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`Communication Skills Expert, Al Borowski, discusses Presentation Skills

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Business Experience

  • Business Owner
  • Professional Speaker
  • Salesman
  • Sales Manager
  • Customer Service Manager
  • Educator
  • Business Development Manager
  • Published Author
  • Editor
  • Publisher
  • Professional Musician

Presentation Credentials

Highest Earned Designation in the National Speakers Association
  • National Speakers Association – CSP (Certified Speaking Professional)
  • Past Chair of NSA’s Chapter Leadership Council
  • Past NSA Chapter Liaison
  • Past President of Pennsylvania Speakers Association
  • Chapter Member of the Year
  • Past Board Member, ASTD, Pittsburgh Chapter
  • Seminar Leader – Dun & Bradstreet, BES Division
  • Seminar Leader – American Management Association
  • Associate Professor – Penn State University
  • Guest Lecturer – Robert Morris University
  • Guest Lecturer – Indiana University Executive Development Program
  • Selected as a Best In Class Speaker at a PCMA Annual Conference

Why the CSP Designation is Important

Established in 1980, the CSP designation is the speaking industry’s international measure of professional platform skill. Fewer than eight percent of NSA’s 3,800+ members hold this professional designation.

The CSP designation is conferred only on those accomplished speakers who have earned it by meeting strict criteria, including:

  • Serving at least 100 different clients within a 5-year period 
  • Presenting at least 250 professional speaking engagements in the same 5-year period 
  • Completing 32 hours of educational credits
  • Receiving excellent ratings from past clients on performance evaluations
  • Subscribing to NSA’s Code of Ethics
  • Guest Lecturer – Indiana University Executive Development Program

Al Borowski, MEd, CSP, PP

Certified Speaking Professional

Professor of Positivity

Pittsburgh, PA 15216