Monthly Archives: October 2013

“Survivor” versus “Oprah’s Favorite Things”: A TV Metaphor for Building Speaking Confidence

Essay contributed by: Laura Greenfield, Ph.D., Founder and Executive Director of Women’s Voices Worldwide, Inc. Many people mistakenly assume that confidence in public speaking derives from a strong technical skill set—the ability to choose eloquent words, to memorize extensive material … Continue reading

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A Call for Privacy: Tending Your Secret Garden

Essay Contributed by Maggie Baumer, Esq. Ms. Baumer is a licensed attorney and the Event Coordinator for the spring 2014 Celebration of Speech at Women’s Voices Worldwide, Inc. In this powerful personal story she explores the tension between speaking your … Continue reading

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