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Monthly Archives: July, 2015

Side-stepping difficult questions – go wide, go forward #Rugby example

Originally posted on doubleshot media:
This technique is very valuable. This is from an earlier post from a turbulent time for Australia’s rugby union team – the Wallabies – and…

July 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

The benefits (and dangers) of abbreviations in business communication – #Rugby examples

In business communication we often have to make our points quickly – especially when we present to time-poor audiences. Abbreviations (short forms) can help you communicate faster – but only … Continue reading

July 27, 2015 · 1 Comment

When you present – be present! Business #presenting lessons we can all learn from post-game #rugby media conferences

In business we often have to be part of joint presentations where we have to support other speakers – and not get in their way or be a distraction. This … Continue reading

July 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

For Rugby fans and language lovers – “plethora” and “pilloried” and “torpid”

Originally posted on doubleshot media:
If you love words and learning more about words – I encourage you to enjoy Rugby Union and take note of the words used. I’m…

July 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

How Rugby Union can help executives improve their business writing

Are you one of those business people who dreads writing? You’re so busy and you feel nervous that others will judge you and criticise any writing mistakes that slip through. … Continue reading

July 15, 2015 · 1 Comment