In this episode Nausheen and I dig deep into overcoming the cultural expectations for people of color and public speaking. We also chat about how to connect in your most authentic way so that people will connect authentically with you. Finally, Nausheen lets me know about the M-A-Y-A method.
Nausheen I. Chen is a French-Pakistani leadership communications coach, a 2-time TEDx speaker and corporate trainer.
She has 15+ years of training, speaking and coaching experience – all the way from Fortune 50 giant Procter & Gamble to bootstrapping a communications strategy startup to $1 million in revenue.
She has coached CEOs, CTOs and C-level execs of high-growth companies for public speaking and media interviews on the BBC, Forbes, TEDx, Bloomberg, Business Insider, TechCrunch and more.
Nausheen is currently empowering leaders to speak with high impact on stage, on camera and with their teams.
Intro music by Wordsmith: http://www.wordsmithmusic.com
00:01:06 Express yourself authentically.
00:13:58 Fear of being judged.
00:17:03 Connect with your audience.
00:27:41 Be authentically yourself.
00:34:45 Know your core values.
00:36:07 Know your goals and risk.
00:43:19 Trust your audience.
00:50:12 Earn respect through intelligence.
00:57:06 Practice for improv performance.
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