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If L&D Professionals Don’t Set Clear Expectations, Someone’s Gonna Get Hurt

Last week, as part of a teambuilding activity, I played paintball with some co-workers. Before we were allowed to fire away at each other, we were given a mandatory “briefing” during which the rules of engagement were explained. 531 more words


Instead of PowerPoint... dance?

If you’ve read my blog posts for a while, you know I have some strong opinions about PowerPoint. In short, I think it’s a powerful tool that is all too often poorly used in presentations, wasting people’s time and turning them more cynical to training and presentations in general. 139 more words

Presentation Skills

Coming in 2015... Online Training and Apps


Coming in 2015…

Starting in 2015, we will have several new online and mobile training programs including Preventing Harassment and Discrimination in the Workplace, … 74 more words

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Will PowerPoint Replace You?

The other day, as I cleaned up a colleague’s slides, he said: “Wow Brian, you’re a PowerPoint ninja!” It was a nice compliment. While I’m still nowhere near the ability of a… 375 more words

Presentation Skills

Presenting about Presenting

It’s often good to follow your own advice

Last Friday I presented to a group of health practitioners (registered dietitians) at their annual conference. The topic was “presentation skills” – an important element of their professional practice, as dietitians frequently work with various client goups experiencing complex and challenging health conditions. 261 more words

Clinical Education

18 Places for Training Professionals to Sharpen Their Skills

Training other people is an art form that, if done well, can change the world… and if done poorly, will not only have an adverse impact on your own session, but can turn your audience cynical about the value of any future training opportunities, too. 555 more words


Marketing Yourself and Your Business - Presentation and Public Speaking Skills Coaching Discount

Presentation and Public Speaking Skills Coaching – 20% Discount!


Market Yourself and Your Business in a Professional and Confident Manner

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Presentation Skills