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Pitch yourself Effectively & Authentically (men & women welcome)

September 5, 2019 @ 6:30 pm 9:00 pm

What would you say to your biggest career influencer if you crossed paths in an elevator?

At all moments in life we are influencing others and pitching ourselves and our ideas, even without knowing. It is therefore important to be effective in the way we do so, without losing our own authenticity. 

Barbara Rogoski, International executive speaker coach, senior TEDx coach (with more than 100 TEDx speakers trained) and author of “Boring to Brilliant! A Reference Guide for Speakers” will share her knowledge in this practical and interactive workshop to help you write and pitch your own hero story, authentically. You will receive coaching and feedback within the supportive workshop environment to help you advance your career! 

As a result of this workshop participants will:

  • Learn how to write and pitch their own hero story to advance their career, based on Barbara’s tips and structure framework

  • Get coaching and feedback on their hero stories

  • Receive the top 10 Speaker Coaching Tips from a senior TEDx Coach 

  • Learn to polish their executive presence – What it is and why does it matter? 

After the event: Stay for networking dinner (and book signature)! 

  • Truffle Pasta & Champagne: Stay to have dinner with us at art’otel and enjoy their signature truffle pasta dish and a glass of champagne, by buying the ticket: “Event + Dinner + Glass of Champagne”.

  • Late comer? In case you can’t make it on time for the event, join us for the networking dinner, by choosing the ticket: “Late Comer (Networking + Dinner + Glass of Champagne)

  • Barbara will also join us for dinner and will be signing books at the end of the event! 


About Barbara Rogoski:

Barbara is an American executive speaker coach, content strategist and founder of Successful Speaker Now. She is a senior TEDx coach and European Commission coach based in The Netherlands. Her focus is to help corporate executives to tell their story with confidence, clarity, and impact. Barbara is also a published author, professional speaker and mentor, passionate about teaching people how to communicate with passion and impact in all business situations. She will share speaker tips from her popular book “Boring to Brilliant! A Reference Guide for Speakers” that will be available for sale after the workshop. 

About our hosts: art’otel

Located in the city center, opposite the Central Station. art’otel is a trendy space, easily reachable and breathing their motto “A seamless fusion of art and life”. We are honored to be hosted at their inspirational 5&33 Gallery, a unique space where contemporary artists showcase their work throughout the year, so we will be surrounded by uplifting modern art.

It will be a lively and value-packed evening that you won’t want to miss!



What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

By public transport: By tram/ bus/ train to Amsterdam Central station and walk directly to the venue (2 min walk) 

By car / Parking: You may use the P1 Parking across the street (2 min walk). We recommend booking a parking ticket in advance via this link, for a more advantageous rate:  https://www.p1.nl/boeken?stad=amsterdam&parking=29&parking_name=P1%20Parking%20Amsterdam%20centraal#booking

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

You can contact us via email at info@leaninnl.org or message us on LinkedIn or Facebook

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, your phone registration is enough

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable? / Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn’t match the person who attends?

Yes, in case you cannot attend, feel free to spread the love and let anyone else benefit from this great event! 


Lean In | Netherlands
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art’otel amsterdam

33 Prins Hendrikkade, 1012 TM Amsterdam
Amsterdam, 1012 TM NL
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