Equipping Professionals to be Effective Communicators
Equipping Professionals to be Effective Communicators
Equipping Professionals to be Effective Communicators
Equipping Professionals to be Effective Communicators

Communication Skills Focused. Communication Driven.


We provide expert and customized communication skills workshops and individual consultations nationwide. The Verbal Edge equips individuals and teams to present confidently and positively and to create messages that are professional, engaging and information rich.


Expand your daily professional vocabulary. Click on the picture or the Products tab above to see and purchase 15 oz. mugs containing alternatives for the words “awesome” and “cool.” Choose from 6 designs. Perfect gifts!

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verbal Communication skills tools. verbal Articles focusing on grammar, words, and presentation skills. verbal Videos that show those skills. verbal Vocabulary-building references—including Some Suggested Alternatives for the Words Awesome and Cool.


We recently participated in a leadership workshop with Elizabeth.  The energy level generated from working with Elizabeth was contagious.  The entertainment value that Elizabeth brings to the workshop is unbelievable.  And the educational content is best-in-class.  Developing leadership employees is critical to long-term success; investing those developmental dollars with Elizabeth proved to be a wise investment.
Joe Wolfcale, CEO Fort Wayne Radiology

We provide client-tailored, results-driven communication skills training.

Our workshops and consultations empower clients to be

  • Confident
  • Professional
  • Clear
  • Engaging
  • Effective
  • Positive
  • Tactful
  • Assertive

Our individual and corporate clients emerge

  • Confidently presenting to small and large groups
  • Using positive and confidence-exuding words and eliminating verbal clutter
  • Choosing an intentional vocabulary
  • Communicating accurately and listening actively
  • Formatting and crafting professional emails
  • Being professionally prepared for media interviews, business interviews, Skyping meetings, etc.


Definition: A socially awkward or tactless act.
Synonyms: faux pas, gaffe, slip, gaucherie

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