Training and Development

Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
Oscar Wilde

You owe it to yourself to be the very best you can be.

While it may be important not to ‘judge a book by its cover’, how do other people perceive you? What impression do you give your audience and how effectively do you communicate with them?

                           

The impact you make is a direct result of one simple truth – The Human Element. You possess this, but do not always allow yourself to display it. This entails having the confidence to display your complete personality in order to make an emotional connection.  Too often you may be fearful; nervous of looking stupid and therefore fail to communicate your message in the way you intend or make the positive impression you would like.

In essence, it is not so much what you say as how you say it. Your personal presence is the experience that people have of you and the memory they will take away.

We coach you to improve your performance and maximise your potential. If you would like to:

  • Make an emotional connection
  • Overcome the fear factor
  • Communicate with greater impact
  • Increase authenticity
  • Develop a more positive self-image
  • Gain personal confidence
  • Develop your leadership style

We help you by delivering impactful, bespoke interpersonal skills workshops in business and education for groups, teams and individuals including:

  • Personal Impact
  • Communication and Presentation Skills
  • Pitching
  • Public Speaking
  • Leadership Style
  • Interview Skills

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Duncan’s workshop on Presenting on camera was just what we needed, and the whole group (there were 7 of us) overcame our fears that day, and grew in confidence (and had a lot of fun and laughter along the way!). Duncan’s techniques taught us how to appear more natural and authentic, which helps to build an emotional connection with those we’re reaching out to.
Melanie Jones, Executive Recruiter and HR Specialist – Yorkshire, Castle Employment Agency