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英語は元々できましたが、英語でのプレゼンテーションのアドバイスを受けたところ…眼から鱗のアドバイス!英語にも資料にもキラリと光るセンスを加えるヒントをいただき 自信をもってプレゼンテーションに臨むことができました!最初は英会話の先生と理解していたが、英語ができる私でも学ぶことがおおく、とても為になりました!ありがとうございます

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Principle vs Application approach to persuasion across cultures.

    “in someone’s shoes” Also, in some one else’s shoes; in someone’s place or stead . Acting for another person or experiencing something as another person might; in another’s position or situation. For example, If you were in my shoes, would

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Giving negative feedback across cultures.

  Last year I met Sir Paul Smith which was a great opportunity to briefly practice my one minute me, as I like to call my personal introduction. The other evening I had the pleasure of meeting another British style icon, Jeremy

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Decoding Communication across Cultures

English is a global language, but navigating through the various cultures makes communication a treacherous terrain. Isn’t it easy to fall into cultural traps and ruin a presentation, disrupt a team or destroy trust? How can we succeed in managing

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The Importance of Bringing out the Inner Child in Team Development

It’s almost the end of 2015 – the year TALK2 TOKYO opened it’s first office in Tokyo and my 10th anniversary in Japan. I have met many new clients this year and I feel proud that I could inspire change

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In the Spotlight…..!!

If you ask most children today what they want to be when they grow up, they say famous. Well, I had my moments of fame this week. I spend perhaps 80% of my time working with clients on developing their

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Showing that you care in English – a medical week

Finally, a cup of coffee and time to catch up with the paperwork in the office! It’s been a rollercoaster of a fortnight. But now I have a chance to reflect and share some moments with you. Recently I have

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Turning fear on it’s head. How to overcome presentation nerves.

“Thinking will not overcome fear but action will.” W. Clement Stone It’s not often I have chance of a break, but I read somewhere that successful people don’t work weekends, plan trips away and have “me time.” So, if they

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Buy yourself some time

“…. every human being has a basic instinct to help each other out. It might not seem that way sometimes, but it’s true. If a hiker gets lost in the mountains, people will coordinate a search. If a train crashes,

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“Do more, feel better, live longer” – GSK. Thinking Differently …..

“Life is rarely just about what happens to you. It’s how you respond that makes the difference” Paul McGee Here we are again at the end of another exciting week. It’s finally Halloween, so more children and adults wandering around

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