- SMH: I'm still shaking my head over coverage of Hillary Clinton's speeches. She's well paid for them, and as reported here with wonder, they're rated well by her audiences. Imagine that!
- A better model: Cell Press outlines how its conferences will pursue better gender balance, making it a good model for others.
- Watch TEDWomen: TEDWomen took place in San Francisco last week--but you can still buy access to the archived talks here.
- Tweet it up: This week, I'm doing a Twitter chat with the Association for Women in Communications. I'll be answering questions about how women can be successful public speakers, and about changing the gender ratio at conferences, particularly for those with @NoWomenSpeakers. Follow @AWCchat and hashtag #awcchat on Thursday, June 4, 2015, from 12:30pm-1:30pm Eastern. It's open to all.
- New panels blog for moderators: I've got a new blog, Moderating Panels, to go with my new ebook on the topic. Last week, I shared why I didn't name the book "Moderator Magic."
- Did you miss? Last week, we shared public speaking pet peeves of frequent speakers and speechwriters, a popular post, and Famous Speech Friday looked at tech icon Dame Stephanie Shirley in her TED talk from earlier this year.
- About the quote: From our Pinterest board of quotes for public speakers, artist Tracy Verdugo shares the essence of an eloquent woman.
Monday, June 1, 2015
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: