- Why you're different: Take a look at the research behind what makes introverts and extroverts different.
- Hold forth, indeed: How to explain mansplaining is a must-read. "The prevalence of the manologue is deeply rooted in the fact that men take, and are allocated, more time to talk in almost every professional setting. Women self-censor, edit, apologize for speaking. Men expound."
- Did you miss? This week, the blog started a new series on my favorite fixes for public speaking. First up: mindfulness meditation, my Swiss Army knife for public speaking. Famous Speech Friday shared Michelle Obama's stunning turn at the Democratic national convention. On the Moderating Panels blog, I looked at whether your moderation gigs should go on your speaker page.
- About the quote: Maya Angelou says keep talking, eloquent women! Find more quotes like this one on our Pinterest board of great quotes by eloquent women.
Monday, August 1, 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: