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Your Accent Isn’t Holding You Back – Your Diction Is!

In today‚Äôs multicultural world, many people are looking to eliminate their accents and I have a better suggestion. Instead of trying to get rid of your dialect or accent, why not clean it up? You may believe that your accent … Continue reading
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Keep Your Accent – Just Learn to Speak More Clearly

With the world becoming a huge melting pot, we are hearing accents wherever we go and whatever we listen to. This article is not about getting rid of your accent. Accents are part of what makes you, you. I would … Continue reading
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5 Reasons Others Interrupt You

Nothing is more frustrating than having your message interrupted by others or being talked over as you speak. The impact of not being heard or of not being taken seriously can certainly have negative effects on your self-esteem. Given enough … Continue reading
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If Others Do Not Understand You, Is It Because of Your Diction?

If your diction is difficult to understand, it could be due to an accent. Please understand that accents are not a problem. They are part of your culture; part of what makes you, you. If you have an accent, I … Continue reading
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How You Sound and How You Think You Sound – Two Different Ball Games

I recently read an article dealing with the power of the speaking voice and the fact that people who have resonant voices can earn more money than those who do not. As a voice coach, I will not tell you … Continue reading
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