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Jon Stewart, speechlessly genuine

In Jon Stewart’s speech I hear six empty cups of coffee by noon, and maybe some cigarettes. I hear a good-mooded choleric, this guy who’s enraged, delighted or appalled by things; the one who passionately engages in red-face, hoarse-voice arguments with his dearest friends over shining meat and balloon glasses of red wine.  712 more words

Public Speaking

Toastmaster Speech #4

Last night I gave my fourth speech at Toastmasters. As usual, I waited until the last possible moment to write the speech (guess how I spent my 4th of July?) I was editing it up until an hour before I had to go live. 479 more words

My Normal Life

Recruiter Corner: Three Public Speaking Tips You Can Use When Cold Calling

Feeling nervous about your next cold call? Many legal recruiters do. But you don’t have to let cold calling jitters get the best of you, there are a few public speaking tips that can help you feel more confident when reaching out to prospective clients. 292 more words

And She's Off and Running

I’ve given this a lot of thought, public speaking that is. Not only public speaking, but public speaking about a very taboo subject, domestic violence. How do I reach out? 238 more words


Tame your computer - project yourself!

Many many moons ago (before Windows 7) it was rather tedious to connect your laptop to a projector and show a presentation on a large screen. 190 more words


Fear holding you back in life?

Over the past few years I’ve realised something…I’ve been letting my fears hold me back from doing things I want in life. For 2015, I decided this needed to stop and I was going to overcome these fears. 944 more words


Are you a connected cancer patient? Tell the President's Cancer Panel what you think!

This blog was originally published July 6, 2015 on my Cure Today blog.

Like many cancer patients, you are part of connected health: by reading this blog, you are using technology like the Internet, computers and smartphones to access information about a disease or patient experience. 96 more words

Patient Advocacy