It seems like an eon ago when we had our last meeting in July, but fear not, we’re going to make up for it in spades with this meeting!As usual arrival is from 9.00 am where you can network and pick brains to your hearts content over hot beverages.The meeting starts at 9.30 am prompt.This month helping you to speak more and speak better we have…Mel SherwoodLessons from Lipstick* – Boosting Your Speaking Business with Flair (*lipstick optional!)Ever found yourself wondering how to get more speaking gigs? Or questioning everything about your business including whether you should get a real job? With all the differing advice available, we are often left confused, frustrated and completely stuck. Wouldn't it be great to be able to cut through all the noise and find your sweet spot?In this talk, Mel Sherwood, PSA Fellow and lipstick aficionado, will share the three biggest challenges she and most other speakers have secretly faced and what we can all learn from them. Plus, she’ll introduce one simple, powerful concept that will help you take your speaking to a whole new level (it all started with a car, a lipstick, and a throwaway comment!)Mel is a pitch and presentation specialist, conference speaker and the author of 'The Authority Guide to Pitching Your Business - how to make an impact and be remembered... in under a minute!’ A PSA Fellow and former Regional President in Scotland, she combines 25 years’ experience in business with a background as an actor, presenter and singer to help business professionals maximise their impact and influence through clear, confident, credible communication.
Pam BurrowsThe secrets of a good mood and great speakingSome talks go better than others and you know exactly what the magic ingredient was. Some talks are utterly fabulous, you’re completely on your A-game, but you can’t quite work out why. In the World Premier of this innovative and highly interactive experience Pam offers you the opportunity to pose your trickiest psychological and emotional speaker (and non-speaking) challenges. She'll be opening her bag of tricks, collected in her 30 years of speaking, training and coaching, to amuse, support and inspire you.You get to work out how to pull your A-game on purpose and feel fabulous in the process.It'll be fun, friendly and valuable, bring a friend, they'll thank you for it!You will learn:How to spot the things that might impair your performanceHow to set yourself up for the best performance everHow to feel good, more of the timePam Burrows is an inspiring, energising facilitator, is a Fellow of the Professional Speaking Association and President elect of PSA East Midlands Region.She is known as The People Booster and has been helping leaders and teams stress less and perform better for nearly 30 years, both locally and internationally. For four years she travelled globally delivering researched behaviour skills to blue chip companies. In 2015 she was, with one of her key customers, awarded a European Health and Safety award for reducing stress in the workplace. She is also a qualified Nursery Nurse, Social Worker and Master Practitioner in Neurolinguistic Programming (NLP) and a Neuroscience Professional.She works with organisations who want to develop a culture of positive behaviour and increase wellbeing.Finally, our showcase speaker this month is…
Leon BamforthShowcasing is a very important and fruitful part of the meeting as it gives great opportunities to the person doing the showcase AND the people watching. The person delivering the showcase will receive invaluable feedback on how they can improve their offering. You in the audience will also have an opportunity to learn from the feedback you hear. So what’s stopping you? We look forward to welcoming you, book now!
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|Ticket Information ||Ticket Price |
| Members || GBP 15|
| Guests || GBP 20|
| First Time Guests || GBP 20|