McGovern, Chief Development Officer, Boston MedFlight
“Throughout the training, Matt offered valuable guidance and recommendations tailored to the individuals, which were constructive and based on his real-world experiences. He demonstrated deep knowledge of the media interview process and his professional and collaborative nature put the trainees at ease. I highly recommend Matt and his team for media training!”
Jamie Kelly, Director of Public Affairs, Wentworth Institute of Technology
Learn how to answer the difficult questions
and become an accomplished and confident speaker.
Ellis Strategies Core Services
Ellis Strategies is pleased to offer a wide-range of public speaking, executive coaching, and media training services in Boston. Providing customized training programs for both individuals and small groups we put our clients through the paces of a real TV interview, recording their performance for immediate playback and critique. We ask the tough questions and try to replicate the same pressures that leaders and executives encounter on a daily-basis. Clients will learn how to answer the tough questions, deliver their message with confidence and conviction, and gain the tools necessary to maximize their communications potential. We have worked with professionals of all levels of experience and will work with you to develop a customized training session that caters specifically to your needs.
Public Speaking Services in Boston
Drawing on our wealth of media and public speaking experience, Ellis Strategies develops custom programs (for individuals or small groups) to train novice and advanced public speakers. Our in-depth training includes techniques for creating compelling speeches, controlling body and hand motions, and maximizing voice quality. As part of our public speaking service in Boston we also provide coaching for developing successful PowerPoint presentations that will help engage your audience and give you the ability to deliver your message with confidence and conviction.
Executive Coaching in Boston
We understand that executives and leaders are under constant pressure to effectively communicate their company’s message to a diverse group of internal and external stakeholders. This pressure can be magnified when dealing with a public crisis. Executives who understand how to engage with their audience will achieve great results which is why as part of our executive coaching in Boston we teach executives the communications skills necessary to clearly define their message and be persuasive and confident in their delivery. Please contact us if you’re interested in learning more about our executive coaching & communications services in Boston.
Media Training Services in Boston
Whether you’re the CEO of a bank under scrutiny and the media spotlight, the president of a university celebrating the opening of its new science center, or an executive looking to improve your leadership abilities and public speaking skills, the opportunities to communicate directly to the public are too valuable to squander. With media training in Boston we put you in the “hot seat”. We create a realistic TV interview set and conduct interviews as if we were a network television crew. With your input our media training coaches prepare the interview questions aiming to closely match the subject matter and expected tone of the interviews you’re preparing for. Please contact us if you’re interested in learning more about media training in Boston.
We understand why people fail on stage, now we’ll show you what it takes to succeed. One of the core elements that we include with all of our training programs is the use of video. We record our clients during a presentation for analysis and critique of the following: 1) Story telling 2) Body language/Use of hands 3) Voice control 4) Use of PowerPoint. With Boston presentation skills training from Ellis Strategies we are able to help our clients separate from the pack and establish themselves as a confident, persuasive, and fearless public speakers.
Public Relations in Boston
Is PR integrated into your overall marketing plan? Being former journalists with an insider’s perspective, we approach your PR needs with a deep understanding of how journalists think. From developing your message and value proposition, to crafting press releases and media kits, to pitching a story, Ellis Strategies can help guide you through the process and maximize your efforts. As former journalists, we understand how newsrooms operate and decisions are made. As part of our public relations service in Boston we help our clients achieve success with long-range strategic planning that includes a focused, coordinated PR plan.
The Ellis Strategies Advantage:
Expert public relations and communications consulting
Affordable and effective coaching
Coaching for executives, scientists and thought leaders
Learn how to shape and deliver messages
Media training and PR services that are second to none
Maximize Your Communications Potential
Ready to learn more about what Ellis Strategies can do for you? Read more about our executive coaching services, media training services, and public speaking services in Boston. If you would like to receive a free consultation from the Ellis Strategies team please feel free to contact us directly.
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