Vaani is a community-based platform upskilling speakers and professionals though spirited learning, growth and professional development. We empower our students to ask insightful questions, explore disciplinary boundaries, and confront conventional ways of thinking. As national co-ordinator for Vaani, it brings me great pride to be… Read More »Vaani Speakers Academy
Very fortunate to have presented in front of the whole of Rackspace EMEA today at our company’s monthly openbook presentation. We revamped our Core Values and I was tasked with explaining what COMPASSION means to me in the workplace. Whether you are a Rookie who… Read More »Core Value – Compassion
One of the main reasons I took a career change out of technical support into the sales and solutioning world, was that it allowed me to merge my passions, of technology and effective communication & presenting. The Solution Architecture department at Rackspace runs a #NerdandLearn… Read More »Nerd & Learn – Speech Fundamentals
I’ve been on a journey of public speaking and delivering workshops for a short few years now. I remember when I was first getting to grips with establishing my personal brand, that I wanted to be recognised internationally, you know “think global”. It was in… Read More »International Public Speaker
This week saw me take our new graduates on a journey of Public Speaking and Effective Communication. Rackspace UK has recently started a grad scheme in our Global Technical Support, Solutions and Services departments. It was humbling to take the recent uni-leavers on a path… Read More »New Grads
On this exact day, one month and 125 years ago, a young monk, with no money, in saffron robes, humbly, addressed an audience of over 6000 people at the Fullerton Hall, at the now Art Institute in Chicago. At the World’s first Parliament of World Religions… Read More »A Hindu Monk in Chicago
Learn, Earn, Return. I am always happy to mentor, guide, support and offer advice to younger grads, school leavers, up and coming IT & business professionals and interested public speakers. What better way to solidify your own knowledge and skill, than to teach another?
Local award-winning spoken word group run a series of workshops to up-skill Slough creatives Following the success of two recent workshops led by local poets, Award-winning spoken word group Empoword will welcome guest speaker Sumit Sharma (@SpreadWisdomUK) to deliver a Stage Presence workshop as part… Read More »Workshop with local Poetry collect; Empoword!
Grateful for the opportunity to present an interactive public speaking workshop with Cloudflare at their London HQ recently. During my preparation, I realised it would be too easy to present the same material I am used to delivering. I decided to challenge myself, and like I ask my clients to do, step out of… Read More »First Steps to Public Speaking at Cloudflare London HQ