Speaking in public can be daunting for many people, but for some, it’s a necessary part of their professional and personal development. Whether for a presentation at work, a speech at a wedding, or a talk on a stage, speaking confidently and effectively in front of others can be a valuable skill.
Khalila Lister, the founder, and CEO of Power Of Voice Academy is a TEDx and international speaker, public speaking coach, and strategist. She is a serial entrepreneur who has transformed the lives of thousands of Muslims worldwide by helping them speak up confidently.
Starting as a struggling single mother of four, Khalila has grown her businesses organically using the most incredible tool she believes one can own, their voice. She trained with some of the most successful public speakers in the world, and saw the importance of public speaking in growing a business, especially as a personal brand. As a Muslim woman, she faced adversity but never gave up and proved to the world that she could succeed.
In January 2022, exactly one year ago, Khalila initiated Power Of Voice Academy, which has quickly grown from strength to strength. In the past year, she has trained countless Muslim entrepreneurs, thought leaders, and professionals to go from voiceless to powerhouse speakers, helping them represent and be seen in media and platforms where they are not often seen. She has seen her clients take to the stage and deliver powerful keynotes, corporate clients feel confident in their pitches and increase their client intake, and clients who have gone on to be presenters for SKY TV and other media platforms.
Representation is significant to Khalila, and she is excited to continue helping voices be heard, and stories told that are needed in this world through Power Of Voice Academy. In conclusion, Khalila Lister is a leading expert in public speaking and personal development. Her unique approach is based on her experiences and struggles as a serial entrepreneur, single mother, and Muslim woman.
Her program, Power of Voice Academy, has helped countless individuals and professionals to develop their speaking skills and share their messages with the world. Her program is a safe, inclusive, and empowering environment that helps people go from voiceless to powerhouse speakers and impact their personal and professional lives. With her guidance, support, and training, you, too, can become a confident and powerful speaker and take control of your narrative.