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Helen uses her passions for people, creativity and travel to collaborate with world class trainers and deliver innovative, impactful Speak First learning solutions for her clients worldwide. A lifelong learner, Helen spends her time outside work reading, travelling and exploring as well as getting out in nature where she grows her own produce.

2 June 2017

Six Steps to Inspiring and Motivating others

There have been a lot of international political leadership campaigns recently, with a huge list of new presidents and premiers worldwide in the first six months of 2017. What is meant by ...

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24 May 2017

10 Tips for giving praise and developmental feedback

Feedback is great, right? Companies all strive to achieve a ‘feedback culture’ that allows an open conversation between employees, where they can highlight things the other person can do to develop.

21 April 2017

Developing emotional resilience

In the northern hemisphere, people I speak to are starting to count down to the summer break and the holidays they have planned.

5 April 2017

5 Steps to genuine Innovation in L&D

When you type ‘Innovation in L&D’ into Google, you’ll find pages on pages of articles about gamification, virtual reality and apps. The idea seems to be that unless you’re using masses of tech, it’s ...