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The right tone of voice

Nov 23

To maximize your impact when speaking in public, the single most important thing is tone of voice. The first question you ask yourself is, “What is my intention?”. Then, you

What is your story?

Nov 07

Being able to persuade is the linchpin of business.  If people don’t buy in to what you do or what you sell at an emotional level it will be much

How to be SMART

Oct 31

Is this a smart decision? That was the question I asked myself when I registered for my first ever semi-marathon. Some might say no since I’m not really a runner.

Am I repeating myself?

Oct 24

A lot of presenters are afraid to repeat themselves but repetition is truly the art of pedagogy. To ground your leadership and show direction in your presentations, make sure that

The power of silence

Oct 18

Watching Christine Lagarde give the keynote speech at the opening ceremony of the IBA Annual Conference in Washington in 2016, it is clear that she is the consummate public speaker.

Emotionally attractive

Oct 04

We spend a lot of time talking about how attractive celebrities and athletes are. Paul Newman’s blue eyes, Antoine Griezmann’s cute baby face, Usain Bolt’s lightning speed, Audrey Hepburn’s gamine