how to get over fear of public speaking

3 Ways To Get Over Fear Of Public Speaking

Maria Pellicano Business Voice Coach, confident speaking, public speaking, voice

Do you experience fear of public speaking? If so, have you ever been told that fear is just in your mind? Or that you should just get over it? Well it’s not that easy and I totally understand why you feel scared or nervous when you are faced with speaking in public. In fact, 74% of people fear public speaking. …

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Public Speaking For Women – How To Have Powerful Voice Tonality

Maria Pellicano Business Voice Coach, confident speaking, public speaking, voice

The wrong tone of voice can affect the right message and you can create misunderstanding and misperception in communication. This leads to confusion and delay in getting your message heard and respected. We are mostly unconscious about our vocal tone because we have been speaking ever since we were babies. And even before that, our mother’s tone of voice was …

how to find your voice and speak with confidence

How To Find Your Voice And Speak With Confidence

Maria Pellicano confident 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?    A staggering …

how to not be nervous for a speech or presentation

How To Not Be Nervous For A Speech Or Presentation

Maria Pellicano confident speaking, interpersonal communication, Mentoring, public speaking, voice

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 presentation. Did you know that you cannot detach speech from the emotions …

How important is posture in communication?

How Important Is Posture In Communication?

Maria Pellicano Mentoring, public speaking, voice

Have you ever picked up the phone and started speaking and found that your voice felt stuck or too quiet after sitting down for a while? Good posture can make all the difference in communication. When you carry your body well you are able to have more body strength to produce powerful voice tonality that will make you stand out …