Podcast - Michelle Barry Franco
PODCAST
Ep 132: When There is No Question in Your Mind

Ep 132: When There is No Question in Your Mind

Over the last 13 years of my work, I’ve had the amazing opportunity of working with many thought leaders and speakers all across the spectrum. And there’s something I’ve noticed only recently as the common thread running between them, something that makes them the...

Ep 131: How to Say “I Don’t Know” with Confidence

Ep 131: How to Say “I Don’t Know” with Confidence

Anyone who has had to present information to a group of people will tell you how much anxiety can come from getting asked a question that you don’t have the answer to. I know what it is like to want to serve with your message while having fear around appearing as if...

Ep 130: Is It Worth Your Attention?

Ep 130: Is It Worth Your Attention?

Every year for my birthday I like to spend quiet time out in nature. I visited Catawba Falls this year, in Pisgah National Forest in North Carolina. There was a breathtaking view there, particularly the butterfly sanctuary, and if you have ever tried taking pictures...

Ep 129: Your Words Are Currency with Amber Williams

Ep 129: Your Words Are Currency with Amber Williams

The key to successful branding lies in finding the right words to express what your purpose and promise is in your business. In today’s episode, I’m sharing a conversation I had with Amber Williams, a master brand strategist that helped me get clear on the message...

Ep 128: Burning Down the Barn

Ep 128: Burning Down the Barn

I started this week by recording a twenty-minute podcast that will never air since I wasn’t recording! But I pushed through and rerecorded this episode for you since I believe it is so important, particularly for the next couple of months. As we come out of the time...

Ep 127: From Personal Insight to Powerful Message with Angela Mascenik

Ep 127: From Personal Insight to Powerful Message with Angela Mascenik

People are wired to pursue things that make them feel pleasure and help them to manage pain. Sometimes, this plays out in positive ways. Other times, this desire to avoid our feelings manifests in buffering activities like overdrinking and overeating. My guest today...

Ep 126: When You Are Trying Really Hard

Ep 126: When You Are Trying Really Hard

My friends, have you ever needed to figure out a solution to a problem and worked yourself up into a thought storm trying to solve it? Have you found, like I have, that typically that only causes stress and stagnancy in our ideas? When you are trying really hard to...

Ep 125: Love at the Heart of Inclusion with Nina Everflow

Ep 125: Love at the Heart of Inclusion with Nina Everflow

It is necessary for us to examine ourselves and our businesses regularly, paying special attention to how we reach out to people of diverse backgrounds with what we do. As a white woman committed to integrity and care in my thought leadership, it was eye-opening and...

Ep 124: How to Get Speaking Gigs Post-Pandemic

Ep 124: How to Get Speaking Gigs Post-Pandemic

Having received my second vaccine shot, I am thinking more about the future of the speaking industry after this COVID pandemic. It isn’t just me, either friends! I have so many clients asking me new questions about the future. That is why I want to talk with you about...

Ep 123: You Can't Be Boring

Ep 123: You Can't Be Boring

Our brains don’t pay attention to boring things, but what’s beautiful is that what’s boring to one person is fascinating to another. When it comes to sharing your ideas, you should be bringing your full heart and soul and excitement to your audience, and this week,...

SUBSCRIBE NOW

Meet Michelle

I am a speaking coach who helps mission-driven leaders, coaches and creatives say ‘yes’ to their calling, step into their expert selves, and serve others through sharing the stories only they can tell.

FREE COPY OF MY BOOK!

Learn the Path to Thought Leadership so you become a sought-after speaker in your industry and can serve at the highest level possible.

Click here to download your copy of my book.

Follow Michelle