Giving confident and powerful presentations – our top 5 tips

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You’ve been asked to give a presentation – that’s great news! You might not be thinking that right now, but trust me, this is your chance to shine. If you’re like most people, you probably don’t like presenting very much. All it takes is a little preparation, some practice, and a winning mindset. Read on for some simple tips from …

Living on an island…

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This weekend I’ve been in Guernsey (pop 62,000) for a BIFM Channel Islands training day, where I was presenting on various topics to a fabulous group of FM professionals, many of whom had never met each other. I had not stopped to consider that Guernsey is such a small island and much closer to France than to the UK. I have …

The 4 unlikely tricks for public speaking success

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Public speaking is something a lot of us dread – it doesn’t matter how successful you are or how good you are at your job, the thought of standing up in front of a room full of people and delivering a speech can be daunting. Liz Kentish, Managing Director of people development firm Kentish and Co, spoke exclusively to Business …