Shortcuts to Public Speaking Success
81. Interview with Silicon Valley Exec Coach Billie Shepard: Transform your speaking with acting techniques

81. Interview with Silicon Valley Exec Coach Billie Shepard: Transform your speaking with acting techniques

May 26, 2021

Billie Shepard has been an actor and an acting coach for forty years. Twenty years ago she recognized business speakers have the same performance anxieties that actors deal with and so she founded the Billie Shepard and Associates Acting Academy.

She uses acting techniques to transform all types of business speakers into powerful presenters. Now Billie is what with some amazing and super well-known clients like Facebook... READ MORE

Find out more about Billie's work at billieshepard.com 

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80. Interview with EDI Consultant Baljit Kaur: Get your voice heard in difficult situations

80. Interview with EDI Consultant Baljit Kaur: Get your voice heard in difficult situations

May 12, 2021

Baljit Kaur is an Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Consultant. Listen to learn about how to foster inclusiveness in the workplace, applying transactional analysis principles for effective communication, the importance of understanding individuality and personal experiences in organisations to build a good culture... READ MORE

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79. Interview with Harley Street Coach Olivia James: Overcome your fear of speaking

79. Interview with Harley Street Coach Olivia James: Overcome your fear of speaking

April 28, 2021

Olivia James is a Harley Street Therapist who works with people suffering from fear of speaking and who have experienced trauma.

Watch this interview to learn a simple technique Olivia has used to help her clients overcome speaking anxiety.

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Find out more about Olivia's work https://harleystreetcoach.com

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78. Interview with ‘How to be a D.I.V.A. at Public Speaking’ Audiobook Narrator Kristin Aiken Salada

78. Interview with ‘How to be a D.I.V.A. at Public Speaking’ Audiobook Narrator Kristin Aiken Salada

April 7, 2021

I am so excited today because I have a wonderful guest here with me on today’s show, who has helped me no end to bring the message of How to be a D.I.V.A. at Public Speaking to the masses. 

A little while ago, I decided that I would find a wonderful voiceover or voice recording artists to help me to get the book... READ MORE

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77. Behind the scenes: AV for your presentation

77. Behind the scenes: AV for your presentation

May 19, 2020

Are you ready to be connected under any circumstances? If you are going to make a presentation, do you have what it takes to connect up your presentation with the AV at the venue under any circumstances?

I’m sorry if you are listening to this on my podcast you cannot see this bunch of cables I have in my hand. I urge you to jump onto my website www.sholakaye.com/blog and check out this episode there because you will be able to watch it all in video format... READ MORE

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76. Exercise for a breathy voice

76. Exercise for a breathy voice

May 5, 2020

Do you ever feel that your voice doesn’t cut through? Perhaps because it’s too breathy? 

One of the problems with a breathy voice is you don’t get very much volume when you’re speaking. Another problem with having a very breathy voice is that it can become fatiguing to listen to by the audience... READ MORE

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75. Do you need to tone it down?

75. Do you need to tone it down?

April 21, 2020

Is it time for you to tone it down a bit for your audience? Interesting question, right? I’m going to explain a little bit more what I mean in just a moment.

Just recently an agency contacted me, they’re based in Miami, and they asked me if I was available to do a professional speaking gig. I was available so I said yes... READ MORE

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74. Eat the food of champions

74. Eat the food of champions

April 14, 2020

I want to ask you today have you eaten the food of champions before? If you haven’t then you need to stay tuned and watch the entire video.

And I’m not talking about Atkins diet, or whether you’re a vegan, or whether you are… I don’t know there’s so many different diets out there… I’m not talking about dieting. I’m talking about the food of champions which is otherwise known as feedback... READ MORE

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73. How to stop judging yourself

73. How to stop judging yourself

April 7, 2020

When you speak and perhaps you forget a couple of words, or it doesn’t go as perfectly as you had hoped, do you beat yourself up?

Do you sometimes find you are judging yourself while you’re speaking and you can’t be 100% present with the audience and focus because that little negative voice is chatting away?

Today I want to share a tip that you can use. A little hack that will help you to stop judging yourself... READ MORE

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72. Should you slow down?

72. Should you slow down?

March 31, 2020

Do you need to speak slower when you are in front of an audience? That’s the question that I am sometimes asked so let’s have a chat about it today, shall we?

A few years ago, I was participating in online dating and I went on a date with a guy who spoke really slowly. So slowly that after about five minutes on the date I was desperate to get away... READ MORE

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