1. Angela Liddle, PA Family Support Alliance: Understanding and Palatable Messaging Dr. Laura Sicola 38:43

Angela Liddle shares how cautious communication strengthens relationships and creates community hope over time. Listen in as Laura and Angela discuss how the PAFSA is working to communicate with family and community members to bring awareness and light into conversation concerning abused children. During this conversation Angela shares what it means to “focus on small soundbites” when communicating in public speaking situations, and how to “verbally thread the needle” for difficult conversations.

A York County native, Angela has spent more than 30 years working in arena of child abuse prevention.  She led Pennsylvania’s first licensed nursery, The Lehman Center, to become a vital part of York County’s child protection services through securing federal and county funding and developing a continuum of care for families at risk.


You can connect with Angela via the website: https://pafsa.org/


To learn more about Dr. Laura Sicola and how mastering influence can impact your success go to https://www.speakingtoinfluence.com/quickstart and download the quick start guide for mastering the three C’s of influence.


You can connect with Laura in the following ways:

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/drlaurasicola

LinkedIn Business Page: https://www.linkedin.com/company/vocal-impact-productions/

YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCWri2F_hhGQpMcD97DctJwA

Facebook: Vocal Impact Productions

Twitter: @Laura Sicola 

Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/vocalimpactproductions

Instagram: @VocalImpactProductions

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Laura Sicola Leadership Communication & Influence Expert, Speaker, Author, Podcaster

Dr. Laura Sicola is a leadership communication and influence expert, speaker, author of Speaking to Influence: Mastering Your Leadership Voice, and host of the podcast, Speaking to Influence: Communication Secrets of the C-Suite. Her mission is to transform executives into confident, inspiring leaders whether live or virtually in order to get the results they want and turn their vision into their legacy. As the founder of Vocal Impact Productions, she has trained and coached executives at Comcast, IBM, the US Department of Commerce and Women Against Abuse along with politicians, business owners and non-profit leaders from around the world.

Laura’s TEDx talk, “Want to Sound Like a Leader? Start by Saying Your Name Right,” has nearly 7 million views, and she has been featured on programs such as Fox & Friends First, NBC10 @Issue and PHL 17. She has also spoken to thousands at conferences such as the Professional BusinessWomen of California Conference and the PA Conference for Women.

Laura received her PhD in educational linguistics from the University of Pennsylvania, where she also taught from 2001-2013.