Living from a Calling, Not a Circumstance: Overcoming Nerves in Public Speaking

Saturday, June 22, 2024

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In this episode of Business & Bubbly, your host, Charity Majors, shares her experience of overcoming fear and speaking confidently in front of high-profile individuals. She discusses the concept of living from a calling versus living from a circumstance, emphasizing the importance of putting in the work and developing oneself as a speaker and leader in the business world.

Key Takeaway:
Navigating from fear to confidence while embracing the concept of living from a calling, not a circumstance.
Embarking on a journey to become a compelling voice that resonates with a wide audience.
Uplifting high-achieving women to stand up, use their voices, and connect with like-minded individuals.
Being intentional in nurturing connections with influential leaders and nurturing a high-level network.
Investing in personal growth and authentic self-expression as a key to success in business.

Discussion Points:
01:21 - Overcoming the fear of speaking alongside high-profile individuals.
04:35 - Fostering deep and meaningful connections in business.
08:57 - Embracing authenticity and confidence in diverse settings.
12:58 - The impact of elevating others through impactful speaking.
15:27 - Embracing personal growth for meaningful business success.

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