Interactive, customized communications coaching designed to help scientists engage with their audience and encourage a call to action.


We serve scientists and technical researchers in academia, startups, non-profits, and for-profits in science and healthcare.

We really enjoy working with Master's and Ph.D. candidates (and Post-Docs) because we've been there before and know we can help ease presentation anxiety and help communicate the what, how, and why should I care of research.

  • Presentation Mapping
  • Message Development
  • Narrative/Story Development
  • Elevator Pitches
  • Job Talks
  • Role playing & Mock Interviews
  • Media Training
  • Presentation Slide Deck Design
  • Style Coaching

Don't just take our word for it:


emory som

"Marina’s workshop was different than most writing workshops that I have attended. She incorporated her industry knowledge and brought in relevant experience and real world examples. She taught and discussed great skills and strategies for people interested in communicating science better."

Michelle Kim, Ph.D.

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Emory University School of Medicine


"I learned how to speak effectively, clearly, to adjust to different situations, and have confidence."

Engineering Ph.D. Student Participant

Center for Power Optimization of Electro-Thermal Systems (POETS)


“I liked the emphasis on storytelling. I forgot that I’m in a bubble and need to communicate outside of it.”

Business Ph.D. Student Participant

Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University

Next Steps...

Nervous about a conference presentation?

Dreading your job talk?

Wondering how to put your science in terms your audience will understand?