107: Leading Through Connection
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by Lisa Evans
9h ago
Enhance your leadership style by leading through connection Uncover the essential human skills that drive exceptional leadership and discover the empowering impact of coaching on team development and capability improvement. My guest is Paul Skewes who is a seasoned leadership development coach, and he partners with mid to senior-level leaders to enhance their leadership capabilities. He brings a wealth of experience from working across various industries, particularly within the resources sector. Paul is here to share his insights on the importance of essential leadership skills, the challe ..read more
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Vocal Dynamics for Leaders. Enhance Your Voice
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by Lisa Evans
1M ago
Vocal Dynamics for Enhanced Executive Presence Speaking in a professional tone in a way that others are drawn to listening, is more than a clear voice. In the fast-paced realm of executive communication, the way you articulate your message is as crucial as the content itself. In this post I will share some effective vocal techniques to help you elevate your speaking delivery and share a message that resonates with your audience. Understanding the Power of Vocal Dynamics   Pitch Variation: Don’t let your voice flatline. Varying your pitch infuses your speech with emotion and intere ..read more
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106: The Soft Skills of Outstanding Service Culture
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by Lisa Evans
1M ago
Enhance your leadership with an outstanding service culture Customer Service and Service Culture I’m excited to bring this episode of Soft Skills for Leaders to you today. My guest is Ron Kaufman, a global leader in the service industry and the author of “Uplifting Service”. Ron is one of the world’s foremost authorities on customer service, and building strong service cultures. His expertise has been honed through years of working with various organisations, from facilitating international events to advising governments on improving their service culture. Ron’s insights are not to be misse ..read more
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105: From Uncertainty to Clarity: Managing Grey Area Behaviours
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by Lisa Evans
3M ago
Navigate a critical leadership skill: Managing Grey Area Behaviours Grey Area Behaviours Welcome back to another episode of Soft Skills for Leaders. I’m your host, Lisa Evans, and today we have a very important and timely topic to discuss: Grey Area Behaviours in the workplace. Joining me today is Yhana Lanwin, the founder and CEO of Sans Prejudice Solutions, who brings a wealth of expertise in diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Grey area behaviours, those actions that aren’t clearly right or wrong, acceptable or unacceptable. These behaviours can create discomfort, ethical dilemmas ..read more
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Mastering Leadership Influence: The Power of Your Voice in Communication
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by Lisa Evans
3M ago
Vocal Variety Will Enhance the Way You Sound  Do you want to increase the power of your voice? Let’s start with why.   Why is is important to work on having vocal variety in your speaking voice? Vocal variety is like the spice in your communication recipe. It adds flavour and captures your audience’s attention. Think of your voice as an instrument, and different notes and tones create a beautiful melody. A flat and monotone voice can make your message sound dull and less persuasive. As the saying goes. You only get one chance to make a good impression! You need to ..read more
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Top 50 Reasons Why Leaders Should Embrace Storytelling
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by Lisa Evans
3M ago
Why Storytelling? Top 50 Reasons Why Leaders Should Embrace Storytellin In the dynamic landscape of modern business, you have a tool that empowers you to inspire, engage, and succeed in your communication: business storytelling. Imagine a leader who can effortlessly connect with their team, convey their vision, and make complex ideas accessible. That’s the transformative power of storytelling in action. Welcome to the captivating world of business storytelling, where words become bridges, and narratives become the heartbeats of organisations.  Are you ready to embark on this storytelling ..read more
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104: Cracking the Email Code for Clear, Professional Communication
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by Lisa Evans
4M ago
How to ensure your emails are clear and professional communication Cracking the email code In this episode of Soft Skills for Leaders, host Lisa Evans chats with Carmel Luck, a communication specialist, to discuss the fascinating topic of Cracking the Email Code for Clear Communication. Emails have become an integral part of our daily lives, and it’s crucial for leaders to master the art of effective written communication. Carmel will be sharing valuable insights and practical tips on navigating the email landscape with clarity, conciseness, and impact.  We’ll explore the use of email ..read more
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103: Creating a Culture of Connection
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by Lisa Evans
4M ago
From Small Talk to Big Impact: Harnessing the Power of Personal Conversations Creating a Culture of Connection In this episode of Soft Skills for Leaders, host Lisa Evans chats with Kirryn Zerna, a former corporate communications professional in the financial services industry, who spent the first 20 years of her career developing campaigns for large-scale organisations aimed at capturing the hearts and minds of their employees. Inspired by her passion for public speaking, she transitioned into becoming a speaker herself, focusing on helping individuals envision new possibilities and take t ..read more
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102: Inclusive Leadership with Síle Walsh
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by Lisa Evans
7M ago
Building Successful Teams with Inclusive Leadership   In this episode of Soft Skills for Leaders, host Lisa Evans chats with Síle Walsh. Síle is a captivating leader specialising in leadership and organisational development. Her focus is on creating inclusive environments that foster performance and psychological safety. With a background in coaching psychology and organisational development, Síle brings over a decade of experience working with clients both in Ireland and internationally. Her mission is clear: supporting effective leadership to cultivate high-performing, inclusive work ..read more
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101: Building a Culture of Thriving with Arthur Carmazzi
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by Lisa Evans
7M ago
Building a Culture of Thriving as a Leader   In this episode of Soft Skills for Leaders, host Lisa Evans sits down with Arthur Carmazzi to discuss the importance of soft skills in building a thriving culture, highlighting key skills such as empathy, communication, and being concise, along with creating an inclusive and diverse workplace and understanding different processing types. Arthur is not only a thought leader and a renowned speaker, but also the founder of Directive Communication Psychology and The Coloured Brain, two incredibly innovative approaches to understanding human beha ..read more
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