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Are you hard to understand because of a foreign accent?


Are you tired of repeating yourself? Do you wonder if you will be misunderstood every time you open your mouth to say something? Are your colleagues getting speaking opportunities that you are more qualified to do? Do people sometimes translate your message for you? These are the exact complaints I hear from corporate clients who…

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5 Easy Ways to Build Trust Through Your Speech, Language, and Voice Skills

Being Trustworth

“Trust is a powerful force that builds loyalty, increases credibility and supports effective communications. It gives you the benefit of the doubt in situations where you want to be heard, understood and believed.” From How Leaders Can Communicate to Build Trust, Ivey Business Journal   Let’s face it….likeable people are trustworthy. No one will buy…

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Is your regional accent charming or annoying?

Confident Businessman In Metropolis

Do you use “yinz” “n’at” and “gumbands” frequently in your vocabulary? Do you say “Dahn tahn,” “hahse,” and “Stillers?” Do people know you are from Pittsburgh even when you are in another area of the country? Do people smirk when you tell them where you are from? You may be hurting your career if you…

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Speech Language Voice Makeovers

Vocal Makeover

Million Dollar Voice Makeover for organizations/associations Transform how YOUR Emerging Leaders Use Their Voices to Lead, Show Confidence, and Build Trust!  Like it or not, your emerging leaders are often judged by the way they sound – not just by what they say. In today’s business environment, the competition is fierce and the way your…

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Do you deliver with credibility and influence?


What is your biggest fear about getting up to speak in front of a group? Are you fearful that your voice will shake? Or that you will stumble over your words? Do you fail to communicate your message adequately? Is it hard to stay on topic? Does a foreign accent make you hard to understand?…

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Talent Development, Corporate Sourcing Recruiters & HR Directors

Speech Development

“Thanks so much for your great work with our client. We will incorporate the strategies into his development plan. It is such a pleasure working with you, knowing how well you assess the situation and meet the client’s needs.” –Gay Fogarty, The Fogarty Group Hi my name is Lynda Stucky, president of ClearlySpeaking and America’s…

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