Those that know me on a deep, personal level, know that I get very excited about my work and about creating value. I haven’t always been this way and I’ve had to learn how to seek out uncomfortable situations in order to grow and gain confidence in my work. Not too long ago, I had the pleasure of finally meeting Ms. Ebony Offord, Lease Accountant at Dow Inc. Now I initially saw Ms. Offord on a Dow webcast as she facilitated Dow’s Global African Affinity Network 20th Anniversary Celebration as we celebrated 20 years of enriching the contributions of our workforce, building a strong talent pipeline and promoting advocacy & inclusion for all employees at Dow.
Ms. Offord recently shared her thoughts on “Public Speaking” and many of us work every day to improve on our ability to communicate across large audiences. Here is her testimony: