Hello fast talkers! How many times have you been told that you talk too fast and need to slow down? Did you write 'talking too fast' on the 'Strengths and Weaknesses' list that you created in Episode 1? While talking fast can come in handy if you’re an auctioneer or reading the small
Are you an uptalker? You know, the person who speaks with an upward inflection at the end so it sounds more like a question than a statement. If you 're ready to reprogram that speech pattern to land confidently, check out these tips to reprogram your speech pattern out of upspeak and into
It's time for some verbal weight training to strengthen your speaking voice. Elaine A. Clark shows you ways to achieve clearer enunciation by practicing with added resistance. Use these tricks before delivering a speech, going to a meeting, recording your voice, or when you want to wake up a lazy speech pattern
Crisp lips, save slips... right? But what if you have a lazy mouth and it's difficult for people to understand what you're saying. Then it's time to work on your T, G, K, P, B, D articulators. Elaine A. Clark leads you through this voice improvement series of exercises to help you utilize
Voice improvement and a stronger speaking voice are desired by many. There are ways to achieve this goal through voice exercises, deeper breathing that fills the whole body, and simple muscle stretches and movements. Elaine A. Clark leads you through this process and a series of vowel strengthening exercises so you can
Welcome to the second of 52 #RealTalkingTips #ElaineClarkVO Speech Communication micro learning lessons. This episode focuses on the voice, resonators, and speech improvement. Resonators have the ability to add intensity and depth to the voice. When specific letters of the alphabet and letter combinations "buzz," the sound and tone of the voice
This first of 52 micro learning Communication series begins with a self analysis of our strengths and weaknesses. It's presented by Elaine A. Clark, actor and communication coach, author of There's Money Where Your Mouth Is and Voice-Overs For Podcasting, and creator of voice and diction apps Activate Your Voice and Adding Melody to your Voice.