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Are You Ready to Sharpen Your Public Speaking Skills?

Notice I chose the word “sharpen” instead of “try” when it comes to public speaking skills. Public speaking skills are valuable tools in your marketing arsenal. Rather than think of public speaking as an elective, something you can opt-in or out of, you should develop your public speaking skills the core pillars supporting your brand

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How to Calm the Fear of Public Speaking

Business Coaching Services Soothes Fear of Public Speaking    In honor of Halloween, it’s time to remove the mask on public-speaking phobias and reveal some real statistics about public-speaking fears and how to shake them… for good. Spoiler alert: people do, in fact, fear death more than standing and speaking in front of others. The,

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So, You’re Wondering… What Does a Business Coach Do?

To start with, a big part of my job as a business coach involves education. Like most business owners, I find myself continually reinforcing my platform by teaching colleagues and potential clients all about what I do. It’s pretty tough to imagine marketing myself without a clear understanding and demonstration of my business’ value, and

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3 Secrets to Finding Speaking Events

Last week I attended a 25th wedding anniversary party. While some faces were familiar, a whole lot of them weren’t. Connecting with friends and family was great and the laughs were even better. The room was filled with all types of people: business owners, teachers, government employees, healthcare professionals, students, retirees, young parents, and more.

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How Your Coach Is Your GPS….helping you avoid traffic

How on earth did we all manage to get around without a computerized voice telling us where to go literally every step of the way? Turn right in 500 feet! Not too long ago, I was driving to my sister’s house for my nephew’s birthday BBQ in RI, just outside of Providence. I’ve travelled to

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How to Pitch Yourself as the Speaker and get Noticed

You’ve heard me shouting from the rooftops—and onstage—about how public speaking is the best (and I mean the best) form of marketing for your business. There are so many opportunities for you to shine as a speaker, but what do you do once you find an event? How do you get eyes (and ears) on

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