Category Archives: Coaching

How one speaker got the X Factor

Apparently public speaking is the number one fear for people – ahead of even dying! So I was especially thrilled to get this feedback from a rather worried client who I’d coached to speak in front of hundreds of people. … Continue reading

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What skills do communicators need now?

We recently attended a talk at the International Association for Business Communicators (http://www.iabc.com/) where the recruitment company VMA (http://www.vmagroup.com/) presented research findings about the communication industry. Some of the findings of interest were:      Top five skills for development … Continue reading

Posted in Coaching, Communication

>Listen to Karen’s views on the BBC about volunteering in the UK and Australia

>Link via http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/p0037l6t/Sarah_Walker_03_06_2009/ This link to Sarah Walker’s BBC Berkshire radio show is available for the next 7 days, but you can find more information about: The Winston Churchill Travel Fellowship on www.wcmt.org.uk and www.ozblog2008.blogspot.com Mentoring and getting involved with … Continue reading

Posted in BBC Radio Berkshire, Coaching, Communication, Karen Kimberley, The Princes Trust, Training, Winston Churchill Fellowship