F A Q s

Q1 HOW LONG DOES SPEECH COACHING, WRITING AND DELIVERY TAKE?

A. Depending on your specific requirements, coaching duration can take from two hours to ten hours over a number of 1.5 – 2 hour meetings.

Q2 WHEN SHOULD I START WORKING WITH GREAT SPEECH?

A. We recommend that you avail of our Free 30 minutes Consultation as soon as you have a date for your wedding.

Q3 WHAT TYPES OF SPEAKERS DO YOU COACH?

A. We coach anybody who needs to be coached on their particular speech and speaking occasion.

In the case of a wedding, we coach the:

  • Bride.
  • Groom.
  • Bestman.
  • Father of the Bride.
  • Mother of the Bride.
  • Father of the Groom.
  • Mother of the Groom.
  • Bridesmaids.
  • Groomsmen.

Q4 HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?

A. We provide a FREE 30 Minute Consultation, during which we outline the options/fees opened to you to design, write, deliver and complete your wedding speech.

Fees can be tailored to meet your budgetary needs and requirements.

Q5 WHO WRITES THE SPEECH?

A. Great Speech can write the speech for you or we can help you write it in person, by telephone or online. We suggest that we write the wedding speech together and then we tailor it and make it read and sound professional, always portraying the real natural and authentic you.

Q6 WHERE DOES THE GREAT SPEECH COACHING TAKE PLACE?

A. In Great Speech’s offices in Oranmore, Galway, in your home (telephone or online) or local meeting place. For the case of a wedding speech, we provide a service where we carry out a pre-rehearsal at the wedding venue before the wedding date. This enables the speaker to rehearse their wedding speech in the actual venue using the actual microphone and actual speakers in the wedding venue/hotel, hearing the sound of their own voice, significantly reducing all fears, anxiousness and surprises.

Q7 WHAT OTHER TYPES OF COACHING DO GREAT SPEECH DO BESIDES WEDDING SPEECHES?

A. Great Speech can coach people in almost any Public Speaking occasion including:

  • Business Speeches.
  • Eulogies.
  • Acceptance Speeches.
  • Family Occasions.
  • Retirement / Farewell Speeches.
  • Social Occasions.
  • Sporting Occasions.
  • Vote of Thanks.
  • Launching a New Product or Service.
  • Formal Opening Ceremonies.
  • Formal Closing Ceremonies.