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International Women’s Day – Resources for Women

An opportunity to celebrate the achievements of women while calling for greater equality. We are celebrating the International Women’s Day (IWD) today. The first International Women's Day was marked in 1911 and has been celebrated every year since. Thousands of events are taking place today around the world to celebrate the economic, political and social achievements of women. There is a lot to...
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The Key to Successful Public Speaking

Last time I wrote about the speech I delivered at the end of my latest training at the Harvard University. It was about encouraging women to reach out for leadership positions so that we can bring new quality and mindfulness into leadership. Other participants chose topics which ranged from their work projects to their hobbies and everything in between. Not surprisingly, the best speeches were not related to...
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My Harvard Speech

I have just returned from Harvard where I had the privilege of working with Professor Steven D. Cohen in his program “Art of Persuasion: Communicating with Influence”. We learnt about the techniques of public speaking, about developing a leader’s mindset, about the voice, the presence, and about the most effective ways of constructing messages that persuade others. At the end of the program we were supposed to...
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