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Communication Training for L&D and HR

Deliver an effective learning experience across your organization with a wide variety of modern training mediums. Duarte Academy provides the ideal mix for a transformative communication learning experience for global organizations of any size. With over three decades of serving the highest performing brands in the world, we’ve fine-tuned the Duarte Method™, a communication approach with empathy, story, and design at its core. Learn from our experts.

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Receptive Communication
Adaptive Listening™ Virtual
NEW!
Receptive Communication

In this two-day, live virtual workshop, you’ll discover the heart of how you listenyour Default Listening Style™. You’ll learn to adapt how you listen and transform the way you work with others.

Virtual Communication Skills
Presenting Virtually
NEW!
Virtual Communication Skills

This on-demand, online course, is based on our new guidebook, Presenting Virtually. Become a virtual presentation pro using techniques from Duarte’s new guide, delivered in short engaging video lessons.

Narrative Design for Presentations
VisualStory® Virtual
Featured Course
Narrative Design for Presentations

In this two day, live virtual workshop, acquire skills needed to write your next presentation using the combined power of story and illustrative visuals. You’ll form a connection with your audience and have the chance to transform them.

Shape Stories That Move People
Story Fundamentals™ Virtual
Shape Stories That Move People

In this two-day, live virtual workshop, learn to identify and tell personal and professional stories which inspire your audience to act.

Communication Strategy
Illuminate™ Virtual
Communication Strategy

In this one day, live virtual workshop, explore the story structure inherent in every change journey. Learn how to sustain interest and commitment by delivering an ongoing stream of meaningful and relevant communication.

Visual Thinking for Presentations
Slide:ology® Virtual
Visual Thinking for Presentations

In this two day, live virtual workshop, challenge your traditional approach to creating slides and become a visual thinker. You’ll learn the art and science of creating great presentation slides.

Storytelling With Data
Duarte DataStory® Virtual
Storytelling With Data

In this two day, live virtual workshop, learn to build a recommendation from data utilizing story structure to explain the problem or opportunity in your data. Inspire others by making data stick.

Public Speaking Skills
Captivate™ Virtual
Public Speaking Skills

In this two day, live virtual workshop, you’ll learn how to improve your presence and impact in front of an audience. Our inside-out approach leverages your strengths and eliminates bad habits.

Storytelling for Presentations
Resonate® Virtual
Storytelling for Presentations

In this two day, live virtual workshop, learn to apply lessons from story and cinema to structure your presentation, grab your audience’s attention, and initiate action.

1 Month of Speaker Coaching
Rehearse
1 Month of Speaker Coaching

In these 1:1 coaching sessions, get personalized guidance to prepare for your upcoming presentation (sessions usually completed in a month or less).

3 Months of Speaker Coaching
Refine
3 Months of Speaker Coaching

In these 1:1 coaching sessions, get personalized guidance to prepare for your upcoming presentation or begin refining your general speaking skills. Includes exclusive Duarte video lessons.

6 Months of Speaker Coaching
Transform
6 Months of Speaker Coaching

In these 1:1 sessions, you’ll dedicate yourself to transforming your communication skills and learn to persuade and inspire audiences with the personalized guidance of an expert coach. Includes exclusive Duarte video lessons.

Presentation Fundamentals
Presentation Principles Online
Presentation Fundamentals

This on-demand, online course, is based on Nancy Duarte’s HBR Guide to Persuasive Presentations. Learn how to tell compelling stories and get a broad view of story, design, and delivery.

Storytelling for Presentations
Resonate® Online
Storytelling for Presentations

This on-demand, online course, is based on Nancy Duarte’s best-selling book, Resonate. Learn how to structure a persuasive presentation and connect with any audience.

Document Design
Slidedocs® Online
Document Design

This on-demand, online course, is based on Nancy Duarte’s book Slidedocs. Learn to leverage presentation software to create skimmable, visual documents that bring your ideas and data to life.

Presentation Design
Slide Design™ Online
Presentation Design

In this on-demand, online course, discover the theory behind great presentation design, then gain the technical skills to make it happen.

Storytelling With Data
DataStory® In-Person
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Storytelling With Data

In this one day, in-person workshop, you’ll build a recommendation from data utilizing story structure to explain the problem or opportunity in your data. Inspire others by making data stick.

Mastering Narrative Design for Presentations
VisualStory® Plus
In-Person
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Mastering Narrative Design for Presentations

In this two day, in-person workshop, you’ll experience the combined wisdom of Slide:ology and Resonate. Learn to leverage the power of engaging narrative and effective visuals to form a connection with your audience and have the chance to transform them. Find out why this is our best-reviewed workshop!

Storytelling for Presentations
Resonate® In-Person
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Storytelling for Presentations

In this one day, in-person workshop, learn to apply lessons from story and cinema to structure your presentation, grab your audience’s attention, and initiate action.

Public Speaking Skills
Captivate™ In-Person
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Public Speaking Skills

In this one day, in-person workshop, acquire skills needed to improve your presence and impact in front of an audience. Our inside-out approach leverages your strengths and eliminates bad habits.

Intro to Narrative Design for Presentations
VisualStory® In-Person
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Intro to Narrative Design for Presentations

In this one day, in-person workshop, acquire skills needed to write your next presentation using the combined power of story and illustrative visuals. You’ll form a connection with your audience and have the chance to transform them.

Visual Thinking for Presentations
Slide:ology® In-Person
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Visual Thinking for Presentations

In this one day, in-person workshop, learn to turn words into pictures and simplify complex concepts by deconstructing a set of cluttered slides. Practice rebuilding the deck with clear, visual messages.

Communication Strategy
Illuminate™ In-Person
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Communication Strategy

In this one day, in-person workshop, learn to use communication to effectively navigate teams through change.

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