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3 Keys to Improving Your Personal Presence

Posted by on Aug 5, 2015 in Blog, Consultancy & Training, Effective Communication, Mentoring, Speaking Engagements, Upcoming Courses | 0 comments

3 Keys to Improving Your Personal Presence

Have you ever noticed that when some individuals speak everyone listens. This can be frustrating when you feel you have something important to say and may feel you have trouble being heard or making an impact. If you’ve ever found yourself in this situation then consider the following keys. The 3 most important things to understand to improve your communication are: 1. It’s not what you say but also how you say it. The tone of your voice, the variety and interest you create and your vocal quality are fundamental factors in how you come across to others. 2. Body language tells your...

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Invest Wisely – Improving Your Vocal Quality is a Great Investment.

Posted by on Aug 7, 2013 in Blog, Consultancy & Training, Effective Communication, Mentoring, The Studio, Upcoming Courses | 0 comments

Invest Wisely  – Improving Your Vocal Quality is a Great Investment.

Everyone,  absolutely everyone,  can improve the quality of their voice and communication skills, but why would you? Napoleon Hill who wrote some of the best selling books of all time “Think and Grow Rich” & “The Laws of Success”  considers the quality of an individual’s voice a key factor to success. The Master Key to Success #19  Cultivate your tone of voice so that your words have a pleasing musical sound and remember that the sound of your voice is an open window through which other people look into your very soul. It will be a profitable investment.  ~ Napoleon...

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To Text or NOT to Text

Posted by on Jun 12, 2013 in Blog, Consultancy & Training, Effective Communication, Legal Services, The Studio, Upcoming Courses | 0 comments

To Text or NOT to Text

Text messaging is great, I love it… most of the time; but I’ve noticed some disturbing trends. Not only is texting and chat eroding communication ability, in the workplace I’ve heard more stories of people being fired simply by receiving a text message. As both a communications expert, trainer and a lawyer this presents considerable problems. Younger people who have grown up knowing nothing but text often say they feel uncomfortable with the ‘confrontation’ of a telephone call and prefer to text. They say they can express themselves more in text and chat and than they often do!...

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Great Networkers Make Gracious Exits

Posted by on Apr 24, 2013 in Blog, Effective Communication, Upcoming Courses | 0 comments

Great Networkers Make Gracious Exits

You’d be surprised how many people tell me they feel awkward at networking events and if I’m honest there are occasions where I have too! Yet most of us will acknowledge the benefit and even necessity of attending conferences and networking events if we want to expand our careers and businesses. So let’s say you’ve managed to strike up a conversation (phew) you’ve got a drink in your hand (check) and you’re approaching your first conversation (great) then twenty minutes later you realise you’re backed into a corner, the conversation has run dry, and you’ve resorted to talking...

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