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Annemarie Fowler is a fluency and confidence coach for shy non-native English speakers who want to be successful in English.

With 20 years of experience, she focuses on the challenges of introverted language learners and helps her students find their voice in English so they can grow professionally and communicate with ease in their new English-speaking community.

Through 1:1 coaching and small group courses, Annemarie has helped hundreds of women from 73 countries, including entrepreneurs, business administrators, marketing experts, medical professionals, scientists, lawyers, diplomats and life coaches. She has an active community of 230,000 followers via her Confident English blog and YouTube channel.

Annemarie has been featured on JEI English TV and is a regular podcast or blog guest on the topics of confidence, professional communication skills, and fluency-building strategies. Like many of her clients, Annemarie is a shy language learner who has learned to live life confidently in a second language. She currently lives in the United States.

Want to get in touch? Contact Annemarie here.

Selected Interviews, Articles, and Speaking Engagements

How to Be a Confident Communicator

Keynote Speaker at Toastmaster International District 116 Annual Conference & Competition

How to Create an Online Teaching Business Using Simple Steps

Podcast interview with The Anomalous Educator.

The Best Way to Teach Yourself a New Language Fast, from 6 People Who’ve Done It

Business Insider article: The best way to teach yourself a new language fast, from 6 people who’ve done it. 

Story of the Shift with Women Are the Journey

Podcast interview on being a female online entrepreneuer

Featured partnership with JEI English TV in South Korea

JEI English TV’s Speak Confidnet English channel.

Speak Confident English Promo on JEI English TV

4 Steps to a Confident Job Interview in English

Guest post on Lingoda.

Top 4 Strategies for Confidence in an English Job Interview

Guest post on English with a Twist. Read Top 4 Strategies for Confidence in English Job Interviews

How to Develop Confidence Before a Speaking Exam in English

A podcast interview on

Confident Job Interviews in English & How to Identify Your Strengths for the Interview

Three-part podcast interview with Inglês Nu E Cru. Listen to Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3.

Materials Writers Are Entrepreneurs: Writing Materials and Content for Specific Audiences  

Presentation at the International TESOL Convention 2019, Atlanta, Georgia

Download presentation slides at TESOL 2019.

Creating Engaging Content for Online Teaching Contexts—Design and Use

Presentation at the International TESOL Convention 2019, Atlanta, Georgia

Download presentation slides at TESOL 2019.

Starting and Sustaining an Online Teacher Career in 2019

Lebedev, Jennifer, and Annemarie Fowler. “Starting and Sustaining an Online Teaching Career in 2019.” CALL Newsletter, TESOL Connections, Jan. 2019.

Download the PDF version.

Starting and Sustaining an Online Teacher Career

Presentation at the International TESOL Convention 2018, Chicago, IL

Download the slides and get the handout at TESOL 2018.

How to Be Confident in English (for Shy Language Learners)

Podcast interview at Inglês Nu E Cru.

Strategies to Communicate with Power, Professionalism, and Confidence in English

A private, online presentation for Louis Berger and the Women@Louis Berger group during their monthly meeting. February 2018.

Improve Speaking Skills with a Podcast Partner

Guest post on Leo Listening.

Be Prepared for Any Speaking Situation in English

Guest post on English Outside the Box.

About SCE

Speak Confident English is an online English fluency training company created to inspire, educate, and coach international women on how to build the courage and confidence they need to be successful in English—for work and daily life.

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