What should your coronavirus/COVID-19 statement say and how do you write one?

Another ping, another email, another statement about COVID-19. I’ve been writing a considerable amount of these statements over the last couple of weeks, as you can imagine. I’ve written position papers, crisis strategies and serious incident responses for all kinds or organisations over the last quarter century but this has led me into new territory. [...]

By |2020-03-18T13:10:26+01:00March 18th, 2020|Crisis communication, Speech Writing|0 Comments

Why are there so few great women speakers and presenters? (Or have I just missed them?)

I’m conscious that I’ll either get brickbats or accolades for this blog but I feel the need to write it anyway on International Women’s Day @womensday #IWD2017. Whenever I’m talking to a speechwriting client or doing speechwriting and presentation training I always mention some examples of good speeches and speakers.

By |2018-07-05T17:44:30+01:00December 24th, 2015|Presentation Training, Speech Writing|0 Comments