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How to nail that presentation: Lessons from the acting world

In the world of PR, people are asked to present online or in person all the time. Just thinking about it can make our palms sweat and our hearts race as the nerves kick in. Let’s face it; public speaking can be daunting, yet it is an essential skill to conquer if we want to progress in our careers. Whenever …

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Corporate training sessions tackle presentation skills shortage

The return to offices continues to shed light on a number of workplace behaviors that could use some improvement — like employees’ presentation skills. Presenting virtually is far different than in person, where reading the room, paying attention to one’s body language, more actively engaging one’s audience and other factors must be considered. Demand for corporate training sessions on presenting …

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How Hendrix Training made the move to online coaching during COVID-19

For Hendrix Training one of the biggest changes during the COVID-19 crisis has been a shift to running courses online via Zoom and Microsoft Teams rather than face-to-face. It has been an interesting journey. In our latest podcast co-founders Steve Hemsley and Lucy Morgans join lead trainer Jonas Cemm to discuss the move to online training. One of our clients …

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The Actor’s Apprentice

Lord Sugar sees candidate benefit from drama presentation boost. The BBC’s The Apprentice finalist Courtney Wood was so terrified about having to present to 250 industry big wigs at London’s City Hall that he invested in some drama-led public speaking training to calm his nerves.