Tips ‘n’ Tools

The one word you need to be using MUCH MORE on remote calls

29 November 2020 / All Posts, Effective Communication, Influencing and Persuasion, Productive Meetings

Online meetings aren't made for maximum engagement and usually they're missing a trick. This 'trick' is the simplest of ways to ...

The painful way to open online meetings – and how to avoid it

22 May 2020 / All Posts, Effective Communication, Presentations, Productive Meetings

It’s 2pm and some of your workmates are at a project meeting in their pyjamas. One person has just been involved ...

Is your language holding you back?

2 February 2012 / All Posts, Effective Communication, Influencing and Persuasion

A few years ago, I was coaching a senior Banker in creative thinking.  I had some music on my laptop ...

18 actions to optimise your teleconferences

27 October 2011 / All Posts, Effective Communication, Productive Meetings

Doing a virtual presentation can feel like talking to air.  Here's a situation you may recognise.... The Situation: most of the ...