PRESS: How to Be A Communication Chiropractor

Robin speaks with the World Positive Thinkers Club on How to Be a Communication Chiropractor:

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/worldpositivethinkers/2015/05/12/how-to-be-a-communication-chiropractor

PRESS: Realigning Your Voice with Sheri Fitts on “Women Rocking Wall Street”

Episode 24: Realigning Your Voice
Guest: Hilary Blair

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Happy summer, everyone! This week, I’m excited to invite a communication chiropractor to Women Rocking Wall Street. You’re probably thinking, “What the heck is a communication chiropractor?” Hilary Blair, CEO of ARTiculate: Real & Clear, helps clients align verbal and nonverbal communication with their messages. The result is a voice that connects the head, heart and spirit.

On this episode, Hilary walks us through vocal habits that can unintentionally send messages of insecurity, indecisiveness and all that other bad stuff. Maybe you’re using a little girl voice to avoid being “too much,” or perhaps you’re trailing off at the end of sentences because you’re scared to push an idea. Or maybe you’ve reverted to the “surfer-dude voice,” known as vocal fry, because you don’t want to seem overly enthusiastic.

Whatever the case, a little practice and awareness can give your voice warmth and clarity. Strive for musicality with a nice blend of bass and treble. And be sure to use inflection, which guides listeners through a message, Hilary says.

I hope you enjoy this episode and it inspires you to try out a speaking organization such as Toastmasters. You don’t have to be an expert to join; in fact, it’s the perfect place to practice public speaking in a supportive environment.

For more information about Hilary’s company, visit articulateRC.com, or find her onLinkedIn. Also be sure to check out VASTA—the Voice and Speech Trainers Association—where Hilary is a member.

And, hey!  Share this podcasts with your friends and colleagues AND even recent college graduates. The inspiration will go much further with your help.

Originally posted on Shoefitts.com.

PRESS: Don’t Give Away Your Power, Radio Interview with Angie Austin

Hilary on Daybreak USA with Angie AustinDon’t Give Away Your Power!

Hilary joined Angie Austin on DaybreakUSA to talk about vocal habits and power- what they mean, how they affect us, and how to be aware. Listen here!

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