- More missing women speakers: Here's data on health conferences and how poorly women speakers are represented.
- Watchlist: Jenn Downs makes the case for why speakers should watch themselves on video, using herself as an example.
- Grin to win: My clients hear me say it all the time: Put on a smile, even when you're stressed, to improve your mood. World's best way to calm the nerves before speaking, in my view.
- The science of women speakers: In how to increase gender diversity at scientific conferences, researcher Summer Allen notes our @NoWomenSpeakers` Twitter account as one effort to track the problem of few or no women speakers at conferences.
- Great rendition: Actress Alfre Woodard reads Sojourner Truth's "Ain't I a Woman?" speech.
- You're hearing it here first: I've added a new date for my Be The Eloquent Woman workshop. This one will take place in Washington, DC, on May 15--and you get a sweet discount for registering by April 11. Join us for this subversive look at how women can use content, confidence and credibility to upend typical expectations of women speakers.
- About the quote: From Lily Myers's powerful spoken-word poem, "Shrinking Women." Find out more about the speech, which is in The Eloquent Woman Index, and find more great quotes by eloquent women on our Pinterest board.
Monday, March 10, 2014
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:
Posted by Denise Graveline at Monday, March 10, 2014