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What’s your PR Strategy? Jul 04, 2022

by Jaimie Abbott

If you want your business to be noticed you need a strategy!

So how do you go about developing a PR strategy to gain media exposure?

Begin with a positioning statement. This should be a few sentences which sums up what makes your business different from the competition.

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How to upgrade your public speaking skills Jun 29, 2022

by Jaimie Abbott

Strengthening your public speaking skills can help you advance your career and increase your confidence in social situations. Follow these tips on how to prepare and deliver memorable presentations that will make you a hit with your audience.

Preparing for an Effective...

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5 ways to improve your public speaking Jun 29, 2022

by Jaimie Abbott

“There are only two types of speakers in the world. The Nervous and  Liars”

Mark Twain knew a thing or two. In fact, 75per cent of people suffer from nervousness when speaking in front of an audience.

I’ve trained hundreds of people in how to improve their...

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10 tips to master media interviews Jun 29, 2022

by Jaimie Abbott

Media interviews are a great opportunity to raise awareness and to increase the interest towards a product or an event. Media interviews can easily help you reach a huge number of people.

Media interviews can be in the form of:

Print Media; this will include newsletters,...

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10 tips to master your next job interview Jun 29, 2022

by Jaimie Abbott

Job Interviews are often the most dreaded step in the process of getting your desired job. Who doesn’t want to get their dream job? In order to get hired for it, you need to be prepared and stand out among the others. You need to focus on a few things and it may be not...

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How to grow your professional network Jun 29, 2022

by Jaimie Abbott

Become a networking superstar

ONE thing I love to do is attend networking events – from weekly business breakfasts, to industry lunches and corporate dinners with amazing guest speakers, there really is something for everyone. I find them important and super useful to help...

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You can never have too many contacts! Jun 29, 2022

by Jaimie Abbott

We live in a world where technology is becoming more and more advanced and we are now so dependent upon it in the business arena.

But one thing remained unchanged – the value of face to face networking and establishing contacts. In my humble opinion, networking is the first...

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How to combat nerves when public speaking Jun 29, 2022

by Jaimie Abbott

We all know public speaking can be nerve-wracking at times. You might feel your anxiety rise—butterflies in the stomach, you’re afraid you might sound like a fool in front of your audience. Well, here are some mighty tips that will help you to tear apart those...

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How to Use Humour in Public Speaking Jun 29, 2022

by Jaimie Abbott

Public speaking requires good communication skills and the ability to connect with people. More importantly, you need to keep the audience’s attention so you can effectively deliver your message. You need to keep your audience interested in what you have to say. Using...

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How to blog to promote your business! Jun 29, 2022

by Jaimie Abbott

Blogging is the perfect way to get your message out to the public and promote business or perhaps an event you have coming up. Rather than waiting for someone else to discover or talk about your ideas, talents or services, you can bring the message directly to them.

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How to structure your speech Jun 29, 2022

by Jaimie Abbott

Structure your speech with key messages

There are so many things to think about when public speaking – the audience, the occasion and not to mention the materials you’re going to use!

Another important aspect is deciding which key messages to use and how to structure...

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3 tips on how to be a great MC! Jun 29, 2022

by Jaimie Abbott

Being the MC (Master of Ceremonies) of an event can be daunting. While some are born to be the proverbial life of the party, others will need adequate preparation first. If you fit in the latter category, don’t fret! Below are some tips you can incorporate to make sure...

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