This is a very specific use-case in building self confidence for introverts who are non-native English speakers (ESL), who are getting their education and experience in politics in the United States.
Initial requests focused on building confidence speaking in front of groups and co-workers, staff meetings, classroom settings and on the phone. Self confidence when dealing with people is such a common request for both native English speakers and ESL speakers that an initial list of recommended resources is helpful.
TED Talks – Amy Cuddy: Your body language shapes who you are (Time: 21 mins)
Along with a focus on confidence and body language, many of Amy Cuddy’s examples include U.S. and International political figures.
TED Talks – Susan Cain: The power of introverts (Time: 19 mins)
It’s vital that introverts are empowered to use their existing insights and superpowers.
Schwarzenegger is specifically helpful to this mix because of his experience as the former Governor of California, his experience as an ESL speaker and his overwhelmingly successful use of self confidence.