Public Speaking: 9 Quick Tips to Prepare for a Presentation

Source: https://mdctraining.com/public-speaking-9-quick-tips-to-prepare-for-a-presentation/ Approximately 74 percent of the world suffers from speech anxiety and it remains the number one human fear– it’s even higher than death, sickness, heights or financial problems. Stage Fright One of the top reasons speakers struggle with public speaking anxiety, also known as stage fright, is self-consciousness in front of large groups and audiences. It…

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Crying Out for a Laugh – The 10 Laws of Using Humor to Enhance Learning

Written by: Roger HB Davies, Founder and CEO, McLuhan & Davies Communications, Inc. Source: https://mdctraining.com/crying-out-for-a-laugh/ The sign read: “Attention attendees of Improving-Your-Self-Esteem Workshop. Please go to back entrance.” OK, it’s not that funny. But maybe it forced a smile. Usually any effort to elicit a laugh, a smile, even a groan, is appreciated by your audience.…

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Five Effective Workplace Communication Techniques to Support Employee Mental Health

Written by: Amanda James, COO, McLuhan & Davies Communications, Inc. Source: https://mdctraining.com/effective-workplace-communication-techniques-employee-mental-health/ Summary: The current remote work environment can make it even more difficult to know when an employee is coping with a mental health issue. To set ourselves up to thrive in a post-pandemic world, we must help each other by creating spaces built around…

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