Instant impact

Instant impact is hard to rewind!I am sure none of the following first impression faux-pas will ever apply to you, but here is a reminder of how to make a negative instant impact. It is so easy to set up a barrier between you and those you ‘communicate’ with – it can happen in an instant. […]

What impact are you having?

Read on if you are a business owner, employee or student (covered most bases there!). Read on if you are interested in fine-tuning the impact you have on others when you communicate – and are open to having some tactics to try. As a coach who encourages my clients to try things out, to role play […]

6 books – 6 insights

6 books to help you become an even better communicator in 2019. In the spirit of end of year traditions – I thought I would share 6 book recommendations. If you chose to work with me in 2019 – elements of these insights will almost certainly come up! Whether it is working on a fear […]

Adapt your Authenticity

To be a truly effective communicator you need to be authentic whilst also able to conform. You need to adapt your authenticity.  Here’s why and how you need to be an authentic leader who respects conformity. Let’s start with the word ‘Authentic’. Like many other current buzzwords – it is chucked about but rarely explained in […]

How to be Authentic

How to be Authentic – authenticallyThe video gives an overview of the topic and tactics – the rest of the post sets this out in writing – your choice (both would be brilliant!) Define Authentic’True to one’s own personality, spirit or character’   Merriam Webster Dictionary Origins of the word:Authenticity – authoritative. Acting on one’s own authority.Authentikos […]

Fear of being judged

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On stage, on camera, in a meeting or at a networking event – there is something that makes us feel awkward and anxious – the fear of being judged.The fear could be preventing you from presenting, innovating and leading! So it needs to be deconstructed and managed. This short article aims to help do just […]