- Eloquent? Americans' views of political leaders differs by gender. For example, men are less likely than women to see female political leaders as being "persuasive," a key factor in what we consider eloquence.
- The silence of the actresses: Top actresses like Jennifer Lopez talk about being in work situations where they feel they can't speak up.
- Did you miss? This week, the blog looked at how to make a presentation or talk fit you like a glove. Famous Speech Friday shared Utah Lt. Governor Spencer Cox's remarks at a vigil for the Orlando shooting victims, and Ragan.com published my post debunking 6 myths about presentation slides.
- About the quote: Gloria Steinem, once a reluctant speaker, looks back on the advantages of speaking in all sorts of situations. Find more quotes like this one on our Pinterest board of great quotes by eloquent women.
Monday, June 20, 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: