Laura Darius is an Executive/Personal Coach specializing in Speech, Presentation, Communication, Wellness and Image Enhancement.
Financial Services and Pharmaceutical Industries
Although Laura has worked with executives from many sectors, she has focused on financial, pharmaceutical and related industries. Her 25+ years of experience coaching in these sectors provides an understanding of the cultures, daily activities, context specific terminologies, teams, and cross-functional challenges.
Her clients include executives in Human Resources, Product Management, Strategic Planning, Clinical Research and Development, Global Marketing, Strategic Sourcing, Risk Assessment, Compliance, Technology, Mergers & Acquisitions, Investment and Private Banking, Institutional Trust Services and Global Finance.
Helping People Develop Potential
Laura's working technique is specific and skill based, ensuring that coaching is time-efficient and cost-effective.
She is passionate about helping people develop their potential. Her approach is eclectic and highly customized. In addition to her role as Executive Coach, she is also a Certified Image Consultant.and Certified Holistic Health and Life Coach.
Incorporating her background in Speech, Theatre, Health and Education, she is equally skilled in changing the intricate technology of voice, speech and accent patterns and in transforming the impressionistic subtleties of an individual’s image. Using directing techniques, she helps clients refine and modify their “character” to be more polished and effective on the world “stage."
Enhancing one’s communication skills, image and lifestyle is not only beneficial for one’s career, but also serves to develop the individual’s vitality, self-esteem, integrity and productivity. The result of this process produces a changed person who interacts in new ways to synergistically create new events, relationships and realities.
Founder, Darius Communications
In 1992, Laura founded Darius Communications, Inc., as an executive coaching and consulting firm that offers customized individual development programs in Speech Improvement, Communication Style Modification, Presentation Skills Refinement and Professional Image Enhancement.
Prior to that, in 1985 she founded Corporate Communication Skills, Inc, a training and development firm that offered group-training seminars to corporations.
Laura‘s work has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The L.A. Times, San Diego Business Journal, San Diego Magazine, Vogue, Mademoiselle and Cosmopolitan magazines. She has been interviewed on ABC, NBC and CNN and numerous radio shows.
Professional Memberships include Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association, The Association of Image Consultants International and The Society for Human Resource Managers.
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