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10 Tips for the Perfect Online Interview

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Online interviews – love them or hate them, due to the coronavirus, they’re the new norm. So, how do you deliver the perfect online interview? Over the last decade, I’ve conducted hundreds of online interviews with international applicants and, in that time, I’ve seen the good, the bad, and the ugly. So, I thought that […]

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Making Sense of Transmedia Storytelling

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Transmedia storytelling is one of the hottest topics in the media industry, with the Marvel Cinematic Universe being the clearest example of how a transmedia strategy can be used to create a dynamic story world capable of supporting a huge number of products. And yet, despite the MCU spanning 16 movies (to date), seven television […]

presentation skills

Presentation Skills Science: Make ’em laugh

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Presentation Skills Science - Make 'Em Laugh!

Anyone who has ever attended one of my speeches, lectures, or workshops will know that humour is an essential element of my presenting style. Perhaps it’s because, when I first began giving speeches, it was in an era before TED Talks had started appearing online and so – with a relative absence of good role models – […]