Glossophobia: It's What I Can Help CURE!

Glossophobia: It's What I Can Help CURE!

Glossophobia may be defined as a very specific form of stage fright or speech anxiety, which is the fear of speaking in public. Most confident people have experienced some degree of nervousness or anxiety when they have to give a speech, presentation, or perform on stage. They still manage to cope with the occasion even though they are not enjoying it. However, people who suffer from glossophobia (referred to as glossophobics) may deliberately avoid situations where they would have to speak in public.

Read More

What Makes A Great Oscar Speech?

What Makes A Great Oscar Speech?

The concept of being awarded a golden statue — honored by your peers — it’s akin to winning the super bowl, or the world series, the pinnacle of success in a business with much talent, lots of egos, and enormous payouts.   Don’t get me wrong, I love movies, and I love watching the Oscars.  But I’m looking for is authenticity — which is what we should all strive for when we speak, no matter where it is.  I saw a few of those moments last night.

Read More