Public Speaking

Having a voice and the power of yes [podcast]

I was recently interviewed by Monica Kade from The Moment HQ where I discussed why it’s important to have a voice and the power of saying yes.

In this podcast I share how being an introvert has helped me grow personally and professionally. This involved sharing my personal experiences on how overcoming introversion, using intuition [...]

Overcoming fear of public speaking [podcast]

“The first presentation I did I was in tears. I seriously didn’t think I could do it...It was a self-limiting belief, it was not true. I could do it.”

In an interview with Beth Buelow from The Introverted Entrepreneur podcast, I talk about overcoming my fear of public speaking. Below is the interview transcript where [...]

Where are all the women speakers?

I want to shed light on an issue that impacts women stepping into the spotlight.

The all male speaker line up at conferences and panels. Frankly, it annoys the hell out of me.

Considering how many amazing women there are who want to speak – and are experts – there is simply no excuse for an [...]

5 tips for great public speaking

I very publicly share how public speaking has been a massive challenge for me. I spent many years telling myself that I couldn’t do it, and it was only relatively recently that I realised that this simply wasn’t true.

I chose to overcome my fear and start the process of learning how to present in [...]

The Startup Sessions: Building your reputation, your credibility and your profile [Podcast]

I was recently interviewed by Michael Knouse of The Startup Sessions Podcast.

This was a great interview where we spoke about my new book, From Unknown To Expert, and a wide range of topics related to PR, social media and how to build your profile.

The show highlights included:

What it means to step fully into your power [...]

This one thing helped me go from unknown to speaking at TEDx

I had such an amazing opportunity last week. A dream of mine I’ve had for a long time came true.

That dream was to stand on stage and give a TEDTalk. And last week I stood in front of 500 people at TEDx Macquarie University and gave a talk that was streamed to over 200,000 [...]

The Top 5 TEDTalks on how to give a great TED talk

As I prepare to speak at TEDx this weekend, I’ve been doing a lot of research into what makes a great TED talk.

If you haven’t heard of TED before, it’s a nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas in the form of short, powerful talks. The time limit is generally 18 minutes or less.

TED first began [...]

TV interview tips: How to rock a TV interview

While I was launching From Unknown To Expert in the US and speaking at the DELL Women’s Entrepreneurs Network annual conference, I was interviewed by CNBC-TV18.

The interview was after I delivered a workshop for four hours, and it was an extended feature interview so I really had to find my second wind and draw [...]

Lessons from the launch of From Unknown to Expert: The importance of celebrating milestones

A few months ago I caught up with my friend, bestselling author, Andrew Griffiths when he was visiting Sydney. We talked about my book, From Unknown To Expert and he suggested I have a party to celebrate the launch of the book.

As he said: “I think you should mark a line in the sand. [...]

From Unknown To Expert available on Amazon now!

Learn how to use clever PR and social media to become a recognised expert

A comprehensive, step-by-step framework that will skyrocket you into the spotlight using the Unknown To Expert 5 Star System

Public relations and social media can be the difference between being a well recognised expert and thought leader in your niche and just [...]