Speak better! Sound better! Succeed!
Founded by renowned speech pathologist Everett Leiter, Confident Speech sets the standard of excellence in speech and voice instruction. For over 20 years, he has helped people learn to pronounce English more clearly, to reduce their accents, and to speak more effectively in business. Our services include:
- Accent Modification
- Voice Improvement
- Business Communication
- Presentation training
Clear speech and voice enhance every aspect of your life. You'll sound good to others as they hear you speak, and you’ll take pride in knowing that you convey your message with clarity and skill!
Why do people speak with an accent?
What is an accent? Accent refers to differences we notice in how people speak. We notice differences in the way people speak a language that is not their native language. We also hear differences among native speakers. Why do people speak with different accents? Watch the brief video!
Sugarcoating: Communicating politely in American culture
Some pills would be difficult to swallow because of their bitter taste. That is why they have an outer layer of sugar (a "sugarcoating"). We are grateful to one of our clients for pointing out that "sugar coating" is a fundamental characteristic of American communication.
Confident Speech Receives 2014 Constant Contact All Star Award
Recognized for achievements using online marketing tools to drive success
February, 2015 - Confident Speech has been named a 2014 All Star Award winner by Constant Contact®, Inc., the trusted marketing advisor to more than 600,000 small organizations worldwide. The award, given annually to the top 10% of Constant Contact’s international customer base, recognizes these select businesses and nonprofits for their significant achievements leveraging online marketing tools to engage their customer base and drive success for their organization. Confident Speech is one such exemplary organization.
"We're happy to be recognized by Constant Contact for achieving strong marketing results and engaging with our customers," states Everett Leiter, Director. "We send out our periodic newsletters using Constant Contact’s platform. As a result, we are able to provide informative information about communication and about our communication training services."