Why This Media Luddite LOVES Live Streaming!

By |2017-04-25T16:23:06+00:00April 25th, 2017|Communication, Hosting Events, News, Presentation, The GRC Blog|

The Blog – Why This Media Luddite LOVES Live Streaming! Earlier this month (April 2017), I had the pleasure of working with Johnston Media at the Venue and PA Expo in Edinburgh. It came about after taking a call from Iain Johnston the Director of Operations of this illustrious Scottish media business who started the [...]

Guide to the Perfect Wedding Speech for Forbes of Kingennie

By |2017-03-17T19:37:16+00:00March 17th, 2017|Communication, Inspiration and Motivation, Presentation|

Some people relish it. Other people lose sleep because of it. For some, it will be the only public speaking engagement they ever have. Yes, it’s the Wedding Speech. Picture this. You’re at a wedding as a humble guest. No responsibilities except for celebrating this happiest of days for the special couple. The service is [...]

Internal and External Communication Masterclass for Perthshire Businesses

By |2017-02-02T18:47:52+00:00February 2nd, 2017|Communication, Hosting Events, Inspiration and Motivation|

Communication and Presentation Skills for Successful Business  Perthshire Chamber next Friday 10th February - 9.30am – 1pm Saltire House, 3 Whitefriars Crescent, Perth, PH2 0PA £65 for Chamber Members, £80 for non members Email events@perthshirechamber.co.uk to book your places Communication and presentation skills are at the heart of everything within an organisation. With the amount [...]

Competition Time – Sweets from an Innocent Era

By |2016-08-23T18:17:50+00:00August 23rd, 2016|Communication, Competition Time, Inspiration and Motivation, Misc|

COMPETITION TIME!! TAKE SOME TIME OUT FOR YOURSELF!! REMEMBER WHEN SWEETS HAD PERSONALITY??? Today I was writing about taking time out and losing yourself in the past as we all get caught up in the today - so please treat yourself to three minutes 'me time' and GRC will send you a big pack of [...]

One-to–One Presentation and Public Speaking Consultations

By |2016-08-11T14:55:13+00:00August 11th, 2016|Communication, Inspiration and Motivation, Made in Scotland, News|

Confident, well-delivered presentations win business, achieve career promotions and allow individuals to stand-out from the competition. However, for some people the thought of presenting, public speaking or giving a speech can be their worst nightmare. Some people simply need a little polish to their performance. Whatever you or your business require, this is a unique [...]

Made in Scotland Launches in Schools

By |2016-06-08T14:36:15+00:00June 8th, 2016|Communication, Inspiration and Motivation, Made in Scotland, News|

  Kinross High top of the class with unique project * Industry and Education combine in unique partnership * Pilot project helps shape tomorrow’s workforce * Soft skills honed as youngsters prepare for their future An exciting new project which helps prepare school leavers for the world of work is being piloted at Kinross High School. The innovative [...]

Why I’m A Semi-Business Punk!

By |2018-06-06T19:27:59+00:00May 17th, 2016|Communication, Inspiration and Motivation, Made in Scotland, The Blog|

17th May 2016 I love reading books about real-life experiences. Whether it’s my macabre interest in criminology through to self-help paperbacks, biographies and autobiographies I love a good read. However my latest business-topic hardback took me way out of my comfort zone, but in a masochistically enjoyable way I (sort-of) enjoyed it. ‘Business for Punks’ [...]

From A Squawk To A Tweet

By |2016-02-15T16:28:09+00:00February 7th, 2016|Communication, Presentation|

7th February 2016 Two weeks ago I was diligently working in the office when the mobile rang displaying a number I didn’t recognise. “Hello” announced this rather well-to-do female voice, “this is Charlotte from Scotland on Sunday, have you got a moment as I have a rather strange request?” Now I love getting calls from [...]