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Queensland Department of Health – its’* writing needs a check-up!

We can all learn from this writing example I saw just moments ago from the Queensland Department of Health. I’ll get straight to the point on the lessons we can … Continue reading

November 4, 2015 · 1 Comment

How to get action in this age of distraction – Tip 1: use your phone

One of the best life lessons I ever got was from one of my ‘business and creative heroes” Sam (antha) Horn from the US. I live by her mantra: “Ink … Continue reading

August 5, 2015 · 1 Comment

Difficult message to deliver? How to be more positive in your speech or presentation

If you want to be more positive in your next presentation, I encourage you to: 1. Practise delivering your presentation out loud 2. Record it (on video or audio) so … Continue reading

June 9, 2015 · 2 Comments

What to do when you are speaking and you lose your train of thought – Part 1

You are making a point or answering a question – then you lose your train of thought and you can’t remember where you were going or the point you were … Continue reading

March 16, 2015 · 1 Comment

Great advice on how to answer tough questions – from skilled US politicians

“Never answer the question that is asked of you. Answer the question that you wish had been asked.” – Robert McNamara We all have to answer tough questions – in … Continue reading

February 16, 2015 · 1 Comment

Improve how you ask and answer tough questions – Insiders Barrie Cassidy interviews Finance Minister Mathias Cormann

When you need to ask or answer questions as part of your job – you can learn a lot from watching professionals in action on shows such as the ABC’s … Continue reading

February 11, 2015 · 1 Comment

Asking and answering tough questions – how the professionals do it

Do you like watching two skilled tennis players competing? I enjoy watching the tennis. I also enjoy watching skilled journalists and politicians “battling it out” in an interview. Here are … Continue reading

February 11, 2015 · Leave a comment