Delivery Tips: How to Simplify Communicating a Complex Strategy

‘Tis the season for holiday cheer and…strategy planning.

We know those two don’t necessarily mix but they both seem to be in abundance this time of year. We will assume you have the holiday cheer under control and will focus on how to best roll out your strategy plan so it engages the right action from your team.

One of the biggest challenges our clients face is […]


Meetings not Efficient? Tips for every meeting facilitator

With leaders spending nearly 23 hours every week in meetings, frustration levels are high if those meetings aren’t efficient or productive. If you facilitate meetings, here are a few tips to keep your meetings moving in the right direction.

Before the meeting…

Confirm a meeting is needed – Is a meeting the best way to accomplish the task? Is your weekly standing meeting still achieving its objective? Don’t […]


Enunciation Techniques for ESL Speakers

We have been doing more work in Shanghai, and through our travels have been reminded of the value of helping English as a Second Language (ESL) presenters with effective enunciation techniques.

We wanted to share these techniques with any of you who also present with English as a second language. The key to these techniques is to exaggerate when you practice.

Enunciation Techniques for ESL Speakers:

Open your mouth:

English has […]