Eye health is so critical. Seeing helps us to communicate and participate in the world. And eye glasses are valuable communication tools so let’s see what researchers have to say about blue light technology.
This felt like the longest video on earth to film and post. Follow my YouTube Creator journey and laugh and cry with me.
This is my first week done and dusted, after starting a YouTube Channel in my own name.
This is not a typical post for me. In fact, this video post goes against every professional communications bone in my body.
Think of public speaking, whether it’s a speech, podcast, or presentation- as a one-on-one conversation
Practicing for a media interview is one critical area of preparation in effective media training. It requires attention to your voice, your facial expressions, and how you hold yourself. It’s about being aware of your presence, and how you come across as a speaker, as a spokesperson, and as a leader. Based on more than
“By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.” Benjamin Franklin Let’s say, you’ve accepted a media interview request. And you’re new to the news media landscape, or you’ve just started in your spokesperson role. Or you’re receiving unexpected attention from the press. These are the kinds of situations that usually provoke a sense of
Most of us have heard the one about if you cross your arms over your chest you’re feeling defensive
As a project manager, department head or business owner, it’s essential to know and understand who your organisation’s stakeholders are. Throughout this post, I use the words ‘organisation’ and ‘company’ and ‘business’ interchangeably. It simply indicates that what I am writing applies to all. Stakeholders are also important to the work of not-for-profits or non-government
Behind the scenes, I’ve previously coached countless individuals in media training from all walks of life and sectors, including government, health and education officials, and community leaders. From those experiences, I’ve seen the power of highly interactive training workshops to transform people’s communication skills. Since 2004, when I first had the opportunity as one of
According to LinkedIn’s data insights published in March this year, communication skills is the second most in-demand skill globally for recruiters and employers. So, if you’re serious about improving your communication skills, then by all means necessary, be prepared to put in the work, the time, and the effort. It will pay you dividends in
Wondering how to share news and information about your organisation, your community, or your project with the media? Press releases are still useful to do. Social media and online digital platforms are part of the news-gathering ecosystem. But despite the rapid advances in technology over the last 20 years, writing a press release remains an