It’s Labor Day – Take The Week Off!

In the U.S. it’s the week of the Labor Day holiday (on Monday). Since a lot of you will be making the most of this last gasp of summer, I’m going to join you and take the week off. Enjoy your holiday and we’ll pick our discussions up again next week, same place, same time! … Read more

Tips to Enhance your Presentation Skills

Tips to Enhance your Presentation Skills

We all should be looking at improving aspects of our personality, especially those that benefit our career by boosting performance and as we gain hands-on experience, we gradually develop essential business skills that will empower us in the future. If you recall the very first time you had to present something to a group of … Read more

Tips for Working with a Translator

Working through a translator can be either a frustrating or enjoyable experience. Many factors can affect the experience and the effectiveness of your communication. So, a good translator is worth their weight in gold. They can work wonders, navigate cultural minefields, and deliver your message entertainingly and enjoyably for the audience. However, as good as … Read more

5 Great Career Opportunities in This Digital Age

5 Great Career Opportunities in This Digital Age

If you are about to finish your education, your thoughts will no doubt turn to career opportunities and this is an exciting time to be entering the employment market. Of course, it is important to choose a career that you enjoy, after all, you will be spending your entire working life in your chosen field, … Read more

Everything You Need to Do After Car Crashes

Everything You Need to Do After Car Crashes

As speakers, we can never be certain what the next speech that we’ll be asked to present will be. There may be circumstances that we’ll be asked to talk to an audience that has just experienced a life changing event. In those cases, we need to make sure that we take the time to do … Read more

How to Be Gracious in Difficult Situations

How to Be Gracious in Difficult Situations

As speakers, we can sometimes get overwhelmed with all that we have to do. If we’ve agreed to give a speech, there is the research, preparation and practice that we need to get done. All of these things can start to build up and before we know it, we find that we simply have too … Read more