Patrick J. Donadio
Certified Speaking Professional & Master Certified Coach
From the boardroom to the front lines, Patrick Donadio helps people boost performance, improve verbal communications, deepen relationships and increase profits.
Since 1986, he has guided leaders and their organizations with powerful presentations and one-on-one business communication coaching.
Patrick earned his Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) designation from the National Speakers Association. Only 10% of their worldwide members have earned this prestigious designation. He also earned his Master Certified Coach designation.
Patrick has empowered audiences nationally and internationally and has appeared on the same programs with such renowned speakers as: Rudy Giuliani, Former Mayor of New York City; Joan Lunden, former Good Morning America host; Roger Staubach, Dallas Cowboy’s Quarterback; George Will, ABC TV news analyst and Comedian Jeff Foxworthy… just to name a few.
As an educator, he has taught at the Weatherhead School of Management, University of Notre Dame, The John Glenn School of Public Affairs and Ohio State University.
Donadio has appeared in and on various broadcast media. And in 1991 and 1994, he served as a “Goodwill Ambassador” to Japan.
Communicating with IMPACT
In today’s high-tech world, good old-fashioned, verbal communication is not as good as it used to be. In this fun, yet practical presentation, you will learn a practical six-step system to improve communication and get better results. Patrick takes a look at how we communicate and why very often, the message we send is not necessarily the same message others receive! Improved communications leads to improving your bottom line, enhancing relationships, building teams, gaining and retaining customers and managing change less stress and better service. Learn how to reduce misunderstanding and communicate in less time.
The Secrets to Powerful Presentations
You make presentations every week—any time you communicate, persuade report, and share information to others, you are making a presentation. The question is, “How good are your presentations?” The days of the talking head are over! Today’s audiences are more sophisticated, more educated and more impatient–they want to be entertained as well as be informed. They are accustomed to watching television, YouTube and videos and expect a faster moving, more engaging presentation. The secret to a powerful presentation is not just content but the way you deliver the material. This interactive seminar is for anyone who must present to a group, run meetings, and/or sell ideas to others. This program is designed to start you on your way to becoming a more organized, confident, dynamic, and engaging presenter.