SPEAK2compete believes the speech arena is the laboratory to each life lessons based on our own life changing experiences. Our process is grounded in these values.

EXCELLENCE

Excellence is a mindset not an end goal

PPREPARATION

Process beats talent

REVISION

Evaluate success and failure equally

GRIT

The #1 factor of success

FINDING YOUR WHY

Passion comes from knowing why you compete

COMPETITION IS EDUCATION

Education and competition are not mutually exclusive

THE MIC DROP MOMENT

It is about the message, not the trophy 

THE CHAMPIONS MENTALITY

Being a "CHAMPION" starts between the ears

THE 8 PRINCIPLES OF SUCCESS

Principles to WIN at life because you are in speech

SPEAK

Forensics is academic 

SPEECH CIRCLE OF SAFETY

The team must feel safe to compete at the highest level

EMPATHETIC LEADERSHIP

Leadership starts with empathy