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Public Events

Experience the magic of Own The Room powered by LifeHikes – virtual or in person! Public Events are a great opportunity to take charge of your learning journey with other professionals from around the world! You interact and learn live with our world-class coaches, gaining immediate and actionable skills on the topic of your choice. Choose from multiple training lengths and commitment levels.

Virtual

Executive Presence ​

What if there was a magic formula to gain respect, forge stronger relationships, and increase your influence during any business encounter? In this hands-on session, you’ll discover strategies (and science!) to overcome fear and position yourself as an invaluable leader. You’ll use LifeHikes® to measure your language strength to improve the impact of your message every time you communicate.  

February 3, 2023

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM ET
4:30 – 6:00 PM GMT

Virtual

Storytelling For Impact

With virtual calls replacing many traditional customer and internal interactions, it’s critical that your meetings and pitches are clear, engaging, and inspire action. Use creative opening and storytelling techniques to capture your audience’s attention and deliver a winning value proposition in your pitches. By creating a powerful and highly relevant narrative around your solution, you’ll build credibility and communicate more effectively — and your customer will feel confident that they’ve picked the best solution from the best partner. 

February 10, 2023

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM ET
4:30 – 6:00 PM GMT

In Person

Communication Essentials

In Boston

Train with Master Coach Bill Hoogterp – whether it is your first time taking a communications training or you are looking to refresh your skills, this training is for you! Through a series of highly interactive modules, our world-class coaches will teach you essential skills that will immediately take your communication to the next level.

You will practice in front of the camera, develop your executive presence, improve body language, get rid of weak language, and learn how to differentiate yourself as a speaker and leader alongside other professionals.

February 21, 2023

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET

In Person

Communication Essentials

In New York City

A half-day communication training packed full with essential techniques that will immediately take your communication to the next level.

With a world-class Coach and other professionals, You will practice in front of the camera, develop your executive presence, improve body language, get rid of weak language, and learn how to differentiate yourself as a speaker and leader.

February 21, 2023

Join Morning or  Afternoon
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM
or
1:30 – 5:30 PM ET

Virtual

Present Powerfully With Slides

From leading a virtual meeting to pitching to a potential client, slide presentations are an essential tool to communicate important information visually to your audience. But delivering a slide presentation effectively — one that engages rather than distracts and motivates rather than bores — requires more than just a few pictures and graphs. In this session, you’ll discover expert communication techniques AND effective slide presentation skills to deliver more effective, compelling, and memorable presentations.  

February 24, 2023

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM ET
4:30 – 6:00 PM GMT

Virtual

Sales Gateway Hike - Alpha Training

An introductory course intended for new salespeople and individuals related to sales. You’ll learn and practice the fundamentals of competent selling, including building strong connections with clients, listening actively, handling rejection and closing.

Participants are taken through the full life cycle of a sale and get applicable knowledge, mindsets, habits and techniques that will impact their ability to competently do their job and make them fall in love with the craft.

*As a special incentive, Alpha trainings are free of charge.

February 27- March 20, 2023

11:00 AM – 12:30 PM ET
4:00 – 5:30 PM GMT

Virtual

Leadership Islands - Alpha Training

Leadership Islands is a powerful entry level leadership development program of 10 modules, 90 minutes each. Coach-led with teams, there are 3 main elements of Leadership Islands.

1. Leadership Theory

2. Personal Leadership Feedback

3. Leadership Projects 

The ideal participant is an entry level leader or manager.

*As a special incentive, Alpha trainings are free of charge.

February 27- March 22, 2023

1:30 – 3:00 PM ET
6:30 – 8:00 PM GMT

Virtual

Own Your Power - Women Leadership

Women, have you ever stayed quiet in a meeting, shied away from asking for a raise, or felt like your ideas weren’t being heard equally? We’ll share actionable strategies to shift your mindset, let go of self-doubt, and realize your full potential. Through a series of engaging activities in this session created exclusively for women, you’ll be empowered to speak with strength, lead with confidence, and own your accomplishments in an assertive yet approachable way. 

Event is FREE in celebration of International Women’s Day

March 8, 2023

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM ET
4:30 – 6:00 PM GMT

Virtual

Influencing Senior Stakeholders

Imagine you’ve just been asked to present your latest project or idea to the executive team. It might be next month; it might be next week; it might be… tomorrow. After your initial reaction subsides (panic? excitement?), what will you do to prepare? During Influencing Senior Stakeholders, you’ll discover mindsets and techniques to help you stand out in front of any senior internal or external audience, persuade them to take action, and handle challenging questions and objections. You’ll leave prepared to speak up more and confidently communicate to audiences of any seniority level at any time. 

March 10, 2023

11:30 AM – 1:30 PM ET
4:30 – 6:30 PM GMT

In Person

Connect With Your Audience

In Montclair, NJ

Experience the magic of Own The Room powered by LifeHikes in real life! Whether it is your first time taking a communications training or you are looking to refresh your public speaking skills, this session is for you.

Authenticity leads to trust, trust fosters connection, and connection inspires action. Learn the skills to build authentic connections with your audience, whether you’re communicating to a manager, executive board, or prospective client.

March 18, 2023

10:00 – 11:30 AM ET

In Person

Communication Essentials with Bill Hoogterp

In Montclair, NJ

Whether it is your first time taking a communications training or you are looking to refresh your public speaking skills, this session is for you. You will practice in front of the camera, develop your executive presence, improve body language, get rid of weak language, and learn how to differentiate yourself as a speaker.

March 23, 2023

6:00 – 9:00 PM ET

Virtual

Executive Presence

What if there was a magic formula to gain respect, forge stronger relationships, and increase your influence during any business encounter? In this hands-on session, you’ll discover strategies (and science!) to overcome fear and position yourself as an invaluable leader. You’ll use LifeHikes® to measure your language strength to improve the impact of your message every time you communicate.  

March 24, 2023

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM ET
4:30 – 6:00 PM GMT

In Person

Communication Essentials

In New York City

Whether it is your first time taking a communications training or you are looking to refresh your skills, this training is for you! Through a series of highly interactive modules, our world-class coaches will teach you essential skills that will immediately take your communication to the next level.

You will practice in front of the camera, develop your executive presence, improve body language, get rid of weak language, and learn how to differentiate yourself as a speaker and leader alongside other professionals.

March 28, 2023

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET

Virtual

Engage Your Audience

When you feel like you’re part of something meaningful, suddenly it matters more. You pay attention. You remember. You take action. This same principle applies in communication. From meetings to sales calls to virtual keynotes, when your listeners truly feel involved in the conversation, you’ll earn respect and inspire follow-through. During this interactive session, discover expert strategies to turn casual participation into motivating engagement. 

March 31, 2023

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM ET
4:30 – 6:00 PM GMT

Virtual

Sales Gateway Hike - Alpha Training

An introductory course intended for new salespeople and individuals related to sales. You’ll learn and practice the fundamentals of competent selling, including building strong connections with clients, listening actively, handling rejection and closing.

Participants are taken through the full life cycle of a sale and get applicable knowledge, mindsets, habits and techniques that will impact their ability to competently do their job and make them fall in love with the craft.

*As a special incentive, Alpha trainings are free of charge.

April 3 - May 3, 2023

11:00 AM – 12:30 PM ET
4:00 – 5:30 PM GMT

Virtual

Leadership Islands - Alpha Training

Leadership Islands is a powerful entry level leadership development program of 10 modules, 90 minutes each. Coach-led with teams, there are 3 main elements of Leadership Islands.

1. Leadership Theory

2. Personal Leadership Feedback

3. Leadership Projects 

The ideal participant is an entry level leader or manager.

*As a special incentive, Alpha trainings are free of charge.

April 3 - April 24, 2023

1:30 – 3:00 PM ET
6:30 – 8:00 PM GMT

COMING SOON

In Person

Communication Essentials

In Shanghai

Whether it is your first time taking a communications training or you are looking to refresh your skills, this training is for you! Through a series of highly interactive modules, our world-class coaches will teach you essential skills that will immediately take your communication to the next level.

You will practice in front of the camera, develop your executive presence, improve body language, get rid of weak language, and learn how to differentiate yourself as a speaker and leader alongside other professionals.

April 11, 2023

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
China Standard Time

COMING SOON

In Person

Communication Essentials

In Singapore

Whether it is your first time taking a communications training or you are looking to refresh your skills, this training is for you! Through a series of highly interactive modules, our world-class coaches will teach you essential skills that will immediately take your communication to the next level.

You will practice in front of the camera, develop your executive presence, improve body language, get rid of weak language, and learn how to differentiate yourself as a speaker and leader alongside other professionals.

April 20, 2023

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM SST

Want to train with your team? We offer all of the following events (and more!) in a private setting –
contact us or view more information about virtual training for your team here.