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Women in traditionally male-dominated industries, such as tech, engineering, law and finance, face a difficult challenge. It feels like walking a tightrope between being respected vs. sounding bossy. Speaking up can be a challenge. Being heard when you do is even more of a challenge. If this sounds familiar, you need to join our conversation here on Speakers Who Get Results, hosted by Elizabeth Bachman, the go-to person for advanced level training in speaking, presentation skills, sales and leadership.

Episode Blogs

SWGR 110 | What You're Worth
  Money is one of the most challenging negotiations in business. Especially when it comes to negotiating your salary. Many women find that self-doubt stops them for asking for equal pay. They don’t know how to calculate what they are worth. Helping overcome this dilemma, Elizabeth Bachman invites to the show Julia Vax, a business lawyer at Arnold & Porter. Julia talks about how women can negotiate the most important contract of all: their salary.
SWGR 109 | Handling Misconduct
  There’s a lot of talk about the benefits of transitioning into a remote workplace. But there are also challenges that come with it. In this episode, Elizabeth Bachman chats with Shiran Weitzman about handling misconduct in a remote set-up where communication and interaction are confined to the digital. Shiran is the CEO and co-founder at Shield, a regulatory technology software company specializing in eComms record-keeping and compliance data analytics. He shares how their software
SWGR 108 | Proper Communication
  Digital advancements and the COVID-19 pandemic greatly transformed the world. For everyone to cope with the rapid changes, especially women in leadership, proper communication is needed. Exploring this topic even deeper with Elizabeth Bachman is Jennifer McClure, CEO and Chair of JEM. Jennifer talks about the need for in-depth internal and external communication today when intranet platforms are rampant. She explains how to build a board composed of diversified expertise and the right way
SWGR 107 | Stop Attrition
  People’s pain point for leaving isn’t usually about money. How do you stop attrition during the Great Resignation? Elizabeth Bachman sits with Lizabeth Wesely-Casella, the founder and CEO of L-12 Services, who is passionate about figuring out how to keep your best people. Lizabeth explains that you need to communicate with them and listen to their needs. Does their vision align with your company? Are there ways for you to streamline their workflow? Create
SWGR 106 | Second Language
  There are now more opportunities to speak in front of people from various cultures in this multilingual, multicultural world. But, this often requires you to present and speak in a second language to reach more people. How do you communicate your message so that it still gets your listeners’ attention? In this episode, Elizabeth Bachman offers tips to help you navigate the realm of multilingual speaking and craft speeches that transcend that barrier. Tune
SWGR 105 | Media Recognized Expert
  Becoming a recognized expert in the media can be a long, tedious process. Elizabeth Bachman welcomes Lee Caraher, the founder and CEO of Double Forte. Lee explains that there are ways to make the process easier. The first thing you need to do is to write the expert sheet. Identify that you are an expert in. Where can you provide interesting, relevant information actionable for your target audience? Then identify five newspapers, magazines, and
SWGR 104 | Presenting With Humor
When you want to stand out as a speaker, one of the key ways is by presenting with humor. Joining Elizabeth Bachman today is Jenny Locklin, owner of Creative Message Media, and she teaches how you can add humor and fun to your speaking engagements. She offers advice on not taking yourself too seriously, taking that first step into humor, and finding the right timing. According to Jenny, humor is a muscle you can develop.
SWGR 103 Dr. Nick | MLK Jr.'s Famous Speech
  Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s I Have A Dream speech is one of the greatest speeches of the 20th century. Here to help decode this famous work is Dr. Nick Morgan, one of America’s top communication speakers, theorists, and coaches. Nick joins host Elizabeth Bachman to enlighten us with insightful and comprehensive analysis to explain just what makes a great speech. He breaks down each aspect to demonstrate the value of content and body language
SWGR 102 Saray | Reaching Mt. Everest
  Summiting Mt. Everest is a transformational experience. The ability to reach something extraordinarily high is a triumph. And that success can be transferred into your business goals. Your goals may be difficult, but they are not impossible. If people can climb Mt. Everest, you can accomplish your objectives. Join Elizabeth Bachman as she talks to the founder of Summits With A Purpose, Saray Khumalo, about her Mt. Everest climb. She is the first Black
SWGR 101 Dominique Ben Dhaou | Multicultural Teams
  Language has been a barrier to communication, especially among people of different nationalities, races, or ethnicity. In this episode, Dominique Ben Dhaou shares her professional journey and experience managing human challenges in multiple industries to reinvent people’s careers to truly fit their knowledge, values, skills, and purpose. She uses phenomenal collaboration skills that are powerful assets to getting things done in complex and uncertain business environments. Now, she is helping people realize the potential
SWGR 100 | How Women Lead
How Women Lead‘s goal is to get women in the highest places of power so that they can influence the country. If you look at the top 50 venture firms in the United States, most of them have zero to five women CEOs in all of their investments. That is a huge problem, and our guest today, Julie Castro Abrams is trying to solve that. Join Elizabeth Bachman as she talks to Julie about the
SWGR 592 Åsa Rydhard | Unconscious Bias
  How can you counter unconscious bias? By storytelling. Elizabeth Bachman introduces Åsa Rydhard, the CEO of Rydhard.com. Åsa talks with Elizabeth about how sharing your stories inspires others to share theirs. When you start listening to other people’s stories, you begin to see the world in a new way. It can be a challenging process, but as long as you don’t give up, you won’t fail. If you want to know more about countering