EP022: Why Leaders Shouldn’t Think that Business Etiquette is Old, Stuffy and Out-of-Date

Why is business etiquette important in the workplace? Why should emerging leaders have skills in business etiquette? Many new leaders and young professionals think that business etiquette is old, stuffy and out-of-date. They think that skills in business etiquette will not prepare them for modern professional life.

EP019: Psychology of First Impressions. How You Can Control Your First Impression

What is the psychology of first impressions? How are first impressions formed? How long does it take to form a first impression? When you know how first impressions are formed, you can control the first impression you give and you can control the first impression other people form about you. 

EP003: How to Start Building a Strong Leadership Brand in 2020

You’ve no doubt heard of personal branding. Emerging leaders need something stronger than that. They need to build a leadership brand so they can be recognised as somebody with leadership potential.

The Cultural Intelligence CLICK!

It was a historic day in 1972. An elegantly dressed lady steps out of a plane, walks down a set of stairs onto a tarmac in China. It was the first time she had ever set foot in this mystifying country, and was only mildly familiar with its culture. Yet, she immediately connected.

The Secret of Colour for a Powerful Professional Image

Do you ever wonder why at networking events some people immediately stand out from the crowd while you seem to move through unnoticed like a ghost? In my experience, it is often because those people have discovered the secret of colour to create a powerful professional image.

How to Exchange Business Cards in Japan and China

When you exchange business cards in Japan or China, you are not simply exchanging names that are written on small pieces of card. You are exchanging important human emotions, which can take a business meeting from an ordinary first encounter to a fruitful long-term relationship.