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Age of Awareness

The No B.S. Way to Conquer Fear When Public Speaking

Whether you are giving a TED talk, a presentation at work or a toast at your best friend’s wedding, speaking is one of those crucial so-called “soft skills” that more and more employers are looking for in our hyper-connected world.

Thanks to a new national interest in emotional intelligence, being able to communicate your thoughts and ideas with both charisma and conviction is a surefire way to personal and professional success.

So why are so many people bad at it?

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Wes O'Donnell

Wes O'Donnell

Multi-Branch Veteran | Military & Global Security Writer for War is Boring, GENmag, OneZero, Edge | Law Student at WMU | TEDx Speaker | Dad to 3 | Hates nukes