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 to build confidence, clarity and cohesion in their stage presence Read more about 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 and without any real credentials, this man received a standing Read more about 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 of an upskilling programme for Slough creatives. Former Toastmasters’ president Read more about 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 my own comfort zone, I presented in a style I had Read more about First Steps to Public Speaking at Cloudflare London HQ[…]
This weekend I was at the University of Warwick, leading a workshop on public speaking for the 2018 interns on the Youth For Sewa platform. These dynamic individuals are at the start of their journeys, ready to challenge their perceptions and beliefs, pushing their boundaries and striving to flourish as individuals. My workshop led Read more about Public Speaking Workshop at University of Warwick with Youth For Sewa[…]
Delighted and now more informed about Counter-Terrorism in the UK, after having been invited to New Scotland Yard in Westminister to attend a presentation by The Metropolitan Police and newly appointed counter-terrorism chief Neil Basu. I was surprised to learn how much is actually being done, and how much as a cohesive society we need to Read more about Counter Terrorism Awareness Presentation at New Scotland Yard[…]