speaking up

Break Down Barriers: Share your voice!

Sure, we’ve all been in the room with someone who just won’t stop talking, whether at work, in a meeting, out in public or among friends. The voice in our head says, “I don’t wanna be that person. I will hold my tongue.” Yet doing so allows “that person” to continue monopolizing the speaking platform. .. read more

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On January 22nd, 2013, posted in: confidence, silence, speaking up by

Believe or Don’t Believe

On Easter Sunday, our minister made a startling point. “It’s not my job to convince you of anything today. Either you believe or you don’t believe. But I am here to tell you what this day means to me.” And on he went with a series of stories about what it means to have Jesus .. read more

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On April 10th, 2012, posted in: courage, introverts, speaking up by

We know it’s hard, but…

Yesterday I shared a post on preparing being the key  (Introverts Can Prepare to Step Out of the Comfort Zone) to motivation. This morning the TODAY show put focus on Why It’s Hard for Women to Speak Up in Meetings. The question is, if you know there is a reason for why you behave certain ways, .. read more

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On February 23rd, 2012, posted in: introverts, meetings, speaking up, women by