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Learn how to get up on a big stage and talk about something important, through the lens of award winning director, and the executive producer of TEDxLincolnSquare, Tricia Brouk. She interviews people who talk for a living and gets them to reveal their secrets on how to become a successful public speaker. Past guests have included Lolly Daskal, Dorie Clark, Bob Burg, Mark Sanborn, Petra Kolber, Jason Van Orden and Scott McKain.

The Big Talk with Tricia Brouk Tricia Brouk

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    • 5.0 • 112 Ratings

Learn how to get up on a big stage and talk about something important, through the lens of award winning director, and the executive producer of TEDxLincolnSquare, Tricia Brouk. She interviews people who talk for a living and gets them to reveal their secrets on how to become a successful public speaker. Past guests have included Lolly Daskal, Dorie Clark, Bob Burg, Mark Sanborn, Petra Kolber, Jason Van Orden and Scott McKain.

    Use Motivational Speech to Instill Courage and Change—Ming Shelby

    Use Motivational Speech to Instill Courage and Change—Ming Shelby

    Growth takes courage.

    Courage is an important ingredient to stir up change and growth in our lives and society. Courage also gives us the power to stick with the new life we are creating.

    Ming Shelby knows that courageous people are needed in every part of society to make lasting change. Ming is a Big Talk Academy Member, Big Talk Community Member, and TedX speaker with a bold call for big courage and big change.

    • 22 min
    How a Public Speaker Uncovers Their Story - Yasmina Hedhli

    How a Public Speaker Uncovers Their Story - Yasmina Hedhli

    What happens when you choose to step out of what you think others expect of you and begin to live within your own expectations? One result is certain—your identity begins to change.

    Yasmina Hedhli shifted her journey and identity and now helps others uncover their hopes, beliefs, and dreams. Yasmina found an unexpected Big Talk at through Big Talk Academy’s community and process.

    • 32 min
    How Inspired Journeys Form A Public Speaker-Beatrice Weber

    How Inspired Journeys Form A Public Speaker-Beatrice Weber

    A starting point does not need to define you. None of us choose where we are born, but we can choose how we grow and form our own place, space, and community. The greater the final point is from our starting point the greater our growth and transformation.

    Inspiring stories, lessons, and truths come from people who make long growth journeys.

    Beatrice is a special traveler who has journeyed far from her starting point.

    • 19 min
    Use Your Speaking Skills to Inspire the World-Lynelle Suan

    Use Your Speaking Skills to Inspire the World-Lynelle Suan

    We can choose how we move forward in life or remain among currents of other people’s expectations.

    Wouldn’t be great if we learned that lesson early in life?

    Lynelle Suan took a big step out of ‘normal’ as a teenager and is charting an amazing course for her life and inspiring others to do the same. Moving from a place of searching and confusion, Lynelle shares a message of hope and growth with a growing global audience.

    • 17 min
    The Best Motivational Speakers Help Others Grow—Rupa Kapoor

    The Best Motivational Speakers Help Others Grow—Rupa Kapoor

    Struggle, difficulty, and pain in our lives can transform us into a powerful contributors. All of us have challenging experiences and lessons we have learned—but only if we tell our story.

    Rupa Kapoor took up the challenge to share her powerful change issued by clients and is expanding her business, her voice, and herself to meet the needs of women. Rupa is furthering and deepening her impact as a member of the Big Talk Academy.

    • 22 min
    Intimacy: Finding Our Own Motivational Speech Together—Carol Haggerty Reardon and James Reardon

    Intimacy: Finding Our Own Motivational Speech Together—Carol Haggerty Reardon and James Reardon

    Intimacy does not happen by accident. Investments are made by all parties when relationships are formed between individuals and communities. All speakers, no matter the size of the audience, hold the responsibility of encouraging healthy connection.

    Carol and Jim are a married couple writing their own Big Talks at The Big Talk Academy. Encouraging each other’s growth in the Process, Jim and Carol are exploring new truths and growing their Talk.

    • 31 min

Customer Reviews

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112 Ratings

112 Ratings

Jocelyn 💘 ,

Knowledge is power

Listening to Tricia and her guests allows you to receive gems of knowledge. I’ve listened to quite a few podcasts and her YouTube channel and find myself hearing the words later as well. Planting seeds that continue to grow.

nic2cook ,

Love this podcast

Tricia Brouk has a heart of gold and provides the best of the best content for those that want to share their stories and take the stage. I love the interviews here and the way they help me push past fear and doubt and step into my purpose!

Tamika Felder ,

Daily Motivation

The Big Talk Podcast is a big part of my rise and shine routine. Tricia is the best motivator and features guest and topics to help super charge our lives. Every single episode has an “aha” takeaway that helps me as a speaker, leader and most of all — good human. Bravo.

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