According to a recent informal poll, 84 percent of Earth911 readers said they would be more likely to recycle if it benefited a charitable cause. Are you more likely to donate your old electronics knowing it benefits your local job market? If you are one of millions of Americans with old computers or electronics gathering [...] read more »
Thank you to Eric Alagan for my nomination. On December 31, 2011, Eric Alagan gave me a news gift I am just today June 26, 2012 accepting. I took him at his word when he wrote: Everyone is free to accept or decline this award. If you accept, feel free to take your time to [...] read more »
I Conquered Stage Fright and Fear of Public Speaking in a Most Unusual Way...Art ClassGetting beyond extreme shyness to become a (reluctant) art class model was the best personal and professional growth development thing I've ever done, albeit inadvertently. My stage fright transformed into a calm and comfortable me on stage ever since.Great stage presence -- or not, can make or break a promising career. In business careers, makinga speech at the officerequires overcoming the notorious fear of public spe... read more »
Everyone feels shy sometimes. But Being too shy can influence your life. It can keep you from getting success. So, how to overcome shyness? Here are some steps for you if you often feel shy.
Determine why you’re shy in the first place. Are you scared of what someone might say about your physical appearance? Are you afraid of making mistake? Remember, there’s a reason for how react in situations.
Act as if you’re not shy. In private, behave as if you’re self-confidence. Hold your chin up. Stick your ches... read more »