Hello, I am calling from England

This is part two of the mini-series of blog posts I’ve asked Bill O’Hanlon to do on how he got started on the speaker circuit.  This is the story about Bill’s first opportunity to speak internationally. At this point, he’s spoken in 24 different countries throughout the world, but everybody has got to start somewhere…

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Guest Blog: “I can do better than that!” An Experienced Speaker Looks Back

I’ve asked Bill O’Hanlon to do a mini-series of blog posts on how he got started on the speaker circuit.  Today, we know Bill as a very successful speaker – but he wasn’t always . . . The way I began teaching workshops was perhaps a little strange. I got angry. I was just learning…

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Public Speaking: the Stage Fright Phenomenon

Within certain circles I have a nickname: “Ruth the Reluctant.” I seemed to have earned this while trying to decide whether to accept an invitation to give a talk at a very large upcoming conference of psychotherapists. Besides wealth and fame, there are many advantages to being on the speaker circuit – building your practice,…

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