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Something Different

To you, dear reader, subscriber, and all-around fantastic person, I dedicate this love letter. Dear reader/subscriber, It's June. Yup. Pretty much half-way through 2018. Wasn't it just January? So, I'm asking you to look back and reflect on the past 5 months. No,...

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Courage to Communicate Naturally

Three ways to let your natural personality shine when you speak. One of my nicknames as a child was “Chatty Kathy”. I always had a lot to say and was quite open about saying it. My mother used to book my music lessons in the last possible slot so that there would be...

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Stories that Support Your Speech

How do you choose the right story to illustrate your point? When I coach public speaking, I ask my clients to choose 5-7 areas of their lives that are meaningful and have impacted their development or journey in a particular way. I call these areas “Pillars”. Pillars...

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5 Speaking Tips for Webinar Hosts

Hosting a Webinar? Here are five tips to consider as you prepare. Running a webinar is a form of public speaking - I know - SCARY, right?? However, if you've never run a webinar before, and you haven't done public speaking, you might be nervous about how your speaking...

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5 Types of Public Speaking

Which type of public speaking is best for your business? Public Speaking is a really general term for all kinds of speaking that you may (or may not) do. In fact, over the years, I would say the even the words "public speaking" elicit fearful responses from most...

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Space for your Jenius

Space for your Jenius One of my power words this month is Space. Space... the final frontier.... What do you need to make space for in your life? What's taking up too much space? How can you create the space you need for the things/people/activities you value the...

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