Speak Up: 46th Edition

Here is our 46th journal edition. It is designed as an ongoing coaching tool for our clients and is packed with a wealth of information and good hands-on tips and tricks from the world of communications, presentations, negotiations and business development. Please write back if you wish to comment or add another reader, and – on behalf of our team at GPB, we hope you’ll enjoy reading it. We publish these Journals as free ongoing professional development for our clients.

In this edition:

Expanding by contracting by Simon North

Simon suggests that ‘Contracting’ is a powerful tool for all  parts of life.

Preparing like an Olympian by Ewan Pearson

Ewan describes how to prepare yourselves to Olympic standard.

Persuasion – Just or unjust by Lynda Russell-Whitaker

Lynda contrasts the two types with examples from real life.

The spoken full stop by Alastair Grant

Alastair suggests how to improve your finish in the delivery of a phrase

How to avoid the modern meeting curse by Tim Farish

Tim gives some great tips on how to improve your meetings.