There are 2 sides to every event of public speaking. Take a look at this short doodly to see what they are.
PUBLIC SPEAKING AT ITS WORST Hello all, I am taking a different tack with this Blog! Addressing bullying – the killer of self-confidence! I am always talking about ways to boost your self-confidence, face your fears and
TOP 10 WAYS TO INTERRUPT THE FEAR SPIRAL These top 10 have been tested by our team and our clients many times over. These simple activities have been successful in disrupting the behaviour that is displayed by many
STUDENTS’ DISADVANTAGE For those who are or love/support students. Social Anxiety Disorder is Glossophobia’s big brother: fear of speaking in public. The research in this article focussed on Australian university students and the requirements for university education. The students who
SOUND ADVICE I came across a site where there was a wealth of Helen Keller’s wisdom to choose from. If you haven’t heard of her, here is some more detail about her history. I greatly admire Ms Keller and her
DINOSAURS AND DONKEYS Nelson DeMille is a prolific author of adventure novels. I found a great quote attributed to him: ‘Somehow our devils are never quite what we expect when we meet them face to face. This led me to
WHAT DO SQUIRREL-GLIDERS HAVE TO DO WITH THIS? Squirrel-Gliders glide through the air to reach the next tree. They are not squirrels. They make a distinctive sound. They are native Australian animals. They are exceptionally cute creatures. WHAT DOES YOUR
What would you do if you could be invisible for one day? Take just a moment and ponder this. Here is a pencil for you to write down the details. Pick one thing.
That can’t be right! Just a checklist? So many people are crippled by their fear of public speaking. It is an activity that is vehemently avoided. (Good description? Head shaking, knees wobbling, breath quickening, heart pumping, moving backwards.) So imagine
10,9,8,7,6,5,4,3,2,1! My performance career started as an 8-year-old. I was the new kid in school, chunky, smart, different… Sr Ruth asked – who knows how to sing this hymn? Knees knocking, I go up and deliver the first 3 verses