Be Heard Through The Glass Ceiling – Using Uptone

In this video, Bonnie Gross, President of SpeechScience International, talks about the use of uptone in everyday speech. The use of uptone is typically more common of women and may be a barrier to achieving communicative success. Some strategies to overcome this habit include, lowering your pitch at the end of a sentence and being aware of uptone use when you are talking. For more speaking tips please visit or email Bonnie Gross at

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