Category: Presentation Skills Tips

Virtual presentation skills with Warwick Merry CSP CVP August 2023
Presentation Skills Tips

CBA Mastering Virtual Presentation Skills

What did we learn? We present (persuade and influence) our family members, friends, clients, patients, colleagues and managers every day of our life. Our days and filled with negotiating, finding compromise, updating, advising, selling, influencing and persuading. Most people forget that we are actually influencing

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Michelle Bowden, presentation skills trainer presents for Duco Limited in the Barossa Valley March 2024
Presentation Skills Tips

Vineyard Vibes: Duco’s Presentation Skills

What did we learn? We present (persuade and influence) our family members, friends, clients, patients, colleagues and managers every day of our life. Our days and filled with negotiating, finding compromise, updating, advising, selling, influencing and persuading. Most people forget that we are actually influencing

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Career Seekers learning with Michelle Bowden presentation skills trainer and Warwick Merry mastering virtual presenting
Common Presentation Mistakes

Persuasive Presenting for Career Seekers

Warwick Merry & Michelle Bowden taught Persuasive Presenting for Career Seekers 2024.    This blog has been written to help the stunning Career Seekers interns who attended a 1-hour with Warwick Merry CSP CVP and Michelle Bowden CSP in January and February 2024 What fun

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Photo of the words Be Brilliant to accompany the article Breaking the mediocrity mould written by presentation skills trainer Michelle Bowden
Presentation Skills Tips

Breaking the Mediocrity Mould: Why Australians Deserve and Should Achieve More Than Average

The article, “Breaking the Mediocrity Mould: Why Australians Deserve and Can Achieve More Than Average,” sheds light on a concerning trend in the Australian corporate world, where individuals seem to be settling for mediocrity rather than excellence. The author, Michelle Bowden, an expert in persuasion, expresses her worry about the impact of this trend on individuals’ abilities to influence and persuade others effectively. Using case studies and real-life examples, Bowden illustrates how seemingly small choices, such as presenting in pyjamas or neglecting grooming, can negatively impact one’s personal brand and authority. The article emphasises the link between excellence, persuasion, and personal fulfilment. Bowden draws on her extensive experience, arguing that mastering persuasion is not only about achieving professional success but also about becoming a more fulfilled and happy individual. The narrative weaves through case studies, urging readers to reject average and embrace their full potential, as settling for mediocrity can limit growth, stifle innovation, and hinder personal and professional success. The article concludes by highlighting the importance of continuous improvement and striving for excellence in a world that is constantly evolving. Michelle Bowden encourages readers to break free from the ordinary, improve their presentation and persuasion skills, and pursue a life beyond average.

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Photo of Corporate Presentation Skills Training with EVT GMs New Zealand delivered by Michelle Bowden presentation skills trainer
Common Presentation Mistakes

Corporate Presentation Skills Training with EVT GMs New Zealand

This blog has been written to help the stunning General Management team from EVT New Zealand who attended a half day workshop with Michelle Bowden on December 6th, 2023 Rydges Auckland. What fun we had! https://vimeo.com/893186550?share=copy We present (persuade and influence) our family members, friends,

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