WHAT DOES THE ‘WRONG WAY’ MEAN? Dragons – is it wrong to believe in them? PEOPLE WILL ALWAYS TELL YOU WHAT IS WRONG What have you always been told that you have been doing it wrong? ‘It’ can
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
Preparation is key before you get up to speak. Here are some things to think about BEFORE you get up to speak. It takes a bit of practice and a lot of confidence to stand and speak on demand.
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
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