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Video Short: Get Good At Work – Why video games can make work harder!

17/11/2021

#shorts – Why video games can make work harder! – Get Good At Work

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Video Short: Get Good At Work – Insanity is doing the same thing

16/11/2021

#shorts – Insanity is doing the same thing – Get Good At Work

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Video Short: Get Good At Work – When a new team member joins

15/11/2021

#shorts – When a new team member joins – Get Good At Work

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Like a cheeky bargain? Me too – just don’t do what Brian Robson from Cardiff did…

05/05/2021

Like a Bargain?

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5 ways to really enjoy Christmas this year…

11/12/2015

Christmas – 5 ways to really enjoy Christmas this year… Things I love about Christmas: Turkey and cranberry sauce, slightly mad Christmas lights, food, seeing my family, food, time off work, great TV specials, food and a drop of Port with good friends, oh, and, err food! Things I hate about Christmas: People buying stuff they […]

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Lookout for culture creep!

15/09/2015

It’s been an eventful few weeks for the Jackson’s, we kept our house in an endlessly minimalist / tidy state (with cupboards bursting full of stuff) as we tried to sell our house, and at the same time we are preparing to move house. Obviously these two things have to happen at the same time, […]

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Using stock photos on your slides that don’t suck!

09/04/2015

Stock photos are a tricky one. They can be great, they can be woeful… I talk about them alot in my PowerPoint Surgery Q&A’s. Here’s a nice article I found on Medium to help us all find some that don’t suck… The list includes my current favourite Death to the Stock Photo See below for a […]

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The key to a good team at work

24/03/2015

Here is a nugget that I sometimes share when speaking at leaders and managers events. I learnt this twenty years ago and it just stuck somehow. Sometimes it’s good to go over the stuff that we probably do know but can forget in the busyness of our working lives. The key to a good team […]

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PowerPoint surgery Online Masterclass is now live – saving the world from Death by Powerpoint!

05/11/2014

Well, I’ve gone and done it! After the success of my PowerPoint Surgery book and training sessions I have spent the last few months writing, developing, filming and pulling together the PowerPoint Surgery Online Masterclass, and I’m proud to say it’s now live: Grab your free video now by visiting www.powerpointsurgery.com

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Why we all need to learn from the Sign Language Interpreter at the Mandela Memorial…

17/12/2013

The Sign Language Interpreter at the Mandela Memorial… caused quite a stir. Apparently he’d been reported before many times, but they still booked him. Many people including other speakers, say “fake it until you make it!” and “you can do anything!” and I understand why they say that, to a point (although I’ll never say that […]

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