Coming Soon – My First eBook – Successful Email in 15 Minutes

Its been quiet on this blog recently but for good reason.  I’m really excited to say that I’m close to finishing my first ebook which I’ll be launching at as a free gift for those who signup for the newsletter. Its focussed on communications and one of the most frequently discussed topics, writing effective emails. This short book […]

This week’s top picks – Note Taking Techniques

In my earlier post Why Become a Note Taking Ninja, I explained why having access to information you have recorded from discussions and meetings can build your credibility. This week, I’ve found 3 further articles which I hope will share how to actually go about being effective in note taking; ways in which to record notes which are informative […]

Why Become a Note Taking Ninja

Everyone knows that taking notes is sensible, but it’s more than that, it’s an essential skill. The brain can only hold 7 things, how are you going to overcome that? The advantages of paper and pencil ‘v’ electronic devices to record information (note take) and how to do it effectively How becoming a note taking […]

Mastering Meetings

This effectiveness tip is so simple (notice I didn’t say easy though), it’s practically criminal. Yet equally shocking is how destructive and wasteful meetings usually are in the workplace. Meetings should be (and for those early in their careers, expect them to be) purposeful and effective. I mean, why else would a busy group of individuals interrupt whatever […]