Enhance Your Speaking Voice: The Ultimate Guide to a Powerful Public Speaking Outline

Maria PellicanoBusiness Voice Coach, confident speaking, Mentoring, public speaking, voice, voice tone

Public speaking is a vital skill that can impact various aspects of your life, whether you’re trying to persuade an audience, inspire people, or simply share your experiences. Effective public speaking is not just about the content of your speech, but also about the way you communicate and express your thoughts and the tone of your speaking voice. In today’s …

Deeper Speech exercises for more impactful public speaking

Maria PellicanoBusiness Voice Coach, confident speaking, Mentoring, public speaking, voice, voice tone

Public speaking is an essential skill that can make or break a person’s professional and personal life. The ability to communicate effectively can open doors to new opportunities, establish credibility, and build strong relationships. However, many individuals struggle with public speaking nerves, while others find it challenging to capture and maintain the audience’s attention. One factor that can significantly enhance …

The Human Voice

Maria PellicanoBusiness Voice Coach, confident speaking, Mentoring, public speaking, voice, voice tone

The human voice is a brilliant instrument we all play, yet most of us don’t even think about the importance of this powerful organ till there is pain or if it completely shuts down. It is reported that 7.5 million people in USA have a voice problem. 2/3 of all voice problems are due to bad use of the vocal …

tone of voice matters in communication

How Much Does Tone Of Voice Really Matter In Communication?

Maria PellicanoBusiness Voice Coach, interpersonal communication, Mentoring, public speaking

Your tone of voice tells others a great deal about who you are and how professional your business is. Voice tonality will either repel others or engage them, but most are not aware of what their voice is really saying to others. With better understanding of how to control your voice, you can alter the volume, tone and pitch of …

four types of tone of voice in communication

4 Essential Types Of Tone Of Voice In Communication

Maria PellicanoBusiness Voice Coach, Mentoring, public speaking

Just like you have a variety of clothing apparels styled for different events and engagements, you should also have different tones of voice when you speak in different environments. In this blog I want to talk to you about how to access and develop four types of tone of voice in communication. I recently attended a Master Communication workshop with …

importance of tone of voice in business communication

The Right Tone Of Voice In Business Matters

Maria PellicanoBusiness Voice Coach, confident speaking, interpersonal communication, Mentoring, public speaking

Have you ever noticed your voice changing depending on who you are speaking with, it may be higher, squeakier, lower or a deeper quality? In conversations, does your voice suddenly become louder or softer, or it just fade away? Does your voice sound friendly or are you intimidating others when you speak? Research tells us that vocal tone matters because …

how to find your voice and speak with confidence

How To Find Your Voice And Speak With Confidence

Maria Pellicanoconfident speaking, interpersonal communication, Mentoring, public speaking, voice

Do you ever wonder, what are you really talking about? Is it just your opinion, your religion, your tradition, your family system? Is your workplace shutting you down and keeping your voice silent? Are you having conversations that you would rather not be having?    Are you communicating through the lenses of choice, obligation or family loyalties?    When you …

how to not be nervous for a speech or presentation

How To Not Be Nervous For A Speech Or Presentation

Maria Pellicanoconfident speaking, interpersonal communication, Mentoring, public speaking, voice

Your Emotions affect your tone of voice and the meaning of your words.Do you regularly feel nervous for a speech? Do you ever think your feelings are affecting your speaking in the wrong way? You would like to pull the emotion out of what you are saying and be neutral, but your tone of voice betrays you and comes through in your …