Practicing the art of public speaking
This was my first public speaking event in years so you can only imagine how nervous I was. Last year I volunteered at the event and got so inspired that I set myself a goal to speak there the next year.
When I found out that I was accepted to speak at the event this year my feelings ranged from sheer excitement to paralyzing fear of failure.
How could I possibly measure up with the other speakers who were so much more experienced than I was? The Spark organization must have read my thoughts because us speakers received a fantastic prepping session from Tara Phillips of Cause & Affect Speeches. Continue reading