How to be an Authentic Speaker – Coaching for Professionals

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Make A Connection Recently I took the opportunity to remind a group of professional speakers that being a powerful and authentic speaker is not so much about what they have to say, it’s more about the connection they can make with their listeners. These professionals, enrolled in the Speakers Academy sponsored by the National Speakers Association, are eager to learn platform skills so they can effectively deliver their messages to their audiences. I was honored to be invited to coach…

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women leaders raising their hands embracing their power

Leadership Presence: Leaders Who Know How to Learn

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Leaders Who are Open to Learning When a participant in my Leadership Presence workshop wondered about her tendency to deny her own power as a leader simply because she was a woman, I asked her if she was willing to look more deeply at this tendency. She was already committed to her personal growth, and like the others in the class, she realized that being a leader first begins with knowing yourself as fully as possible. So she began to…

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How Authentic Speaking can Heal Negative Patterns

How Authentic Speaking can Heal Negative Patterns

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What is Authentic Speaking?   A workshop participant who attended Leadership Presence:  How to Inspire Groups to Action wrote this note to me and my training partner, Lee Glickstein, founder of Speaking Circles International. “I want to say a huge thank you for the incredible gift of holding such a safe and expansive space for us all and for the incredible love and acceptance that has allowed me to move through some very difficult ‘stuff’ … (breath!) I loved that…

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Leadership Presence: How to Connect and Inspire by Doreen Hamilton, Ph.D.

Full Presence Leadership Training

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Learn to inform, inspire, and influence whenever you lead groups. In this interactive and experiential workshop, I will introduce the Leadership Presence model. With incisive guidance and coaching, in this training you will have the opportunity to design, structure, and lead the group in a workshop unit in your area of interest or expertise. Our work together will be built on a solid foundation of Relational Presence as we explore group attunement and authentic leadership. Saturday and Sunday, October 22-23,…

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