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How to Become a Financial Coach: A Step-by-Step Guide
Ready to become a financial coach and transform lives with your expertise in personal finance? Here's a guide on how to begin.
What Is Ethos? The Importance of Building Trust With Your Audience
Unpack the power of ethos and learn the importance of building trust with your audience through this rhetorical appeal.
Headshot Poses: Your Guide to Looking Confident and Professional
If you want to level up your professional image, you need a great headshot. Here's a few tips to help you look confident and make a lasting impression in any field.
How to Practice Smart Online Reputation Management
In today's connected world, online reputation management matters if you want to build your brand and increase trust.
Unpacking Brené Brown's TED Talk: Harnessing Vulnerability for Success
Discover how Brené Brown's TED talk on vulnerability can transform your leadership and innovation strategies for success in life and business.
Finding the Best Life Coach Near You: A Comprehensive Guide
Learn how to find the best life coach near you, evaluate their credentials, and prepare for a transformative journey in personal growth.
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3 Tips for Overcoming Burnout and Insecurity from Kyla Cofer
Even if some people don’t appreciate your talk, if you gave it your all, fulfilled your objectives and left an impact on people, it’s unhelpful to be critical of yourself because of a negative reaction from a small number of people.
3 Tips on How to Book More Paid Speaking Gigs from Dan Irvin
Public speaking is a business, and if you’re providing value to a client, you should be getting value in return.
3 Lessons From Brittany Richmond on Overcoming Anxiety as a Speaker
Do you ever face anxiety about speaking? If so, you’re not alone.
3 Tips to Develop Your Expert Positioning Statement (EPS) from Michelle Onuorah
Defining your specialty can be challenging as a speaker, but it's essential if you want to be successful.
3 Lessons From Tina Wells on How to Elevate Your Entrepreneurship
Sometimes, it can be tempting to let opportunities control our actions without considering the implications.
3 Lessons from Jeremy Rochford on Using Coaching to Build Your Speaking Business
Do you ever feel like you only have time to scratch the surface in your talks? That’s not an uncommon feeling among speakers.
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