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Maria Monica Prado, M.A.

Maria Monica Prado, M.A.

Chief Learning Officer and Founder

Maria Monica Prado is a communication consultant, speaker, writer,  and author from the Philippines.

In 2010, she established Communicare Training and Development to help companies and professionals with their communication learning needs. Since then, she has facilitated business communication courses for around 100 corporations and organizations. Thousands of participants from around the world have attended both her in-person and online sessions. They describe Communicare’s learning programs as customized, applicable, and fun!

As a keynote speaker, Monica is often invited to speak about communication and personal development. During the COVID-19 pandemic, Monica hosted Life Talk, an inspirational online series where she interviewed thought leaders on personal growth topics.

The Philippine Society for Talent Development has recognized Monica’s accomplishments. In 2018, she was one of the shortlisted nominees for the Outstanding Learning and Development Professional Award in its Gawad Maestro Awards.

Aside from teaching, Monica is also passionate about writing. From 2018 to 2021, she served as the associate editor and advisory board member of the AICI (Association of Image Consultants International) Global Magazine. She has also contributed various articles to the magazine. Moreover, Monica has written two children’s books: How Lisa Learned to Listen and Skip! Skip! Skip!

Monica obtained her Master of Arts Degree in Integrated Marketing Communication, with Distinction, from Miriam College. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communication from the same school. In addition, she is a graduate of the Speakers Training Camp of the Successworks and The Protocol School of Washington. She also completed the Essential Style Course of The Style Course Institute in U.S.A.

Today, Monica continues to help people live their best lives by helping them become the best communicators that they can be.

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