Case study: working with graduates from RSB on their Presentation Skills

Rachel Lambert Forsyth CBiol FRSB, Director of Membership and Professional Affairs at the Royal Society of Biology shares how a Presentation Skills Masterclass equipped their students with the tools and confidence to present their ideas, and enhance the value of their Accreditation Conference for attendees and students. Background In 2018 we ran an inaugural Accreditation

10 myths about public speaking

Ten myths about speaking and speakers. Take a look. Is one of these holding you back? Get in touch and let me know.       #10 “What’s the thing you tell yourself that’s holding you back?” Here are 9 more myths. Take a look and see if the one you cherish is in the

Don’t say another word

Why some speakers don’t get asked back and how to make sure you do. Are you an in-demand speaker? To be fair, it’s likely that only a few speakers can honestly answer ‘yes’ to this question. But speaking is becoming a more competitive activity. Organisers need to be able to trust the speakers they bring

Top tips no 7: Handling questions in a presentation

Begin by taking control over your thoughts and feelings around questions (see Eating Questions for Breakfast.) Then turn this into action. Work through these five steps and questions will become a rollercoaster you can learn to enjoy. In fact, you’ll be able to open your eyes, let go of the handrail, fling your head back