Less worrying, more practice

Most people get nervous before speaking – even very experienced presenters. But attitude and practice really make a difference.

Get active…or passive

Active voice is more engaging because it’s more easily expressed and sounds more immediate. But passive has its uses, too.

An impressive start to any career

Students learn to present their work in designing a new kind of day care centre for patients with early-stage memory disorders.

A koala’s birthday

Koala Consulting and Training is celebrating 15 years of operation. Thank you for your custom!

More about prepositions

My second blog entry about the little words that often cause problems for many English language learners.

Stop and smell the roses

Or enjoy whatever natural phenomenon is nearby. In this case, it was the deep snow of winter.

Merry Christmas to all!

As we approach the end of the year, it’s nice to review what’s been happening and look forward to 2019.

Talented speakers on show

I recently attended the Talk The Talk public speaking final at Helsinki’s Musiikkitalo. Very impressive!