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Diane M. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 5, 2009

Diane M.

We Make it Stick! Fun, Improvisation and Learning
   United States
  |   Pittsford, NY

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $50

Learning Out Loud is a leadership performance company dedicated to the improvement of workplace relationships through the use of improvisation and theatre activities. Learning Out Loud is a fun, entertaining, and interactive way to develop communication and interpersonal skills and discover creative ways to solve problems. Core offerings of Learning Out Loud include leadership, team development, and interpersonal communication. We also provide interactive learning solutions, including classroom (ILT), role-play, web-based, and self-paced....

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Skills (6)

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English
Microsoft PowerPoint
Microsoft Word
Management Skills
Windows XP Administration
Email

Service Description

A unique alternative for individual and professional development, improvisation learning uses theater games, acting exercises and improvisation for a memorable learning experience. Learning Out Loud combines the fun and involvement of theater and various acting techniques with participant-centered, instructor-facilitated training. Our main focus is to improve communication, develop strong leadership, and build a more solid work team. Our competitive difference?

We make it stick.

We work with client companies to place and create the highest value on the unique contributions of diverse individuals. Our exclusive approach blends techniques from various sources including acting exercises, theater games, and improvisational theater to get participants involved in their learning. The classroom becomes a kind of life laboratory, where people can explore their feelings, frustrations, ideas, and excitement in a low-risk environment, without the fear of judgment or failure. By involving participants in the learning, by allowing them to practice the skills they are learning, try different approaches, and receive immediate feedback, we increase the likelihood they will use their newfound confidence and improved skills where it counts ... back on the job.

Our client list includes The Rochester Business Alliance, Eastman Kodak Company, Tobin & Associates, Inc., Unifrax Corporation, Finger Lakes Community College, the Juvenile Detention Association of New York State, the...

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Employment

Eagle Productivity Solutions
Senior Trainer/Solutions Developer
2005 - Present
Classroom delivery of off-the-shelf and customized training programs, primarily in productivity technology (Outlook) and proprietary Sales Force Automation, Customer Relationship Management...
Novatek Communications
Instructional Designer and Software Instructor
2005 - Present
Basic and advanced instructional design including interactive PowerPoint presentations. Technical writing, curriculum development, strategic planning, executive resume preparation.
Renaissance Training
Curriculum Developer
2005 - Present
Soft skills training development including Human Resources, Mentoring, Communication, Leadership, Change Management, and Conflict Resolution. Periodic creative design of job aids. Some classroom...

Education

Smith College
Bachelor of Arts, Anthropology
1985 - 1988

Keywords

training
instructional design
business writing
curriculum development
instructor
soft skills
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