- If you've got it, flaunt it: One of those elusive skills that great speakers possess is charisma. Here's how to create your own.
- From zero to one billion: TED talks are just seven years old, so the organization celebrated with these great moments in TED talks.
- More women speakers, please: I'm seeing more organizers publish ways to diversify the speakers at conferences. Here's one good guide.
- Oh, say can you speak? Independence Day in the United States is always a good excuse to practice your delivery skills with a familiar text. Try it with the Declaration of Independence.
- Practice, practice, practice: I was pleased to see that Ragan.com published my article this week on 7 crucial advantages to not 'winging it' as a speaker.
- Speaker-phone speaking: Many readers of The Eloquent Woman do much of their public speaking in meetings and on conference calls. Here, some tips on how to master the phone meeting.
- In-house training: See how employees at Google work together to learn public speaking skills.
- About the quote: From our Pinterest board of great quotes by eloquent women, a quote from Susan B. Anthony's famous speech on voting rights. Read more about her famous speech "Is it a crime for a U.S. citizen to vote?"
Monday, July 8, 2013
Fans of The Eloquent Woman on Facebook see links to good reads, resources and ideas from other sources there, in addition to posts from the blog. But you won't miss a thing, since I'm summarizing that extra content and putting it here on the blog for all readers to see. Here's what I shared in the week just past: