Hi, I'm Olivia Mitchell

I help introverts become confident and engaging speakers

Most public speaking advice is “one-size fits all”.

And most of it is written by extroverts. That means it doesn’t always work for those of us who are introverts.

15 years ago, I became a public speaking coach – by accident.

As an introvert, I’ve developed approaches to public speaking that work for introverts.

I work with fellow introverts, helping them develop their confidence, their presentations and deliver their message to the world. 

I have two gifts for you, depending on what you are most interested in. Of course you can download both.

If fear of public speaking is your issue…

If you’d like help planning your talk…

Plan your next presentation with the SpeakerMap®.

 

Come across as confident and credible.

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I get nervous and anxious every time I have to present

Give me Courage

I don’t know what info to include and how to organise my thoughts

Give me Clarity

I’m concerned that I come across as boring and my audience aren’t engaged

Give me Connection

Recent blog posts

Stop Waiting till you Feel more Confident

Many times, back when I was working in the corporate world, I would sit in a meeting listening to a discussion knowing that I had a valuable perspective to offer. But as I thought about offering my opinion I would start to feel my heart beating hard inside my chest...

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The Myth of the Perfect Presenter

As a young lawyer I idolized a senior lawyer in our city. Margaret Nixon was cool and poised. As a speaker she was clear and logical, but still warm and engaging.  She got her message across every single time. And did I mention she could also make people laugh! To my...

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The 3 Step Process for Handling your Darkest Fears

It was 9am - the beginning of an inhouse company training course like hundreds that I had run before. The corporate training room was standard, the number of participants was not more than usual, and it was a pretty normal gender mix. There was nothing exceptional...

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How to transform your relationship with nervousness

I still get nervous about public speaking. But I've transformed my relationship with nervousness. It is now a friendly companion, not an evil stalker. There are many aspects to this transformation, and there's just one that I want to talk about in this post. And...

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Use my Proven SpeakerMap™ Template to Plan your Next Presentation

Come across as confident and credible

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