Elisa James is an award-winning edutainer, speaker, presenter, coach and Amazon #1 bestselling author.
With clients including Dale Carnegie and Tony Robbins Coaches, Get Motivated Events, Australian Government Dpt Defence, Village Roadshow, Unity Worldwide Ministries, Fox News presenters, Radio DJ’s she has helped some of the world’s most successful speakers and leaders develop their Unique Vocal Brand.
In addition to featuring regularly as a guest speaker on podcasts and live events, Elisa is a familiar face on the international conference circuit having shared the stage with business speakers and entertainers in America, Europe
Elisa has presented and performed to over 100,000 people across 5 continents since 1990, and is known for her engaging, entertaining and practical presentations.
“Elisa is extremely skilled, knowledgeable, and inspiring. I learned more in one hour than I ever would have dreamed possible.”
– Unity World Wide Ministries
Coming from a background in entertainment and theatre, and having performed on huge stages
Elisa’s background in performance led her to an intense interest in voice health, vocal maintenance, mindset, and the sound of confidence and authority in speakers. After completing two master’s degrees (Vocal Pedagogy and Holistic health) Elisa focused on synergistically combining her wealth of voice and presentation experience with professional speaker coaching. Since all performers and speakers fully rely on a healthy, strong voice for their career, she developed an online course for speakers to protect their “best asset” called Save My Asset – Voice Maintenance and Projection Course for Professional Speakers.
Elisa’s first book for business speakers The Seven Deadly Sins of Public Speaking and How to Avoid
Elisa also developed a half day training for corporations called “Presentation Skills for Managers”. This training is essential for any manager who is required to train his staff or present in a boardroom setting and needs to speak with authority, clarity
In 2017, Elisa went on to release a range of books and online courses designed to assist both the amateur and professional
Elisa’s #1 Amazon Bestselling book – Find Your Voice – The 10 Steps from anxiety to confidence is a perfect book for any speaker or trainer needing real tools, techniques and information on how to engage, inspire and uplift an audience using a confident vocal sound. With chapters on building dynamics in the speaking voice, overcoming voice problems, vocal nutrition, microphone technique and stage presence, this book is a must for any speaker new to the public arena.
Elisa’s online course The Psychology behind the Sound is a great resource for managers, speakers, coaches
In 2016 Elisa’s research emphasis shifted to focus on the key vocal habits, physicality