How are you?

  It’s a simple question.   It always gets a simple answer.   Should it? Find out how to say it like you mean it in this video.

Why nerves will make you a better speaker

Its time to rethink nerves.   They’re not pleasant but they can dramatically improve your speaking.   Watch this video and you can understand how nerves can take your public speaking to another level.  

How do leaders assemble teams?

  Do you want to be a leader?   Then don’t go it alone. To reach the highest heights you will need a team.   This video will explain how to assemble your team and help you avoid the common mistake that bad leaders make.

React or respond

  Every time you meet someone you have a choice, do you react, or do you respond?   There is a big difference to in the result they deliver.   If you want to be more successful, then watch this video and find out how to respond rather than react.

What’s the point of tradition

  You may as well throw your traditions into the bin if they don’t do anything for you today.   What’s the point of tradition? Find out in the short, sharp video what the real value of tradition is.

How to influence your community

Do you want to be more influential?   Of course, you do, the good news is that being a civic leader helps. The bad news is that it isn’t enough.   Let me introduce you to the Law of Influence developed by Bob Burg and John David Mann.   Find out more about Bob Burg and

Episode number six

  You’re the most important part of team podcast. Together we are going to be more than a chain, but I can’t do it without your help.   Welcome to More Than a Chain, welcome to the team for civic leaders who aren’t just in it for the buffet. This month we’ve got: Network News

How to answer any question

You will be asked questions.   People will quiz you at events, in the council chamber and even in the street.   To make sure you offer them the best answer every time you need a system. In this video I’ll outline the one I use.

Media Mayor April

Directly elected Russian mayor axed   And all he did was criticise Putin!   One of the few elected officials in Russia who isn’t a crony of Vladimir Putin’s is Yevgeny Roizman. He’s Mayor of Yekaterinburg (Russia’s fourth largest city) but not for much longer.   They will be replacing their directly elected mayor with

How to ask for a favour

It sounds easy doesn’t it?   But there is much more to asking for help than you might think.   In this video you’ll find a complete process that is easy to follow and will almost guarantee people say yes.