Many people have an inner voice that prevents them from speaking freely.
Shut down that voice, advises Dr. Michael Hudson, a professional speaker with experience in the credit union industry.
“Your story is powerful,” Hudson tells attendees at the How To Conference by CU Water Cooler in Madison, Wis.
It is not selfish to tell your story if you are doing it in service of your audience, he says. Further, stories are engaging and impactful.
Hudson’s tips for speaking effectively to any audience:
“It is your job,” Hudson says, “to put your voice into the conversation.”