It’s Child Mental Health Week here in the UK, and the question of social media & the internet’s impact on young minds has been raised, particularly how they manage their interactions with peers. Young people are testing themselves against everything they see and hear online and it’s not surprising that this can have an overwhelming Read more about Child Mental Health Week: How Communication Skills can Help Young People in the Internet Age[…]
In interviews and meetings, even at parties, when we have to talk about ourselves we can sometimes come across as self-deprecating and overly modest & shy. Or, worse, we may come across as vain, arrogant, full of ourselves. Let’s unpack what we’re doing when we speak about our experiences, skills or achievements… What is our Read more about Why is it hard to talk about myself positively when people ask about my experience and skills?[…]
Effective communication is not mastered by just knowing what to say and how to say it. A significant factor is knowing when to say it.
All thriving businesses, no matter how diverse they are from one another, owe a considerable part of their success to one common factor: effective communication.
It is increasingly recognised that strong presentation, verbal and non-verbal communication skills are a huge asset in business, negotiation, recruitment, marketing and sales, as well as within management structures and leadership