- Authentic isn't easy: Studies show that half of us feel we have to hide our authentic selves at work--but the number is less than half for men. In contrast, two-thirds of women feel that way. And if that doesn't get in the way of your speaking...
- What she said: Noted linguist Deborah Tannen shared our impossible expectations of Hillary Clinton and all women in authority. This must-read applies to all women, and was a huge hit with readers on our Facebook page.
- Oscar hiccup: The Oscars tried out asking actors to cut their thank yous, putting them on a superimposed feed during the (supposedly shorter) acceptance speeches.
- Did you miss? This week, the blog looked at women who've turned the tables on harrassment with public speaking, and Famous Speech Friday shared Sarah Winnemucca's lectures in San Francisco in the late 1800s. The Moderating Panels blog shared tips for being a visual moderator.
- About the quote: Madeleine Albright is outspoken about women speaking out! Find more quotes like this one on our Pinterest board of great quotes by eloquent women.
Monday, February 29, 2016
If you want to keep up with my wide-ranging reading list about women and speaking in real time, follow The Eloquent Woman on Facebook where these links are posted all week long--or just head here on Mondays, where I summarize them all for you. Either way, you'll be expanding your understanding of women and speaking: