Managing difficult behaviour in your audience


Perhaps you’ve experienced rude or difficult behaviour during your meetings, conferences or presentations. Examples can include people looking at their technology, side conversations, or a person who really loves the sound of their own voice and keeps calling out ideas or asking inappropriate questions that … Read More ››


Book Giveaway – December 2018


This month we have three copies of the fabulous Jane Anderson’s book “Every Entrepreneur’s Guide to Successful Entrepreneurs Under 40 (2018 Edition)” to give away. Be the first to email michelle@michellebowden.com.au with the “Successful Entrepreneurs” in the subject line to win! Thank you for reading … Read More ››


Success Story – Sarah Sytema


Sarah Sytema is the Team Leader of Recreation Strategy at Wyndham City, one of Australia’s fastest growing municipalities. Sarah leads a team who plan for sport and recreation infrastructure and services for the city so that the Wyndham community can lead healthy and engaged lives. … Read More ››





Book Giveaway – November 2018


  This month we have three interesting resources to giveaway: Precision Recruitment Skills Secrets of Great Public Speakers Exposed The Happiness Trap   Be the first to email michelle@michellebowden.com.au with the title of the book that you would like in the subject line to win! … Read More ››



Success Story – Justin Fleming


Justin Fleming is the National Manager of the Australian Trucking Association’s safety accreditation system TruckSafe. Justin has always worked with and around trucks throughout his career. He joined the ATA more than 11 years ago. A self-proclaimed ‘farmer in truckie’s clothes’, Justin is passionate about … Read More ››


Top tips for a WOW speaker introduction


Have you ever dozed off politely while your MC read out a long, boring, uninspiring list of the upcoming speaker’s credentials resulting in a complete lack of interest in the speaker, the subject matter, and the session in general! Let’s make sure this is not … Read More ››