The Breakthrough Public Speaking Podcast

My stammer, my public speaking asset

July 6, 2021

In this episode, Dr. Jessie Bwanali talks about how her stammer has now become her asset as a speaker now that she's learned to manage it.

Jessie is a molecular virologist working as a business development manager for a drug discovery organisation. Jessie is also a keen Toastmaster having discovered it 10 years ago whilst seeking support for her stammer. She’s currently a member of Pegasus Speakers Advanced Toastmaster’s club where I’ve had the great pleasure of being Jessie’s mentor.

In this episode Jessie covers the following topics:

  • The experience and challenges of having a stammer
  • Finding solutions and support
  • How to support others with stammers
  • How to manage a stammer and why it’s become an asset for Jessie
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