- Reluctant dragons? From Harvard Business Review, here's how to talk in meetings when you hate talking in meetings.
- The twisted debate: In Rwanda, a country where feminism is seen as a Western concept, this all-woman debate team already had it tough. They made it into a competition and were asked to debate--but taking the side *against* feminism. They won by recycling all the bad arguments they'd ever heard about what women can't do. A long, nuanced, and worthwhile read and podcast.
- Did you miss? This week, the blog looked at another of my favorite fixes for public speaking: Hiding before and after your talk. Famous Speech Friday shared the controversial keynote speech Lionel Shriver made at a writers festival.
- About the quote: Inspiration from one of the greatest speakers of all time, William Jennings Bryan. Connect, eloquent women!
Monday, October 3, 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: