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How Word Choices Impact Your Message with Terre Short

Speaking in front of others provides you with the opportunity to influence and inspire them. But, do the words you choose help you accomplish your objectives or undermine them? In this episode, Terre Short shows you how to choose the right words so your audiences are clear about your intentions.



  • how to choose the words that represent your intentions
  • tying your intentions to your core values
  • how words can minimize and limit or how they can inspire and enhance
  • the #1 word to use sparingly and what to replace it with
  • the word that undermines your message and your confidence
  • the word to think twice about
  • the word to use to invite people into your message