"Speak Up" Journals

“Speak Up” is GPB’s quarterly Journal of our latest thinking in our specialist areas. It shares some of our experiences in interesting and informative articles. From time-to-time we invite guests and clients to write articles on something topical, to add variety to the mix.

 

Speak Up: 51st Edition

Speak Up: 51 Edition Here is our 51st GPB journal. It is packed with a wealth of information and good hands-on tips and tricks from the world of communications, presentations, business development.  Please write back if you wish to comment and  – on behalf of Lynda, Alastair, Tim and myself – we hope you’ll enjoy […]

Speak Up: 50th Edition

Speak Up: 50th Edition Here is our latest GPB journal packed with a wealth of information and good hands-on tips and tricks from the world of communications, presentations, business development. Please write back if you wish to comment and we hope you’ll enjoy reading it. In this edition: Deeper voices earn more money by Alastair Grant […]

Speak Up: 49th Edition

Speak Up: 49th Edition Here is our latest GPB journal packed with a wealth of information and good hands-on tips and tricks from the world of communications, presentations, business development. Please write back if you wish to comment and we hope you’ll enjoy reading it. In this edition: The total opposite by Andrew Richards Andrew explains […]

Speak Up: 48th Edition

Speak Up: 48th Edition Here is our latest GPB journal packed with a wealth of information and good hands-on tips and tricks from the world of communications, presentations, business development. Please write back if you wish to comment and we hope you’ll enjoy reading it. In this edition: Evidence in support of cases… of wine By […]

Speak Up: 47th Edition

Speak Up: 47th Edition Here is our latest GPB journal packed with a wealth of information and good hands-on tips and tricks from the world of communications, presentations, business development. Please write back if you wish to comment and we hope you’ll enjoy reading it. In this edition: Difficult conversations By Tim Farish Tim suggests how […]

Speak Up: 46th Edition

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 […]

Speak Up: 45th Edition

Speak Up: 45th Edition Here is our latest GPB journal packed with a wealth of information and good hands-on tips and tricks from the world of communications, presentations, business development.  Please write back if you wish to comment and I hope you’ll enjoy reading it. In this edition: Similes, metaphors and analogies: By Andrew Richards […]

Speak Up: 44th Edition

Speak Up: 44th Edition In this edition: Note Bashing or tweakingBy Alastair GrantTwang the vocal chords to tweak your presentations Rhyme or reasonBy Lynda Russell-WhitakerIf twanging doesn’t grab you, maybe tongue twisters will Happy rhetorical WintervalBy Ewan PearsonShould we embrace new words or shun them? There’s a prize bottle of Champagne in it for you…… […]

Speak Up: 43rd Edition

Speak Up: 43rd Edition In this edition:The New Alexander Technique by Penny Dash Penny responds to Simon Boughey’s media article with some general advice Who mirrors, who matches? By Ewan Pearson Adaptation of salespeople to their clients is often far from ideal. Body Talk By Tim Farish How the right type of emotion can win […]

Speak Up: 42nd Edition

Speak Up: 42nd Edition In this Edition:It’s a hack’s life By Simon Boughey Journalists are often sadly misunderstood – an insider’s view What’s in a face? Quite a lot actually By Tim Farish An insight into Professor Eckman’s FACS To Russia with a mission By Alastair Grant There are opportunities to be made if you […]

Speak Up: 41st Edition

Speak Up: 41st Edition Here is our 41st 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 […]

Speak Up: 40th Edition

Speak Up: 40th Edition In this Edition:The Queen speaks    By Carl Schreiter Carl examines the most British of Christmas traditions. A tale of two speeches By Alastair Grant    The art of formal and informal speech making. Plane Speaking By Tim Farish Tim looks at how mitigating speech can be dangerous Do it matter wot I […]