5 verbal techniques to keep your audience hanging onto your every word

26 August 2019 / All Posts, Effective Communication, Presentations

As tech becomes more integrated with business, soft skills such as presenting to non-technical audiences have become crucial.  According to ...

How to give an update where you come out shining (even if there’s been a ton of challenges)

24 June 2019 / All Posts, Effective Communication, Influencing and Persuasion, Presentations, Productive Meetings

"So where are you with the Beckham project?" asks your CEO.You're handed a microphone as you silently try to untangle ...

How to keep to your point when presenting

14 May 2019 / All Posts, Creative Problem Solving, Presentations

Ever started talking about something only to find yourself going completely off track?For all those who thought the only way ...

Why you shouldn’t script a presentation

6 May 2019 / All Posts, Presentations

Unless you're a high ranking police officer, I'd question your need to script your presentation.This was brought home to me ...

How to sniff out your audience before you present

24 April 2019 / All Posts, Presentations

As I wrote in this post here, it's vital to give your audience a motivator to listen to you, otherwise ...

99% of presenters don’t use this – but you can’t get action without it

14 April 2019 / All Posts, Effective Communication, Featured, Presentations

I can get into your brain. You wanna know how?Before I let on, I’m going to tell you how you can ...

How to provoke action at the end of a presentation

8 April 2019 / All Posts, Presentations

Today, I'm going to talk about your endings.The way you end your presentations I mean.I've seen so many presentations when ...

The surprising tool that makes your serious subject stick

4 March 2019 / All Posts, Presentations

Recognise this facial expression? That's all Tim saw during his presentation (the expression, not Hilary Clinton).He did something that many of ...

How to be funny when your content is not

4 March 2019 / All Posts, Presentations

You need to talk about your departmental strategy. It's 3pm and the subject is about as captivating as the inside ...

How to deal with difficult questions

15 January 2018 / All Posts, Effective Communication, Presentations

You've finished your presentation and now the questions are rolling in. It's like verbal dodge ball and it's got you ...