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Five steps to become an effective communicator

- July 15, 2020 3 MIN READ

Warren Buffet says by investing in improving your communication skills; you increase your “value by at least 50 per cent”. At the same time, Richard Branson describes communication “as the most important skill a leader can possess”, writes marketing and communications specialist Leora Givoni. Think back to a leader who had an impact on you.… Read more »

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How small businesses can use presentations to lift their profile and attract new clients

- July 2, 2018 3 MIN READ

Andrew Klein, director of Spike Presentations; a communications expert and presentation pro, explains why ‘telling not selling’ is integral to small business success. About 10 years ago when Skype and video-conferencing technology really took off, I recall hearing doomsayers predicting the end of the conference industry. The commonly asked question was “Why would people gather… Read more »