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01:38Tell a proper story - making sense to your audience
Steve Leroy

Tell a proper story - making sense to your audience

Posted 20 hours ago

To get in the right mindset for putting your speech together, always start by considering...

01:36Tell a proper story – developing a narrative
Steve Leroy

Tell a proper story – developing a narrative

Posted 20 hours ago

Humans like stories, because since the early origins of mankind, stories have been the way...

02:15Be your authentic best self
Steve Leroy

Be your authentic best self

Posted 20 hours ago

To be at your most effective as a speaker, you should be your best, authentic...

02:11Rehearse to make your speech truly your own
Steve Leroy

Rehearse to make your speech truly your own

Posted 20 hours ago

Rehearsing is about road-testing whether your story really works and whether you come across the...

02:02Tell a proper story – creating a logical flow
Steve Leroy

Tell a proper story – creating a logical flow

Posted 20 hours ago

After having built your narrative, you ensure your speech flows well, with a logical structure...

03:33Dealing with mistakes quickly
Tony WilliamsJomati Consultants

Dealing with mistakes quickly

Posted 9 days ago

“Experience tends to be the sum of all your c%ck ups.” So begins our chat...

06:03My three top tips for lawyers to embrace failure
Melanie Pritchard

My three top tips for lawyers to embrace failure

Posted 9 days ago

The legal profession thrives off excellence and high achieving professionals, which is great because it...

01:31Building a culture that embraces failure
Alice StephensonStephenson Law

Building a culture that embraces failure

Posted 9 days ago

Alice Stephenson may today be the founder of one of Europe’s leading boutique firms, but...

02:333 Top Tips On How To Address Internal Influence Challenges
Emma Dutton MBEApplied Influence Group

3 Top Tips On How To Address Internal Influence Challenges

Posted 22 days ago

Tired of being seen as the “No Police”? We recently invited Emma Dutton MBE to a...

02:31Dear law firm lawyers: why marketing matters
Helen BurnessSaltmarsh Marketing

Dear law firm lawyers: why marketing matters

Posted a month ago

Helen Burness, Director of Saltmarsh Marketing, gives her top three reasons why lawyers in law...

08:19What lawyers can learn from doctors on mistakes, training and hierarchy: Part II
Dr Imogen StaveleyWarwickshire North Clinical Commissioning Group

What lawyers can learn from doctors on mistakes, training and hierarchy: Part II

Posted a month ago

Part II - Culture & Mistakes In part II of Ben’s discussion with Dr Imogen Staveley,...

01:07Why challenge authority?
Dr Imogen StaveleyWarwickshire North Clinical Commissioning Group

Why challenge authority?

Posted a month ago

In this snippet from Dr Staveley’s wider interview, she describes what it feels like when...

00:45"The Captain isn't always right"
Dr Imogen StaveleyWarwickshire North Clinical Commissioning Group

"The Captain isn't always right"

Posted a month ago

Dr Imogen Staveley observes how medicine has learned from aviation that “the Captain isn’t always...

00:54The power of checklists
Dr Imogen StaveleyWarwickshire North Clinical Commissioning Group

The power of checklists

Posted a month ago

Dr Imogen Staveley describes the power of checklists in avoiding mistakes in complex processes. How...

07:35The Full Interview: Why leaving the Magic Circle to intern at a start-up made my career
Ivy WongThomson Reuters

The Full Interview: Why leaving the Magic Circle to intern at a start-up made my career

Posted a month ago

Why was quitting Allen & Overy to become an intern at a legal tech start-up...

01:34What the worst lawyers do...
Leanne BentleyBluebird

What the worst lawyers do...

Posted a month ago

“No hovering please!” Leanne Bentley shares her view on the worst habits she’s seen some...