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“The Kings Speech”

“The Kings Speech”

The Duke of Windsor (later King George VI) struggled to overcome a speech impediment in order to fulfill his responsibilities as a great leader. He worked extraordinarily hard to overcome obstacles and achieve his ultimate goal.

The process that the duke followed to attain greatness was focused upon overcoming deep-rooted fears and limitations to personal growth.

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Some of the issues the Duke of Windsor had to resolve to assume the throne:

  • He had to commit to diligently prepare himself for his royal role.
  • He had to own the idea of actually being a successful King.
  • He had to trust in a mentor to help him advanc...

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About Breath, from the Real King’s Speech Techniques:

  1. Awareness: Breath = Voice, so make sure that you are aware of your breathing.
  2. Support: Breath is your key support for the voice.
  3. Warm up: Always warm up first and make sure you are breathing deeply to support the sound.
  4. Breathe correctly: B...

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Prince Albert's stammer

From boyhood, Prince Albert struggled with stammer. He struggled painfully in public, until his wife convinced him to seek the help of Lionel Logue, an Australian speech therapist. 

Prince Albert conquered his stammer, found his voice, and became one of England’s most beloved kings. ...

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