Michelle Gladieux (Glad-ee-oh) is author of Communicate with Courage: Taking Risks to Overcome the Four Hidden Challenges. She is also President of Gladieux Consulting, a Midwest-based team known for top-notch design and presentation of seminars in communication and leadership topics around the U.S.
Michelle provides executive coaching and facilitates strategic planning for clients in diverse industries, in governments, at nonprofits, and in academia. She has 18 years of collegiate teaching experience at three universities in her home state of Indiana, accepting her first adjunct faculty position at age 23. Her students (whether in introductory public speaking or graduate-level organizational psychology courses) benefitted from her deep commitment to helping others grow as communicators. She has worked as a Corporate Human Resources and Training Director in the cold storage, robotics, and construction industries and enjoys visiting conferences as a keynote speaker and workshop presenter.
She’s served on several boards of directors including the National Public Radio affiliate in her
hometown for more than a dozen years. Michelle has mentored thousands of people and her positive effect on those she advises is evident even after just one interaction. Her clients and friends are delighted that she’s finally documented some of her best tips (AKA “Pro Moves”) in Communicate with Courage. Please visit her company website, Gladieux Consulting, to learn more about Michelle.
What You’ll Learn in This Episode:
- Michelle’s new book, Communicate with Courage, and the intent behind it
- Michelle’s passion for communication and how it developed at a young age
- How to approach fear of communication with courage
- The four hidden challenges of communication
- Michelle’s joyful moments
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