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Working from home – making it work for you

  Many of us who are used leaving the house to go to work in an office every day will find it difficult to adjust to home working. Home can be full of distractions and […]

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The power of public speaking

What is it about public speaking? Whether that refers to informing or entertaining a hall full of people or just presenting on your feet to half a dozen colleagues or clients, it ranks in the […]

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The science of conversation

How often is it that we stop to consider the inspiration, meaning and consequences of the words that come out of our mouths? How often do we consider the way our spoken language shapes and […]

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Top twenty tips for creative start-ups

Harriet Kelsall’s Top 20 Tips for Creative Start-ups  1.  You don’t have to know very much about business to start one and turn it into a success.  You don’t need qualifications or social media expertise- […]

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The importance of online personal branding

With the ever-growing influence of technology, our social and business landscapes are changing. And with changing landscapes come new rules – not least among these is a new approach to personal branding. Though this may […]

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How to improve your blog content

A blog can be an extremely effective platform for entrepreneurs who are looking for an innovative way to promote their brand, or a fulfilling career path for anyone considering taking up blogging full-time. Here, digital […]

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The importance of asking challenging questions

Do you feel comfortable challenging the status quo at work? It’s important because to be successful we must be asking purposeful questions: Why are we pursuing this initiative? Why are we hiring this person? Why […]

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The link between happiness and time

No matter how busy we think we are, it is possible to savour life’s best moments. With the right habits, we can live efficiently and effectively, and yet still see time as abundant. In this article, we […]

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How to work out just what you DO want to do

How is it that some people seem to know exactly what they want to do, and have always known it? But for you, while there are quite a few things that you find interesting, none […]

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What is your body language saying?

Body language is a very effective tool for public speaking. Here, Nigel Barlow, a professional keynote speaker and creative coach, gives advice on how to use your body language to enhance your presentation skills, whatever […]

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How to multiply your success with Collaborative Advantage

The seeds of this approach were sown several years ago after I had enjoyed offering my marketing skills to a number of charities that I believed in. I realised that supporting them had been as […]

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Collaborative Advantage

Conventional competition-based approaches to strategy no longer work and  can actively prevent an organisation from achieving its goals. Paul Skinner  proposes an alternative model, that of Collaborative Advantage, to drive a greater level of success […]

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