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Hack Your Next Presentation – Smarter, Sharper, Faster

 15th August 2017 by gihan

Most presentation skills advice assumes a “typical” professional presentation: say, 30-60 minutes with you and PowerPoint at the front of the room, presenting to 5-20 people. You talk and show slides; and they listen, take notes and More ...

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Draw to Win, by Dan Roam

 17th March 2017 by gihan

If you have already read Dan Roam’s bestselling book “The Back of the Napkin”, you know his philosophy of conveying ideas and messages using simple drawings. This is his fourth book, and it’s a kind of “best More ...

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Is Storytelling Really As Powerful As We Think?

 23rd February 2017 by gihan

Storytelling is a very important part of modern communication, especially with the availability of tools and technology that make it easier to design, tell and share stories.

You will often hear communication experts talk about the power of stories More ...

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5 TED Talk Secrets To Revamp Your Online Presentations

 22nd September 2016 by gihan

5 TED Talk Secrets To Revamp Your Online Presentations

What’s your favourite TED Talk?

If you’re a fan of TED Talks, I’m sure you will have your favourites (and if you don’t know about TED, check out TED.com – but be prepared More ...

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Five Things You Must Know About The Future of Conferences

 13th September 2016 by gihan

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The NSW Government recently announced a trial of in-ground “traffic lights” at key intersections in the CBD, to warn pedestrians on mobile phones who don’t look up while crossing the road.

It’s been interesting to see the More ...

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How Much Writing Time Do You Really Need? (It’s Less Than You Think)

 18th May 2016 by gihan

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Most speakers, trainers, and other thought leaders tell me they know the importance of blogging regularly, but most of them don’t do it!

Some people tell me they don’t have the time. Others say they don’t have enough new material. More ...

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Stunning Slides: The Secret Formula for Engaging Presentations

 8th April 2016 by gihan

Stunning Slides: The Secret Formula for Engaging Presentations

Have you ever sat through a presentation with boring PowerPoint slides? Of course you have! But the problem is not with PowerPoint, but with the way the presenter used it. One of the most important factors in the success of your presentation is More ...

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LeaderSpeak

 25th February 2016 by gihan

Audiences Attending A Presentation

The ability to craft and deliver compelling messages is a key leadership imperative, but many leaders struggle to be influential in a cluttered world. Rohan Dredge teaches leaders the skill of LeaderSpeak. In this interview, he shares what it More ...

5 Things Your Conference Audience Cares About Now

 23rd February 2016 by gihan

5 Things Your Conference Audience Cares About Now

We keep hearing stories about the generational shift in the workplace, with more Gen Y’s (Millennials) moving into leadership positions. That’s true in the world of conferences as well. If you’re a conference organiser, sponsor, More ...

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Why Conference Speakers Need To Add More Value – And Five Ways to Do It

 5th May 2015 by gihan

Online education

Now that we have so many more ways to interact and meet – especially online – people have much higher expectations of conferences. Of course, conferences are still important, but they are a huge investment of time and money, so we’re More ...

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