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Mike Stevenson / 13/02/2019/ No Comments

How to be a Thinktastically brilliant presenter (part two)

The second in a series of edited tips from one of our most celebrated and influential speakers When we present our intention is rarely just to inform. We want to engage, entertain, captivate, inform and ultimately persuade. The most memorable…

Mike Stevenson / 04/02/2019/ No Comments

CREATING A LOVE MARK

We are in the midst of a period of change to dwarf the Industrial Revolution in its scale and pace. Nothing is now sacred. Jobs are disappearing or changing. All that is constant is people. Looking ahead, organisations will be…

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NO NEVER NO MORE

When I speak to people who believe their destiny is carved in stone I tell them countless stories of individuals whose lives spiral out of control, yet find ways out of the abyss and go on to thrive. There are…

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HOW TO MOTIVATE YOUNG PEOPLE

When I stand before a group of young people, I leave my judgements at the door. I know that all that matters over the next hour, or half day or day is what is in the minds of those young…

Mike Stevenson / 07/07/2016/ No Comments

HOW TO BE A THINKTASTICALLY BRILLIANT SPEAKER (Part One)

The first in a series of edited tips from one of our most celebrated and influential speakers. Let’s be honest here. When we present to an audience we usually do it to influence them. Whether that audience is large or…

Mike Stevenson / 18/02/2016/ No Comments

How to make partnerships sparkle

  Partnerships are as old as humanity. At their best they produce a value far greater than the sum of parts. 1 + 1 = 3. How many great families are born out of great partnerships? But, in the world…

Mike Stevenson / 04/02/2019/ No Comments

Turn that disadvantage into an advantage

“Nothing ever becomes real till it is experienced; even a proverb is no proverb to you till your life has illustrated it.” John Keats With every breath I have left, my mission is to give confidence and purpose to anyone…

It's 2016
Mike Stevenson / 05/01/2016/ No Comments

It’s 2016 – Shake Yourself And Get Excited

As we wipe the tiredness from our eyes how easy it becomes to avoid that New Year opportunity to really think afresh about how we approach our life and work. Emails draw us back to discussions we had last year,…

The Keys Are Within Our Sight
Mike Stevenson / 28/10/2015/ No Comments

The Keys Are Within Our Sight

Nicholas McCarthy talked of two ambitions when he was very young – to be a chef or a concert pianist. He chose the latter and now with a highly acclaimed album riding up the classical charts he has proven that…

Alex Ferguson
Mike Stevenson / 13/10/2015/ No Comments

The ‘Alex Ferguson’ Equivalent Who Changed My Life 47 Years Ago

Alex Ferguson described his function as a leader at Manchester United as to make people believe ‘the impossible was possible’. He certainly achieved that in his career. But, it is in that first vital step that I believe he has…

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