Vaishali Sirkay tells us about the importance of voting in “A Civics Lesson from my Parents”, and Adriana Baca evaluates her speech. We hear speaking tips from Rajiv Prabhakar, Mark Stivings and Birgit Starmanns dealing with Vocal Variety, Eye Contact and Filler Words. Our feature video shows us a remote meeting at Cisco. Stan Ng hosts.