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Let go to move forward

Forgiveness moves you forward

What do the current Pope, Martin Luther King Jr., Gandhi, Cesar Chavez and Nelson Mandela have in common?

The all preached the importance of forgiveness.

Some people mistakenly believe that forgiveness is about giving the “wrong-doer” a free pass. That’s not the case at all. Forgiveness is all about the one doing the forgiving. When you forgive, you let go of anger and resentment that can hold you back from owning your awesome and building the life and business you have envisioned.

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The Link Between Confidence and Public Speaking

confidence public speaking I first started public speaking the way most people do … I was required to take a speech class in High School. What a time to start you out on what many people would rather die than do … when your hormones and classmates are reeking havoc with your self-image. Anyway, despite the terror I felt, I apparently did fairly well because my teacher invited me to join the Speech Team the following year.

Being on the Speech Team was probably one of the best things for developing confidence in myself that I’ve ever done. And I strongly believe that getting out there and speaking in front of groups about your business can do the same for you.

In fact, its kind of like a spiral: the more you speak in pubic, the more confident you become in yourself. The more confident you become in yourself, the better your presentations are. The better your presentations are, the more effective they will be. The more effective your presentations are, the more confident you become. Pretty cool, eh?

Here are three tips to help you get that spiral spinning you toward more confidence and more effective presentations.

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