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Are you mumbling when you speak?

Are you mumbling when you speak? How do YOU know?    A short blog for you today – this grew out of a FB Live I viewed a few years ago, when I noticed that so many people were creating video, yet speaking as if they were having a conversation with their best...

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7 Keys to creating your TED-style talk

7 Keys to creating your TED-style talk Do you dream of sharing your passion and perspective on the TED stage?   Do you dream of sharing your passion and perspective on the TED stage? Or maybe you’d love to share your expertise in your community in a TEDx style...

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How to manage nerves when speaking

How to manage nerves when speaking  Getting out of your own way, so you can shine!   "Fear is excitement without the breath." Here's what this intriguing statement means: the very same mechanisms that produce excitement also produce fear, and any fear can be...

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Finding Joy in Public Speaking

Finding Joy in Public Speaking  How to infuse joy into your speaking experience   Have you been watching Marie Kondo and her new Netflix series “Tidying Up”? I’ve been enjoying it a lot and have been getting lots of inspiration for my living space and personal...

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Is your Elevator Pitch Snappy?

Is your Elevator Pitch Snappy? Ready to Go? Does it matter?   How’s your Elevator Pitch? Fresh? Tired? Needs some love? Do you even HAVE an elevator pitch? It doesn’t matter if you’re in business for yourself, or for others – you need to have a simple statement...

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Ten Tips to Nail your Next Speech or Presentation

Ten Tips to Nail your Next Speech or Presentation You have an upcoming speech or presentation and you're feeling unprepared, nervous, or perhaps so overwhelmed that you're not sure where to start. Public speaking, whether it's a presentation, leading a workshop, or...

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