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Online Communication

GPB’s Guide to Online Spoken Communication Effective and persuasive spoken communication is a primary requirement in most job roles. Sometimes we also have to deal with the added complications posed by online or telephone contact, especially during the current Coronavirus-driven restrictions. You might need to prepare for an online interview, meeting, presentation, AGM, webinar, or […]


GPB wins the ‘Best Specialist Communications Advisor of the Year – UK’ award from the Global 100, 2020 Awards.

GPB is delighted to have won the Best Specialist Communications Advisor of the Year award again! GPB last won this award in 2018 from Global 100. With a poll of over 293,000 readers, it is required that all programs receive no less than 21% of votes from the global readership, in order to win. GPB is […]


GPB wins the ‘Best Specialist Communications Advisor of the Year – UK’ award from Corporate America Today – Annual Awards, 2020.

GPB is happy to have won the Best Specialist Communications Advisor Award for the second year running! Renowned for its unrivalled reach and targeted readership, now with a subscriber base totalling 287,768, the publication is at the forefront of all matters corporate, reaching professionals and board level decision makers, dealmakers, game changers, and all those […]


GPB wins two awards from ACQ5 Global Awards 2020

GPB wins the ‘UK – Strategic Business Consultancy of the Year’ award Ewan Pearson (Managing Director at GPB) wins the ‘UK – Strategic Business Consultant of the Year’ award. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________ GPB is pleased to announce that they have won the above two awards. ACQ5 is well renowned within the corporate marketplace. Voting for the awards […]


Speak up: 73rd Edition

Here is our 73rd GPB journal. 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 – […]


Neologisms (new words), 2014 onwards

GPB has for a long time had a tradition of collecting new words, or neologisms. Whilst we have fun and a bit of a laugh doing so, it was not until the end of 2014 that we decided we should start to collate and publish them. So, with a little fanfare (“tra-la”), here is our latest list, […]


Speak Up: 72nd Edition

Here is our 72nd GPB journal. 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 – […]


Rhetorical Tools List

Examples of 71 very popular and useful rhetorical tools Alliteration Allusion Anadiplosis Analogy Anaphora Anecdotes Anesis Anticlimax Antimetabole Antithesis Aphorism Aposiopesis Apposition Assonance Asyndeton Catachresis Chiasmus Climax Conduplicato Diacope Distincto Ellipsis Enthymeme Enumerato Epanalepsis Epistrophe Epitheton Epizeuxis Ethos Euphemismos Evidence Exemplum (example) Expletive Freudian Slip Hyperbole Hypophora Irony (Illusio) Litotes Logos Malapropism Metaphor Metonymy Mixaphor, […]


71st Edition

Here is our 71st GPB journal. 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 – […]


GPB Dictionary of Collective Nouns

Dictionary of collective nouns We have collected here a huge number of collective nouns, as a reference and for those seeking some light entertainment, if this is how you like to get it. They all follow the format “A/An [X] of [Y]. We have categorised these nouns into separate boxes in this order: Humans, Birds, […]