For three decades, Duarte has helped the world’s leading brands, thought leaders, and rising stars (like you) improve presentation and communication skills. Learn how our training and one-on-one coaching can help you raise your game!
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Training for teams
Develop critical skills that elevate team communication, strengthen influence and impact, and support organizational culture. Our flexible training solutions fit the needs of teams of any size.
Courses and workshops
Build your communication skills with expert training from Duarte. Our in-person and online courses support the needs of individuals and teams of all sizes!
VisualStory®Structure & storyboard a talk
Analyze your audience and organize your ideas into a story structure that will move them. Transform content into visual concepts and build a storyboard for your presentation.
Captivate™Improve your public speaking
Overcome bad habits, conquer fears, and increase your confidence in any speaking setting. Discover your strengths and build on them to improve your delivery.
Slide:ology®Turn ideas into visuals
Use visual thinking and design principles to transform information into effective and memorable graphics for presentations.
Personalized help for speakers
Up-level your speaking skills with one-on-one support. We'll help you rehearse your talk, polish your presence, and transform your message delivery.
Tell stories using data storytelling
Clarify, explain, and maximize the potential of your data. Use story structure to create clear executive summaries that fuel understanding, support decision making and drive action.
Understand and connect
Improve your listening to build trust and gain traction. Discover your Default Listening Style™ and how to recognize and respond to the listening styles of others.
Resonate®Craft a persuasive talk
Learn how the world's greatest speakers use story to persuade. Develop a story structure that powerfully expresses your ideas, applying the principles of empathy, contrast, and variety.
Illuminate™Drive strategic change
Craft an effective communication strategy that sparks and sustains change with empathetic speeches, stories, ceremonies, and symbols that motivate and inspire teams.
Build effective slides
Create attractive slide decks using presentation software, even if you're not a designer. Our training, tips, and tricks will help you work smarter, faster, and more efficiently.
Master presenting online
Use our time-tested techniques, tips, and tricks to better connect and communicate with remote audiences, increasing your reach and influence.
I am 100% confident, that I am better prepared to inspire my team and customers to take measured risks that will benefit all, through innovative changes in services offerings and customer results.
I will be including these principles in my mission-critical presentations going forward. I recommend this workshop for anyone wanting to become a stronger communicator.
This was by far one of the best training classes I have had… It was so relevant. The bulk of my job is literally creating presentations and communicating information. This training provided me with an excellent framework for thinking different.
I found the material profoundly impactful on a personal level, as in, I plan to utilize it immediately. It is actually going down as my favorite workshop.
Thank you for such a good course, with excellent on-screen demonstrations, recaps, resources, and beautiful templates for this innovative business communication tool.
I can honestly say this was one of the best learning experiences I’ve had in a long time and I have a lot more confidence about speaking thanks to you.
Why add story to your DNA?
When a Fortune 500 financial service provider realized they needed to better connect to their customers, they looked to Duarte. Learn how we helped them harness the power of storytelling.
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