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English coaching for The Talent Project!

English coaching for The Talent Project!

It was wonderful to be the English coach for The Talent Project and work with such incredibly dedicated candidates. We blew and buzzed the THs, vibrated the Vs, rounded out the vowels, muted the Ts and Ds, worked on timing, flow, muting, punching, knitting, lyrics...

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Press release: Talk Nerdy To Me, Baby!

Press release: Talk Nerdy To Me, Baby!

Buffi Duberman, the ‘English Coach to the Fresh and the Fabulous’, has done it again. With her new educational card game Talk Nerdy To Me, she turns your English lessons into a Rock and Roll party.   Coach for the Fresh and Fabulous This native New Yorker...

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Buffi Duberman announces new events for 2019!

Buffi Duberman announces new events for 2019!

After the sold-out Rock Your Business English event in 2018, Buffi has decided to take learning journeys to the next level. She’s worked hard to develop 3 special events in 2019: → MARCH 14&15: ENGLISH CONFIDENCE BOO(S)TCAMP! We get back to basics in this fun and...

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Blog

Save the best for last….?

I cannot believe it. December starts this weekend. Just a few more weeks (that will fly by in a blur) and then....it's 2019!! What are you going to do to go out with a bang? I'm not talking about fireworks on New Year's. I mean - what will you do to make this month,...

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What’s holding you back?

What’s holding you back?

About 18 years ago I heard that little voice again. The voice of doubt. The voice of hesitation. The little voice whispering, more and more often...'Is this....it?' I was teaching at the most prestigious language institute of the Netherlands. I was well-paid. I had a...

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Do. Not. Steal. (Because you are and I want you to stop.)

Do. Not. Steal. (Because you are and I want you to stop.)

Achtung, baby! I'm writing you this from cloudy and gorgeous Berlin. My days here are full of meetings, inspiration and working on The Next Big Thing. Berlin is one of my favorite places to be, and I'm so fortunate that I can do what I love here too. And in Antwerp...

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It’s so funny!

It’s so funny!

Just the other day I was working with a new client on her presentation skills in a VIP Deep Dive. She was so ashamed to speak English in public and always let her nerves get in the way. I asked her who she admired as a public speaker in English, and she named one of...

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Why I never want you to say “I’m 100% prepared”

Why I never want you to say “I’m 100% prepared”

"Buffi, I have written out my entire speech. I have practiced every word. I know every single one by heart. I know exactly how to stand and exactly when to move. I'm 100% prepared." This makes me nervous. Really nervous. Why? As a coach, it's my job to help you...

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