What I learnt from an Executive Leadership Course

Written by Georgina McMahon

Published: July 9, 2020

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How to Transform your Spanish Accent to Sound like a Native English Speaker

Principal Coach Jamie Chapman gives his insights working with Spanish speakers who wish to soften their Spanish accents whilst speaking in English. Read on for some useful tips if you are Spanish on...

Written by Jamie Chapman

Published: July 2, 2020

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7 Black Innovators You Should Learn From

The current Black Lives Matter movement and protests in America and indeed across the world have impacted so many people, and spurred reflections on what is and what is not okay in today's modern...

Written by Georgina McMahon

Published: June 19, 2020

Life In Lockdown: I'm nervous on camera but led daily vocal warm-ups on Zoom for 30 days

I’ve always enjoyed vocal warm ups. My favourite class at drama school was voice, partly because I seemed to be quite good at these classes, and partly because I always felt so good afterwards. They...

Written by Samantha Ferree

Published: June 4, 2020

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How to Manage Uncertainty in the Virtual Workplace

Our working lives have been evolving for a while now, but the global pandemic has led to a radical change, and a scale of uncertainty that many of us have never experienced before. Working entirely...

Written by Cat Clancy

Published: May 12, 2020

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Why you shouldn’t feel guilty for wanting to reduce your native accent.

Should non-native English speakers drop, change or soften their accents? Your first instinct may be an indignant “of course not!” And in a way, we agree. But as with many things in life that seem...

Written by Emma Serlin

Published: May 2, 2020

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Creating connections in an increasingly virtual world

Remote working has been on the rise for some time with people asking for more flexible employment options - and with the current lockdown forcing most of us to become acquainted with virtual...

Written by Emma Serlin

Published: April 14, 2020

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Set-up for success: the best home office environment for virtual communication

We’ve all been on conference calls that have been less than perfect - crackly lines, disappearing hosts, background interference and blurry screens, to name a few! During the current lockdown...

Written by Emma Serlin

Published: March 30, 2020

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Productive ways to keep yourself busy in self-isolation

The current lockdown situation might be limiting our movements for the next few months, but let's not let it limit our minds. Here are some ideas for you and please feel free to comment with any...

Written by Emma Serlin

Published: March 19, 2020

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What is our approach during this time of disruption?

There is no doubting this is one of the oddest and in many ways most alarming times most of us have experienced. But as a resolutely positive person, I am fully committed to finding the positives and...

Written by Emma Serlin

Published: March 18, 2020