I hope this post finds you all well. I'm writing today because I struggle with speaking up at work, especially in group settings. I often find it very difficult to effectively communicate my ideas and opinions.
I'm always afraid that what I have to say is not good enough, or that I'll be judged by my coworkers. As a result, I tend to stay quiet in meetings, even when I have valuable input to offer. This has been holding me back professionally and I feel like I'm not reaching my full potential at work.
I was hoping that some of you might have some advice or tips on how to overcome this fear and be able to speak up more effectively at work. I know that it won't be easy, but I'm willing to put in the effort to improve.
Thank you for taking the time to read this. I look forward to hearing your experiences and advice.