November 14, 2014

My new book–public speaking for kids of all ages!

These days, kids are asked to make classroom presentations as early as 3rd or 4th grade—yet their teachers rarely give them any public speaking guidance, much […]
November 13, 2014

Strong words for women

In my last entry, I offered some easy ways for women to adapt body language to project more confidence and power during presentations. But unless you’re […]
November 12, 2014

In praise of big women

Today’s Western women are culturally trained to think that small is beautiful—Cinderella’s lost slipper was no size 10. Whether it’s buying jeans a couple sizes too […]
November 11, 2014

Are You an Impostor?

A LinkedIn group I belong to recently posted a question about the best advice to give a group of professional women about making public speaking. Naturally […]
November 10, 2014

Legendary Nerves

Students and clients are often interested to learn that I’ve experienced plenty of speaking anxiety too. One said that it gave her hope, knowing that I […]