How to Conquer Your Fear of Public Speaking, With Victoria Lioznyansky

Filed in Podcasts, Previous Episodes on April 7, 2020

Public speaking…

What images do these two simple words evoke in your mind? How do you feel when you picture yourself standing on a stage alone, in front of a sea of faces?

Do you feel exhilarated and alive, excited to engage with your audience, and thrilled to have the opportunity to connect to more people?


Do you feel your mouth go dry, your hands become icy cold, and your mind go blank?

If you are like most people, the second scenario is probably still running through your mind. About 75% of all people rank public speaking as their #1 fear, followed by the fear of dying.

Victoria Lioznyansky is here to save the day! Joining Adam, she shares her secrets for conquering the fears of public speaking.


  • If introverts make great public speakers;
  • How to not feel judged in front of an audience;
  • The one thing you should focus on in order to craft a great talk, whether on stage, on video, on a podcast or on a livestream;
  • What to do if you make a mistake;
  • And so much more!

If you’re ready to conquer your fears and become a more confident, compelling, and captivating speaker, tune in!

About This Guest: ()

Victoria Lioznyansky teaches introverted entrepreneurs and business professionals how to overcome their fear of public speaking and become confident, compelling, captivating speakers. After moving to the US two decades ago with limited English, Victoria overcame her crippling fear of public speaking to build several businesses, teach in a variety of industries, and speak in front of small and large audiences. She appeared on Fox News and have been featured in numerous publications, including CBS Houston and BizWest Media. Taking her own experiences going from scared to sought-after speaker, Victoria founded Brilliant Speakers Academy®, an online public speaking coaching program for introverts. She also owns Nutty Scientists of Houston, a passion project about inspiring kids to fall in love with science. Victoria holds a Master of Science in Computer Science and is currently completing a Master of Arts Degree in Communications and Media Technologies. She lives in Houston with her husband and two sons.