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to be held in Washington, DC. Learn how to be a dynamic speaker in my next two-day workshop, Good on Your Feet: A dynamic speaking skills workshop , November 3 and 4 in Washington, DC.

Be The Eloquent Woman: Workshops in Washington and Oxford

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I''m excited to be launching a new workshop, Be The Eloquent Woman , in two locations: Washington, DC and Oxford, UK. If you''re a subscriber to my free monthly newsletter, you have access to a discount code that will save you $50 on the registration. Go here to register for the Oxford workshop and take advantage of the early-bird discount rate; readers also can use the code Eloquence for a discount.

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Be The Eloquent Woman: New workshop May 15 in Washington DC

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readers take advantage of the next session in the series and its early registration discount. On May 15, I''m bringing Be The Eloquent Woman back to Washington, DC. You can grab a sweet discount by registering by April 11, just nine days away.

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Will the 50th anniversary of March on Washington remember the women?

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I keep threatening to put together a public-speaking tour of Washington, DC, where I live--and if I did, this spot would be a highlight of the tour. stood to give his famous "I Have a Dream" speech, capping the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom in 1963, 50 years ago this month.

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The Eloquent Woman's weekly speaker toolkit

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I've got two small-group workshops coming up on Creating a TED-quality talk in Washington, DC, in January. You get the best discount if you register by October 30, 2015.

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Discounts available now for US workshop: On May 15, I''ll be convening another session of Be The Eloquent Woman in Washington, DC. You can grab a sweet discount by registering by April 11.

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March on: A look at how women were left out of the spotlight during the March on Washington in 1963, and how that''s changing for the 50th anniversary celebrations this week.

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I've got two small-group workshops coming up on Creating a TED-quality talk in Washington, DC, in January. You get the best discount if you register by October 30, 2015.

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I've got two small-group workshops coming up on Creating a TED-quality talk in Washington, DC, in January. You get the best discount if you register by October 30, 2015.

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I've got two small-group workshops coming up on Creating a TED-quality talk in Washington, DC, in January. You get the best discount if you register by October 30, 2015.

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I've got two small-group workshops coming up on Creating a TED-quality talk in Washington, DC, in January. You get the best discount if you register by October 30, 2015.

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New! 2 workshops on creating a TED-quality talk set for January 2016

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Both will take place in January 2016 in Washington, DC, although there are good discounts if you register early. Early registration is $724.00, a 25% discount. To get the early registration discount, please register by midnight Eastern US time on October 30, 2015.

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Here''s what I shared in the week just past: Absence speaks: The Washington Post tallied how few think tanks in Washington put women on panels about Middle East policy.

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I've got two small-group workshops coming up on Creating a TED-quality talk in Washington, DC, in January. You get the best discount if you register by October 30, 2015.

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I've got two small-group workshops coming up on Creating a TED-quality talk in Washington, DC, in January. You get the best discount if you register by October 30, 2015.

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My pre-conference workshop is Sunday morning, October 11, 2015, in Washington, DC. The early-bird discount on registration ends this Friday. Fans of The Eloquent Woman on Facebook see links to good reads, resources and ideas from other sources there, in addition to posts from the blog.

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All Those Designer Babies - LIfe Has Gotten Even More Unfair

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Yet, reports Ariana Eunjung Cha in The Washington Post , there is little regulation. Another problem that has arisen is that fertility clinics have been providing discount packages. In the U.S., the fertility industry has a growing footprint.

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Big ideas don't need big words. But where can you find the small ones?

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I told the group that''s what we call members of Congress, here in Washington. In the video below, she describes how a University of Washington researcher wrestled her scientific work into smaller words using Up-Goer.

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Workshops coming: I''m leading two more sessions of Be The Eloquent Woman, my one-day workshop to help you subvert expectations of women speakers with content, confidence and credibility: In Oxford, UK, on 2 April , and in Washington, DC, on 15 May.

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7 famous poetic speeches by women

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Ashley Judd performed "Nasty Woman," a poem by Nina Davenport, in front of close to 1 million people at the Women's March on Washington earlier this year. You can register here for just the workshop, the conference, or both, and you'll get the best discount if you sign up by August 1.

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This one will take place in Washington, DC, on May 15--and you get a sweet discount for registering by April 11. Fans of The Eloquent Woman on Facebook see links to good reads, resources and ideas from other sources there, in addition to posts from the blog.

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Take it from TED: "Giving a good talk is highly coachable"

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On May 15, I''ll be convening another session of Be The Eloquent Woman in Washington, DC. You can grab a sweet discount by registering by April 11. Lots of speakers wonder whether coaching for an everyday presentation, TED talk or big speech really helps.

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On MLK Day: Put yourself in the shoes of a famous speaker

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It's not often that you can put yourself in the shoes of a famous speaker, but you can come close if you visit Washington, DC's Lincoln Memorial on the National Mall. Subscribers also get a 25 percent discount when they register for our next Good On Your Feet!

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4 risks when you assume your audience knows what you know

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Creative Commons licensed photo by Esteban Cavrico ) I've got two small-group workshops coming up on Creating a TED-quality talk in Washington, DC, in January. You get the best discount if you register by October 30, 2015 "What if the audience already knows everything I have to say?"

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Famous Speech Friday: Jessica Mendoza calls major league baseball playoff

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Jessica Mendoza the 1st woman to call playoffs (ESPN photo) I've got two small-group workshops coming up on Creating a TED-quality talk in Washington, DC, in January. You get the best discount if you register by October 30, 2015

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Get 'Good On Your Feet' as a speaker in our March 2-3 workshop

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workshop on dynamic public speaking and presentation skills, March 2 and 3 in Washington, DC. Subscribers to our newsletters get a 25 percent discount on registration. Subscribers also get a 25 percent discount when they register for our next Good On Your Feet!

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Storytelling tips from frequent speakers and speechwriters

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I've got two small-group workshops coming up on Creating a TED-quality talk in Washington, DC, in January. You get the best discount if you register by October 30, 2015.

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"I Have a Dream" speechwriter shares tales of famous speech

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Subscribers also get a 25 percent discount when they register for our next Good On Your Feet! workshop on dynamic speaking skills , March 2 and 3 in Washington, DC. Attorney Clarence Jones, who helped to write Martin Luther King, Jr.'s

Let's take the "b h" out of "resting b h face:" About not smiling

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People react to being called beautiful (Creative Commons licensed photo by Dita Margarita ) I've got two small-group workshops coming up on Creating a TED-quality talk in Washington, DC, in January. You get the best discount if you register by October 30, 2015

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Pat Desmond

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

And it was her sister Anne who nudged me into a 12-step program in Washington D.C.   Somehow I discovered the discount greeting cards in dollar stores. I met Pat Desmond in Wilmington, Delaware in 1967.

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Workplace public speaking: Are your messages being heard?

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Subscribers also get a 25 percent discount when they register for our next Good On Your Feet! workshop on dynamic speaking skills , March 2 and 3 in Washington, DC. In this New York Times blog post, " Are Your Messages Being Heard?,"

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Famous Speech Friday: Eleanor Roosevelt's Pearl Harbor radio address

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I've got two small-group workshops coming up on Creating a TED-quality talk in Washington, DC, in January. You get the best discount if you register by October 30, 2015. It was December 7, 1941, the day Pearl Harbor was attacked, bringing the United States into World War II.

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Davos forum to set quota for women at meeting

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Subscribers also get a 25 percent discount when they register for our next Good On Your Feet! workshop on dynamic speaking skills , March 2 and 3 in Washington, DC.

Famous Speech Friday: Viola Davis at the 2015 Emmy Awards

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I've got two small-group workshops coming up on Creating a TED-quality talk in Washington, DC, in January. You get the best discount if you register by October 30, 2015.

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Here are the finds I shared in the week just past: Dancing in the street: 100 years ago on March 3, some 5,000 women marched down Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington, DC, to protest the lack of votes for women.

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Speaking science: Do women cry more for a biological reason?

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Subscribers also get a 25 percent discount when they register for our next Good On Your Feet! workshop on dynamic speaking skills , March 2 and 3 in Washington, DC. Crying while you speak is one of those double-edged swords for women speakers.

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5 tips from speakers on getting past practice to great delivery

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I've got two small-group workshops coming up on Creating a TED-quality talk in Washington, DC, in January. You get the best discount if you register by October 30, 2015. If you've been reading this blog for any length of time, you know I always recommend practice, and lots of it.

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Famous Speech Friday: Mhairi Black's UK Parliament maiden speech

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Read the full text of Black's maiden speech here , and watch the video here or below: I've got two small-group workshops coming up on Creating a TED-quality talk in Washington, DC, in January. You get the best discount if you register by October 30, 2015.

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A New Jersey Restaurant is Paying customers Not to Use Cell Phone

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Hats off to The Station restaurant in Bernardsville, New Jersey, for giving customers a 5% discount for NOT using a cell phone during dinner. The Washington Post reports that more incumbent politicians than ever are refusing to debate their opponents. Apparently management and waiters were tired of seeing customers hunched over phones, ignoring the waiters, the food, and dinner companions.

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4 great speaking resources you've never heard of

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Subscribers also get a 25 percent discount when they register for our next Good On Your Feet! workshop on dynamic speaking skills , March 2 and 3 in Washington, DC. Sometimes the biggest help for a speaker can come from a small or surprising source.

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Happily ever after? Why you shouldn't neaten up personal failure stories

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Creative Commons licensed photo by Thomas Hawk ) I've got two small-group workshops coming up on Creating a TED-quality talk in Washington, DC, in January. You get the best discount if you register by October 30, 2015. "There's a problem if I talk about that."

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Famous Speech Friday: Carly Fiorina's post-9/11 speech

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Creative Commons licensed photo of Fiorina speaking in 2015 by Mark Nozell ) I've got two small-group workshops coming up on Creating a TED-quality talk in Washington, DC, in January. You get the best discount if you register by October 30, 2015.

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Famous Speech Friday: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie on likability

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie 2015 Girls Write Now Awards Speech I've got two small-group workshops coming up on Creating a TED-quality talk in Washington, DC, in January. You get the best discount if you register by October 30, 2015.

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