Episode 77: Getting Better at Public Speaking
IA Designer Bridget Schmitt discusses Pitch Academy, a solution to the age-old problem of helping other professionals become comfortable with presenting and public speaking.
Designed by IA Designers Bridget Schmitt and Lauren Foley, Pitch Academy is an internal professional development program at IA that build employees’ presentation skills and creates connections between the firm’s 20 offices.
With Pitch Academy, employees can share knowledge, improve relationships with clients, enhance their presentation skills, and get formal, valuable feedback from experienced employees with the firm.
See what Bridget has to say about being honored as an ASID “Ones to Watch” scholar this past year, including her thoughts on workplace design and diversity within the profession.