Charles Snyder Raw #61 – Shyness Doesn’t Make Money. Since fear of public speaking is pretty high on most people’s lists, overcoming that fear is important. In other words, you have to change your thinking in order to get past your block or hurdle. So if you do not change your thinking, you will always be stuck where you are today. Yes, that’s kind of bleak, but I’m not here to sugar-coat the truth.