- Now that's a vision: "Ideally, someday, attendees will see a tech panel featuring more women than men and not notice anything amiss," says this article on a purpose-driven approach to righting the gender imbalance.
- Seen and not heard: So great is the desire for women and minorities to stay silent, there's backlash when they try to speak up for themselves. This study shows women and minorities are penalized for speaking up about workplace diversity.
- Did you miss? This week, the blog looked at 6 things you might be hiding behind as a public speaker--the lectern is the least of it--and Famous Speech Friday shared Tess Vigeland's big speech about quitting a job with no plan B. The Moderating Panels blog shared
- About the quote: I shared this Elizabeth Gilbert quote in a post on fear and public speaking; April Hadley illustrates it here. Find more quotes like this one on our Pinterest board of great quotes by eloquent women.
Monday, April 18, 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: