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Communication Skills Articles

Looking for advice on communication skills to help your career? Read articles from industry leaders and trainers who help professionals further their skills and advance their careers. From presentation skills articles to writing skills articles, to advice on how to keep your overall skills up-to-date, read the below to get advice on moving your career forward.

Last updated: 26/04/2022

Leaving Teaching? You Already Have 5 Top Skills New Employers Want.

Are you looking to leave teaching? The pandemic tested teachers in new and unexpected ways. They rose to the challenge admirably, but now many of these teaching superheroes want to leave the classroom; and they are taking an arsenal of highly desirable skills to their new careers.

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Last updated: 21/04/2020


A crisis can occur without notice. Thus, it becomes crucial for business owners to have a Crisis Management Plan in place to reverse the effects within a short time-span. Having a plan instills a sense of trust amongst stakeholders and can help tackle negative press. It can help to increase productivity of employees during and after crisis, as everyone will know their roles and responsibilities we ...
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Last updated: 21/04/2020


The recent pre-Christmas crisis with drones flying over Gatwick airport, should be rather embarrassing for the airport authorities. Drones have been a plausible threat for many years.  The Telegraph newspaper reported on the 19th March 2018 that drone near-misses had more than tripled in two years, with 92 being reported alone in 2017.  Potentially more damaging than bird-strikes.
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Last updated: 07/04/2020

Are you a ‘baby-Zoomer’?

If you are, then you might be interested in a free live online training event to help you get started. Zoom is a great tool for online meetings, lessons and ‘get-togethers’ with lots of very useful features. For a novice at a video or online communication it can all seem a little tricky at first. And then once the tech is sorted, how do you talk to people are not even listening or looking at you!& ...
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Last updated: 07/04/2020

Brilliant Lessons Online – Free Training!

Whether you are teaching physics or yoga, cooking or karate, English or maths, you can use Zoom to run brilliant, engaging, interactive and enjoyable. If you are, then you will be interested in this free live online training event to help you get started, quickly and easily. Whether you are looking to run classes from 1 to 100, you will gain lots of ideas and short-cuts in just 45 minutes – all co ...
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Last updated: 27/03/2020

The Foundations of an Effective Speaker

There’s an apartment block close to where I live. Its position in the town centre on the top of the hill must give it outstanding views of the surrounding countryside. I imagine the price of the penthouse flat to be extraordinarily high. But that flat doesn’t stand alone. It’s perched on top of all the flats below, and I imagine the foundations for that tall building must go very deep.
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Last updated: 24/01/2020

4 Easy Ways to Improve Team Communication During Organisational Change

There is no denying that effective communication is one of the most important ingredients when it comes to planning and implementing major organisational change. If teams, departments and individuals do not communicate openly and honestly with one and other, then it will be impossible to deliver the transformation hoped for by an organisational change.
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Last updated: 12/08/2020

How to Improve your Communication Skills

Are you ready to converse more effectively, cultivate better relationships and change every aspect of your life for the better? With a these 5 tips everyone can become a more articulate and captivating communicator.

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Last updated: 15/07/2019

Women in Leadership – Commanding Presence, Boldness and Passion

When it comes to leadership, women have come a long way. We are seeing more and more strong women leaders the world over, but there is still a lot of work to do. Learn about how theatre-based training can help you command presence, respect, and exude confidence.

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Last updated: 18/06/2018

The most annoying office personalities

Offices are fragile ecosystems where co-habitation requires a delicate balance of professionalism, respect and consideration.

Yet all too often our comfort and focus are jeopardised by colleagues who haven't learnt to do away with a range of quirks and behaviours that drive us completely up the wall. Do you recognise any of these personalities in your office?

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U.K. L&D Report: 2019 - Benchmark Your Workplace Learning Strategy

Are you curious about the L&D strategies of some of the U.K.'s top companies?

Find out what they're up to in's second annual U.K. L&D Report!


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