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Bold & Brilliant Speaker Workshop – Get Yours!

I’m so excited to announce the launch of my Bold & Brilliant Speaker Workshop! This transformative workshop offers 4 video modules plus lots of great bonus content that you can watch on your own time and any time you like! Module 1: Presentation Presence – Discover your best best body language, demeanor, and presentation delivery Module 2: Presentation […]

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You Asked For It! Top 10 Speech Writing Quick Tips

Almost everyone I talk to about delivering speeches tells me that they would like guidance in speech writing as a first step.  I can’t wait to share what I have in store for you to help you become a bold and brilliant speech writer.  In the meantime, here are 10 quick tips to get you […]

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I’m Going To Be Honest With You

You hear it all the time. Mid-conversation. Mid-sale. “I’m going to be honest with you.” This implies that the honesty is a novelty. That in prior conversations – or the entirety of the conversation before the honesty disclaimer – the speaker was not being honest. This is a horrible way to build a connection with […]

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Some Thoughts On Affirmation & Self-Doubt

As part of my upcoming Bold & Brilliant Speaker Workshop, I created a short bonus video about why I think it is important not to use cuss words when speaking or presenting in front of others. While this is just my opinion (and I have certainly seen successful speakers do this differently), my reasoning is […]

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Be Bold!

George Anastaplo is famous in the legal community for refusing to answer whether he was a member of the Communist Party when he sat for the bar exam (and accompanying “character and fitness” interview) in 1950. “I think it’s an illegitimate question,” he said. The Illinois Bar refused to admit him as a lawyer. Years […]

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Got Bold & Brilliant Speaking Skills?

Our presence and presentation skills tell others a lot about who we are. Whether in one-on-one conversation, on camera, or in front of a live audience, we will be best served by perfecting the way we connect and communicate with others. While each of us has a unique speaking style, there are certain qualities every […]

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Begin At The Beginning

Hello and welcome to the Greenhorn Bold blog! I am so happy to have you here. From this blog, you can expect regular posts on topics ranging from speaking and presentation skills to general business skills to whatever thoughts may come to my mind that I think will be of interest to you. The mission […]

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