We get so caught up in our day to day running of a business that we very often forget what is truly important to the success of our business. What is it that will make our business successful and grow? Look, most of my talks and what I do revolve a lot around leadership and … More Customer Experience
Do we listen to and understand what our clients and customers are telling us? The answer should be an obvious YES! If my answer is based on what I see happening in the business world and my own experiences, I really don’t believe we are listening, and it is at our own peril! Small and … More Are you listening to you clients?
When I started the Day Pro – Lead & Inspire Initiative a few years ago I decided to keep the principles of the initiative as simple as possible. The result was the mission statement been summed up in three short phrases. Cultivate Leadership Inspire Courage Motivate a nation As the initiative has evolved over the … More Seven Life Foundations
Do you LISTEN when others speak? Listening when others speak is as important in communication as the actually ability to speak clearly. It does not matter if you are part of an audience or having a one on one conversation with someone Tip #1: When someone is speaking listen with intent of understanding, not responding. … More Are You Listening?
It is official, I have launched a brand new Podcast Service. Epidsodes will be uploaded soon. Grab a listen to our first practice promo: Listen to “Lead & Inspire Podcast Announcement” on Spreaker. Here is our first episode with a very special guest: Listen to “Lead & Inspire FIRST Podcast!” on Spreaker. I am busy … More Podcast Launch
Over the years I have lost count of the number of woman I have met that at some point in their lives were subject to rape or some form of abuse. It is time, men start to stand up against other males that take part in this horrible acts that defy humanity. It even further … More Real Men Don’t Rape
Keep these 4 elements of public speaking in mind the next time you are preparing a speech or presentation and you will rock the stage!
I recently facilitated a Public Speaking and Leadership Workshop for Releasing Eagles. I thoroughly enjoyed facilitating the Lead & Inspire Speaking Workshop for Releasing Eagles. The members were extremely receptive and enthusiastic. At time where so much negativity is sweeping through our country it can give us great hope to see such brilliant young leaders … More Releasing Eagles Workshop
On Wednesday, 25 April 2018 I facilitated another Lead & Inspire – Speaking & Presentation Skills Workshop that we held at Lagoon Beach Conference Center. A great day that pushed delegates out of their comfort zone. The public speaking workshop covered the following topics: Hot to say it Vocal Variety Body Language Confidence Building a … More Speaking & Presentation Skills Workshop
In this segment we look at the elements of great public speaking.
Online Speaking Skills Series Segment 1 As promised, here is the first segment of the online speaking skills. In this segment we focus on courage and overcoming the fear of failure. At most this is the route cause of most people having a fear of speaking in public. The only way to overcome these fears … More Speaking & Presentation Skills (S1)
Had a great time chairing the Professional Speaking Association of South Africa (PSASA) meeting last night, not to mention hearing from former F16 Fighter Pilot Waldo Waldman speaking about branding and value proposition.
We need to take a step back from all the negativity we find in the news and the media. It is affecting our mind set and limiting our potential. Let’s look for the good and the positiveness out there! There is plenty, hiding in plain site. Day Pro – Lead & Inspire will be launching … More Online Public Speaking Course
Looks like Day Pro Lead & Inspire has a new self-appointed spokesperson…. See the video….
“The beautiful thing about learning is that nobody can take it away from you” B.B. King When we are learning we are growing, if we are not growing we are dying. I would much rather be learning and growing than dying. Our modern world is filled with information. With a few simple clicks we are … More Education
Another successful week for the Lead & Inspire Initiative. I presented and facilitated the Day Pro-Business Speaking Skills Workshop to the sales team at Precision Meters on Wednesday in Johannesburg. The team was coached on effective presenting and public speaking techniques, a fundamental leadership and business skill that is often ignored. I am super proud, … More Another Successful Workshop
The year is drawing to a close. How has your year been? Did you experience success and achieve your goals? If you in fact did achieve whatever it was you were looking for, well done! You can end this year off with a bang and celebrate. Use your success from this year as a stepping … More Let The Festivities Begin
There has never been a greater time for us to be focused on cultivating leadership, right at ground roots level. Let’s face facts, strong, moral and ethical leadership is hard to come by in our modern day chaos. Where do we find these leaders. The leaders we yearn for and need so much! Firstly, let’s define … More Leadership Revisited
Just over a 2 years ago I started an exciting initiative “Day Pro – Lead & Inspire” with these three goals: 1. Cultivate Leadership. 2. Inspire Courage. 3. Play a role in motivating our great nation. As part of the initiative I host a variety of workshops and conduct inspirational keynote talks. These instill fundamental … More Lead and Inspire Youth Program Launched
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