Presentation Skills from an 8 Year Old.

By | January 31st, 2017|presentation tips, Uncategorized|

I've been inundated by people from all around the world over the last few weeks on the back of a couple of posts on Linkedin which went viral. Many people are asking for some help with presentation skills. So I decided to create a little something using a small piece of footage of my 8 [...]

What Star Wars Can Teach Us About Speaking.

By | January 11th, 2016|presentation tips|

Battle with light sabers Like many people I went to see the new Star Wars movie recently. Actually I probably waited a little long than most to see it. I absolutely loved it. And I’ve just booked it again for tomorrow night, This time with Ellis my son. He’s only 8 but [...]

YOUR Comfort Zone

By | April 10th, 2015|Motivation, presentation tips, Resilience|

YOUR Comfort Zone This is an important blog post about you and your comfort zone. But first I want to share with you one of my favourite quotes on this subject… “I've learned in my life that it's important to be able to step outside your comfort zone and be challenged with something you're not [...]

Three Things I Learnt Last Week That Can Help You Today!

By | March 17th, 2015|presentation tips|

Well, I thought I had learnt everything there was to know about public speaking. And you’d think so after having been speaking for over 10 years and having now delivered 1,735 sessions since I gave my very first professional talk on 8th February 2005. But last week I learned three things in relation to speaking [...]

Hairs On The Back Of My Neck Stood Up!

By | March 3rd, 2015|presentation tips, Uncategorized|

Wow! What an incredible weekend. The launch of the ‘iCan Speak’ Academy far exceeded my expectations and is one day I’ll not forget in a hurry. In fact one of the delegates caused the hairs on the back of my neck to stand up. (I’ll explain why in a second.) In the picture above you will [...]

Speaker News Flash

By | February 11th, 2015|presentation tips|

We interrupt your day to bring you this from our 'iCan Speak Academy' on the spot reporter. Please be aware there is no flash photography in this item. On my travels around the UK speaking at various events I get the pleasure of seeing some great speakers: But there is always two sides to a [...]