I recently had the opportunity to speak at International Women’s Day. If you know anything about my journey, you’ll know that just 18 months ago I was terrified of public speaking – ice in my veins, no thoughts in my head kind of terrified. Why say yes?
If blogging started creating awareness of my shadows and dreams, then training to be a coach (and getting coached myself) blew these things up and put them on my personal big screen – big, bold and in colour.
If you were going to think big, dream bigger and expand your capacity to believe, what would that look like? How would it change this day?
Making your authentic-self visible is a choice to rebel against a norm that says your value comes from presenting a perfect image to the world. It doesn’t.
(Estimated reading time 3 minutes) This week I’m diving headlong into overcoming one of my long standing fears – public speaking. I went to my first Toastmasters meeting, did a video which I shared on Facebook and will be attending my first Canadian Association of Professional Speakers (CAPS) event by the time this blog posts. […]