Foundations

Accent Modification is Like Laying a Foundation Exploring accent modification is much like laying the foundation for a new home. Before you pour the foundation, you must first consider all the variables: type of soil, style of home to be built, materials, and more. Then you must follow the steps necessary to lay the foundation, […]

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How do we start the change process?

Six Steps to Change Consider: What aspects of your speech and communication are causing fear or frustration? What are your challenges? Do you lack confidence in your public speaking skills? If so, why? Does your voice convey confidence? Is it easily heard? Do others have difficulty understanding you? Is your foreign accent or regional dialect interfering […]

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The more you change, the more you stay the same

Writing a blog is a change for me, so it seemed an appropriate topic for the first post! Read on to learn: Why I don’t have to say “cawfee” to be a New Yorker How change starts with just one word As corny as it sounds, I love a good cliché to summarize my thoughts […]

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