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Swept from Indy to Jersey and who knows where else

As I mentioned in my last post, I attended the 3rd Annual Muslim-Jewish Women’s Leadership Conference hosted by the Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom this past weekend in New Jersey. 860 more words

Recollections & Reflections

Cookies and Contests: Upcoming Events at Greenwood Woodman Toastmasters

The year has been flying by at Greenwood Woodman Toastmasters.  We’ve had a successful Humorous Speech Contest, produced an enthralling seminar on creative thinking, bestowed an excellence in leadership award, and congratulated a member on achieving Distinguished Toastmasters Status, among many more individual accomplishments. 244 more words

Public Speaking

Not All Authors are Shy: How to Empower Yourself

I must admit, I’m guilty. I’ve done a number of publicity posts about the need to get out into your local community and finding the courage to own the fact that you’re an author. 798 more words


More than Talking Pretty

One of the hardest things to get across about communications training is how it feeds into the end game. A good program means more than learning how to talk to reporters, deliver presentations, or offer persuasive Congressional testimony. 472 more words

Media Training

The Empty Space

Ah, the empty space, how its stillness beckons. Those few precious moments prior the arrival of an audience — so full of promise and anticipation. They are beautifully quiet, wonderfully serene. 545 more words