Importance of Communication Skills
A Message from our Founder
The better the communication skills, the better the relationships and hence, the better the organization’s health is. With this in mind, our goal is simply:
To help entrepreneurs & executives succeed by speaking, presenting, and selling better.
We believe that life can be so much easier and better if we can communicate that much more effectively. The benefits of better communication will be seen and felt not only by the speaker but also the recipients.
It doesn’t take much to be a confident, convincing & competent speaker. All it takes is an insight to the human psychology, an established framework, and a progressive guidance.
Anyone can, and should, be a great communicator.
Importance of Communication Skills in Summary
➊ Communication Skills are lifelong skills
that will last a lifetime.
➋ Communication skills are 'learnable'
➌ Communication skills are beneficial for your
personal & professional life
~ Iwan Yang
Iwan’s goal is to help you succeed in life by speaking, presenting, and selling better.
As a professional speaker and trainer, Iwan has been coaching and training adults for close to 10 years. He specializes in public speaking, presentation skills, sales, and languages.
Over the years, Iwan has had the privilege to train a multitude of organizations and individuals that include executives, professionals, leaders and a few billionaires.
Leveraging his experience as an entrepreneur, speaker, and trainer,
Iwan has developed world-class speaking & presentation courses under the SpeakSellSucceed™ program.
Iwan graduated from Singapore Management University (SMU) in 2008.
He kickstarted his entrepreneurial journey in 2009 as he founded the travel agency, Lokopoko Travel.
With his experience and proficiency in digital marketing, Iwan started a digital marketing firm with his wife in 2016 that manages the Travel Agent Consulting [TAC] brand.
Accolades & Passions
With a strong passion and ability in speaking, Iwan is a public speaking champion in the Toastmasters and speaking circuit, He has won numerous championships in International Prepared speeches, Humorous speeches, and Evaluation speeches.
He’s also an ACTA-trained & MOE-registered trainer.
As an avid writer, Iwan loves writing in his free time. In 2018, Iwan was awarded the ‘Top Writer’ in Quora, a popular question-and-answer platform.
Iwan is also a language enthusiast who speaks 5 languages and dialects proficiently: English, Mandarin, Indonesian, Javanese, and Hokkien.
Relevant topics covered during the course... body language, voice, presentation slides, handling q&a, etc. Practice sessions nerve wrecking at first but after that it was fun! always looking forward to the class sharint with my classmates. Thank you everyone!
September 6, 2021
I felt really pushed out of my comfort zone and confront my fear. i am really glad i decided to take this course. i really improves my speaking and presenting in front of people. i will keep challenging myself to present more in my company. thank you!
August 31, 2021
I certainly didn't expect much when I signed up for the course. I just wanted to be better at presenting. After 8 lessons, I must say I have improved a lot. Speaking formally in front of people is not aa frightening as before. Iwan is really knowledgeable with his experience and advice. He's very good with his specific suggestions for each participant. I can see my classmates also improve significantly. Recommended course to improve your speaking and presenting professionally. Thanks!
July 2, 2021
the public speaking and presentation course teach me story telling, rhetoric device and make me speak in front of 4 people and i improve a lot.
June 7, 2021
The 2day course was very compact and comprehensive. Altho I took the course sometime back, I'm actually still practicing and using many of the techniques. The information shared also veey practical. Strongly recommend this workshop for busy professionals who want to improve speaking n presentation level.
May 24, 2021
I learned a lot of public speaking techniques and tips and also presenting in business settings. Very practical skills and knowledge being taught. The praxctice sessions and feedback are very useful and more importantly, effective for me. Thanks Iwan for all your sharing and guidance, much appreciated 🙏
May 11, 2021
The Trainer was very dynamic, vocal and passionate. 😀 Corrects our mistakes & giving us suggestions on areas to improve. Such as eye contact and body gestures. What I absorb most was the real-life experiences and stories shared beyond current curriculum. Making the lessons relatable in real-life situations.
October 6, 2020
This course is designed in bite-sized lessons so that participants would have the time to digest and relate the theoretical component into practice. Hence, this course is good for executives who lead busy lifestyles and barely have any "me time" to improve on their public speaking skills.
October 5, 2020