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Is Your Soft-Spoken Voice Holding You Back?

When you look at your strengths and weaknesses, have you ever considered that your soft-spoken voice is not a strength but indeed a weakness? If others cannot hear you, your message is not being received. Volume is a very tricky … Continue reading
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Voice Training Improves the Soft-Spoken Voice

‘What did you say?’ How many times do others ask you those four simple words? Frustrating, isn’t it? If you are tired of constantly repeating yourself or having others ask you to repeat yourself, don’t you think it is time … Continue reading
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When Your Voice Annoys Your Colleagues

Recently I talked to a 48-year-old woman who told me that she speaks too loudly. “This has been a problem my WHOLE life. My boss just gave me permission to work from home (where I have identical work space set … Continue reading
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5 Ways Your Voice May Be Sabotaging Your Success

Some years ago, Barbara Walters interviewed Kathleen Turner, commenting on Turner’s “low, wonderful voice.” The actress responded that she could not understand how a woman could spend thousands of dollars on her clothing, hair, and makeup and not spend some … Continue reading
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Are You Aware That Your Soft-Spoken Voice Is a Liability?

In today’s fast-paced business world, speaking in a soft-spoken voice is definitely not to your advantage: you need to be heard the 1st time you say it. While softer levels of volume may be culturally correct in some countries, here … Continue reading
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