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58. Behind The Scenes: How to choose the right coach

58. Behind The Scenes: How to choose the right coach

December 10, 2019

Have you ever thought of employing a coach to work with you to help you get to the next level? This is not going to be me selling myself as a coach, no. I want to share with you some considerations that you might want to put into practice before you choose the next coaching professional to work with you because I had an experience recently that I think is useful to share with you... READ MORE 

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57. Remember to walk tall

57. Remember to walk tall

December 3, 2019

Today I want to share with you why it’s so important when you’re public speaking to walk tall. When I say walk tall I’m not saying be conceited, be arrogant, be full of yourself, but have that quiet confidence. The kind that comes from knowing you’ve done the prep, you’re ready to speak to the audience and you’re being your authentic self... READ MORE 

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56. Behind The Scenes: Vlogging & Podcasting

56. Behind The Scenes: Vlogging & Podcasting

November 26, 2019

This is one of my behind-the-scenes videos. I will explain how I create videos for my vlog and how I set up my podcast. I will share with you a few bits of hardware that I use... READ MORE

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55. Getting support at meetings

55. Getting support at meetings

November 19, 2019

Do you ever have problems speaking up in meetings at work? That’s what I want to chat about today.

Years ago, I used to hate being in meetings and I would never ever speak up, to the extent where I was actually cautioned by my employer because they weren’t seeing the value that I was adding. I wasn’t really connecting... READ MORE

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54. Getting testimonials

54. Getting testimonials

November 12, 2019

Are you exploiting your speaking opportunities? Recently, I was working with a client who had created an amazing opportunity for her herself to get in front of an audience and give her first talk as a business owner.

She was particularly ingenious because she was able to get six video testimonials from one talk, six! What she was also very clever about doing is that... READ MORE

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53. Why less is more when networking

53. Why less is more when networking

November 5, 2019

Do you go business networking? If you have to stand up and give a 60-second pitch that is a form of public speaking. That’s why today I want to talk about what you include in your 60 second pitch. Because sometimes less can be more. I want you to remember this little phrase: if you want to impress, say less... READ MORE

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52. Behind The Scenes: Finding time to keep learning

52. Behind The Scenes: Finding time to keep learning

October 29, 2019

This is one of my behind-the-scenes episodes and I want to share how I find time to keep learning. Have you ever thought I would love to learn to do XYZ but I don’t have time?

I want to share with you what I do to find time to keep learning. I’m one of those unfortunate types who likes to learn stuff for its own sake... READ MORE

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51. Using humour - pt2

51. Using humour - pt2

October 22, 2019

This is the second episode of a two-parter, which is looking at humour and some ways you can add a little bit of gentle humour without having to kill yourself with studying comedy or working too hard to get those laughs.

In the last video, number one of this two-part series, I talked about poking fun at yourself. In this one, I’m going to talk about how to set up a joke using what we call subversion of people’s expectations... READ MORE

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50. Using humour - pt1

50. Using humour - pt1

October 15, 2019

Do you try and add some humour to your presentations and your speeches? Or does it seem like a huge mountain to have to climb to try and be funny and it’s something you want to steer well clear of?

I want to share over the course of two videos a couple of simple tips that you can use to be a bit funnier... READ MORE

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49. Behind The Scenes: Why I hold an off-site for one

49. Behind The Scenes: Why I hold an off-site for one

October 8, 2019

I am starting off a new series in my videos my vlogs and my podcast and it’s called Behind The Scenes. While I absolutely love to share speaking tips with you I also get questions about the way I run my business and why I do certain things. 

I want to talk about why I have started running corporate off-sites for one person. And that one person is me. I’ve got a small business ... READ MORE

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