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    Corporate training trends in 2019

    The expectations of todays learner have changed, and corporations must keep pace with those expectations to keep employees happy and attract new talent. But thats not the only thing driving change in the corporate training landscape. Employers have finally recognized that an organization with a strong learning culture, one that is aligned with business strategies and goals, will outperform its competition. Few would argue that Learning and Development is now more critical than ever to any corporations long-term success. This awareness has spurred a number of improvements to the corporate training landscape. Several factors have contributed to the evolution of corporate training and the increasingly central role of learning within…

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    5 Internal Communications Trends for 2019

    Internal communications is changing slowly. We still see many newsletters and magazines with the usual content (Interview with the CEO, Our office in Dubai, We ran for charity in Zurich and The secret hobby of .). These newsletters and magazines hardly ever excite employees. Employees want to be heard, employees want to be taken serious and employees appreciate quick and honest communication. What are some of the trends we expect to influence internal communications in 2019? The 5 Ms for 2019. 1. More listening, less sending As we know, listening is difficult. I think that in many organisations senior management is kind of happy with the traditional processes. Annual performance…

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    7 modern website design trends you should know about in 2019.

    75% of consumers judge the credibility and trustworthiness of your business from your website’s design. Today’s web visitors are sharper and more judgmental than ever. And, they’re only growing more so, as the generations who have grown up with internet access take on a larger and larger percentage of the population. As a digital medium, web design is far more subject to shifts in technology than its traditional print forbearers. But we’re now 18 years into the new millennium, so that’s no surprise, is it? What is surprising is the way web designers have continued to cope with increasing technical challenges and still manage to create sites that are user-friendly,…

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    Tips on developing a great presentation

    Knowing how to deliver an idea is beneficial, no matter what line of business you’re in. But if you’ve tried everything in the books to improve your presentation skills and are still met with the kind of anxiety that causes you to break out in a cold sweat and stumble over your carefully planned words, it’s time to try a different approach. Remember, speaking in front of people is a skill, not an innate ability. The internet gives us access to countless videos of the greatest speakers of our time. Deconstruct their speech by highlighting their approach, tactics, and execution. Then identify each speaking skill that was demonstrated, study it,…

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    Modulate your speech or don’t speak!

    We all speak and it is really important to understand the power of voice- having control over it and knowing how to modulate it. Voice modulation and control is one of the key tools you can use to make your speech a success. If we don’t modulate our speech then it’s better to keep quiet. Voice modulation is necessary for making your speech interesting. If someone is speaking without modulating his/her voice, they will sound like people who are not concerned whether you listen to them or not Voice modulation makes your listeners listen to you. What is voice modulation? And how do we imbibe voice modulation techniques in our…

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    How to tell a story?

    How to tell a story? The world is shaped by two things stories told and the memories they leave behind. ―Vera Nazarian We love stories. A good story can convey a message, entertain or ignite a fire within your audience. As a storyteller,we create experiences, which in turn become stories. Many people think that the art of storytelling is something difficult and complex, reserved only for certain skilledmembers of society. That couldnt be farther from the truth. The skills necessary to tell a story can be acquired through practice and with the right toolkit; everyone can become a master storyteller. Here are some of the ways to improve the art…

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    6 Secrets of Language that contribute to Convincing Communication

      We all communicate all the time with friends colleagues family members and other groups. The objective of communication is always to convince or influence people with whom you are communicating. Of course, content is the king. It should be necessary for you to say what your listener want to listen is. The subject should be interesting to them. Otherwise, there is no reason why they should listen to you and spend time with you. But the best of content can be ruined by the inaccurate and faulty communication. If you want others to pay attention to you we have to be very convincing. How can we be convincing? The…

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    6 Stages of Stage fright

    Stage fright has been troubling people from the times armorial. One wants to speak to a group, to express himself or herself, they have the ideas and want to share knowledge but the stage fright scares them. What is stage fright and how does it operate? Ill describe six stages of stage fright to explain in totality why and how it takes place. After understanding the root cause of the problem, I will also give suggestions as to how you can avoid stage fright. This video has been prepared for all those friends who are afflicted by the demon called stage fright, but do not know how to avoid, how…

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    Is stuttering curable?

    One % of the world population suffers from stuttering as per the available figures. However, various stages of stuttering have been revealed. The topic that we are going to discuss today is whether stuttering is curable or the victim has to live throughout the life with the speech problem. To understand the answer for this question, it is necessary to find out what is the cause, of stuttering. Stuttering can happen due to various reasons. It has been observed that 50% of the cases stuttering are hereditary. Besides, there could be medical reasons which we will not talk about as it is beyond the scope of this discussion. Only qualified…

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    Four Foremost Facets of a Powerful Speech

    Speech which doesnt influence is without any significance and is best avoided. The speech has been a subject of importance ever since the society became cultured. The great speakers were poor speakers at one time. It is a myth that speech or powerful speaking is a God-given quality. The nature of speech is dynamic and can be developed with personal efforts. The capacity and talent of great speech must be created. One needs to buckle down. It’s better to hone your speaking skills under direction of a capable coach. Public Speaking is not a need for just for the political pioneers or motivational speakers. The capability in this ability should…