Being human…

Being human…

Giving a talk on The Art of Conversation, I mentioned a kind of conversation called Thing Talk. Thing Talk is conversation about such subjects as weather, cars, fashion, computers, banks, money, widgets and whatsits, facts and information – any subject in fact except the people having the conversation – you and me. Subjects include abstractions such as more »

How can I be authentic in what I wear but still fit in?

How can I be authentic in what I wear but still fit in?

Being known, liked and trusted is vital for building positive, professional relationships. Personal image is the gateway to building these three. In her talk delivered for Women in Management London, Joanna Gaudoin outlined the aspects of personal image as appearance, body language and voice, which in turn have an impact on internal confidence. Opinions are more »

Strength was a watchword at Inspiring Women 2015

A formidable line-up of inspiring women spoke at the London day of Management Today’s flagship conference series on 19th November 2015. In perfect wordplay, the event featured both tremendously inspiring women and provided an opportunity for the mainly female audience to gather inspiration. Strengths and approaches of positive leadership were the golden thread that ran more »