Ken's Blog

  • 22/04/2020 0 Comments
    Where to put the camera

    Now that we’re all working from home, the

    conditions of communication have changed and most of us are doing it very
    badly. But all that is about to change.

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  • 26/05/2017 0 Comments
    Success and motivation

    Success in business doesn’t just fall into your lap, while you passively pocket the pay cheques. Even the most talented...

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  • 19/05/2017 0 Comments
    The ultimate secret of success

    If I had to boil everything down to one single secret of success, I’d say it’s this: Take action! In it’s...

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  • 15/05/2017 0 Comments
    Adapting to others

    Here’s a dialogue I recently had with a French executive from a global company in Europe, which has a predominantly Japanese...

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  • 28/01/2015 0 Comments
    What does your face say about you?

    We’re all born with fairly open faces, but by the time we’re 30 or 40, that face may have turned...

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  • 21/07/2013 0 Comments
    The law of attraction in action

    For anyone who doubts it, the law of attraction – like attract like – really does work. You’ve probably experienced it yourself...

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  • 20/02/2012 0 Comments
    Grabbing your audience

    For many business executives, especially in the financial sector, one of the greatest fears in meetings or presentations is being...

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  • 29/03/2011 0 Comments
    Adapting to others

    Here’s a dialogue I recently had with a French executive from a global company in Europe, which has a predominantly...

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  • 07/02/2011 0 Comments
    Why fear rhetorical devices?

    People giving business presentations tend to avoid anything out of the ordinary in order to conform to the way everyone...

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  • 11/01/2011 0 Comments
    The female executive in a male world

    A senior executive I was recently working with wanted to gain more gravitas and credibility...

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  • 09/11/2010 0 Comments
    Distracted when presenting?

    This conversation, with someone from a global company, points up a big problem in the age of the BlackBerry. Are...

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  • 11/10/2010 0 Comments
    Being present

    Here’s an exchange I had recently with a delegate on the second morning of one of my Communication Skills courses...

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