For many people, the thought of speaking before a large audience is bone chilling, yet mastering speech-giving skills is often critical for business and career success.

A new interactive workshop series for executives and entrepreneurs called “Creating a Powerful You” will offer public speaking insights and techniques by renowned speaker and author Patricia Russell McCloud and on-air television personality British Hill.

Presented by The Jai Agency, a new business consulting and entertainment management/production company based in DeKalb County, the “Creating a Powerful You” workshop series will begin July 25 with the “Be A Power Speaker Behind The Podium” workshop.

Designed to dispel common fears and help achieve mastery behind the speaker’s podium, this intimate and interactive workshop will be conducted by Russell-McCloud, author of the highly acclaimed book, A is for Attitude: An Alphabet for Living.

The second in the series on obtaining powerful public speaking and presenting skills “Be a Power Presenter” workshop will feature Hill, a JTV and Home Shopping Network personality and speaker. This workshop will be Sept. 28. A third workshop on becoming a powerful writer is being scheduled for later in the year.

The “Be a Power Speaker” workshop costs $99 and will be Thursday, July 25 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Moments Venue, located at 4153 Flat Shoals Parkway, Decatur, GA 30034, Bldg. C. Ste. 332. To register, go to To register for the “Be a Power Presenter” workshop on Sept. 28, which also costs $99, go to

(Photos: Speakers British Hill, first, and Patricia Russell McCloud, second)

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