Are you looking for that extra magic to make your presentations engaging and memorable? Metaphors might be the answer for you. What is a metaphor? A metaphor is a figure of speech that asserts that a subject is similar in some way to an otherwise unrelated object...

  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! Thank you for...

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...

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...

This month we have three interesting resources to giveaway: Start With Hello Balancing Act Health & Wellbeing Millionaire   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! Thank you for reading How to...

Every person has value! Alisha is passionate about people with a focus on supporting people to find and feel their own value. In her role as Learning and Development Coordinator for Lifeline Canberra, Alisha empowers people so they can support any person in crisis. What did...

Most presenters are at their most ‘nervous’ at the start and finish of their presentation, and also in the body of their presentation when situations of conflict or discomfort arise.  It’s during these times that I recommend you consider standing in what is called the...