How to Own the Room by Viv Groskop

Andrea McLean

Listen to Andrea’s behind the cover interview with Viv Groskop, asking why she wrote the book, what you can expect to get out of it and most importantly, why you should buy it.

How to Own the room – Viv Groskop & Andrea McLean

How To Own The Room by Viv Groskop

Most books about public speaking don’t tell you what to do when you open your mouth and nothing comes out. And they don’t tell you how to get over the anxiety about performance that most people naturally have. They don’t tell you what to do in the moments when you are made, as a woman, to feel small. They don’t tell you how to own the room. This book does. 

From the way Michelle Obama projects ‘happy high status’, and the power of J.K.Rowling’s understated speaking style, to Virginia Woolf’s leisurely pacing and Oprah Winfrey’s mastery of inner conviction, what is it that our heroines do to make us sit up and listen – really listen – to their every word? And how can you achieve that impact in your own life? Here’s how.