New Skills To Boost Your Prospects?

The choseThese days there is tough competition for work – including keeping clients and finding new ones. How do you ensure that you stay ahead of the game? The obvious answer may be to gain more knowledge. The problem is there is already so much information readily available these days just at the click of a button. People you are hoping to impress don’t necessarily need more information. They do want someone who can explain the impact of that information on their business. [Read more…]

Tap Away Your Fears Of Public Speaking

fearspeakingIt is generally accepted that speaking in public is one the top fears we face. It is actually an irrational fear but never the less one that hinders progress in our professional lives. How many more opportunities could you take up if you felt confident when speaking to groups?

There are many ways in which to become a confident speaker. One practical way is to to be better prepared with your material and to rehearse your delivery. The more prepared you are the more comfortable you will feel and that has a knock-on effect on your confidence. There are also several NLP (Neuro-linguistic Programming) techniques which I will cover in another post. I want to talk about EFT today.

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Dump…Or Get Engaged?

make your choice

No, this is not an article about relationships.  Well not that kind anyway.  I’m referring to engagement with your audience versus dumping a load of information on them. Ever been in the back of a car on a really long road trip – nothing to look at except an endless highway wondering “are we nearly there yet”?  Well that is the experience of many audiences when sitting in a business presentation. [Read more…]