presentation skills training

What is unconscious bias training?

The learning and development world is abuzz with the need for unconscious bias training. But what is it and why is it to so important? We all have biases. We make instant decisions about people based on our own experiences. This means we are communicating and judging situations based on in-grained stereotypes. This is in contrast to what […]

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New for 2015: unconscious bias & resilience programmes

We have been busy creating and delivering new programmes for our clients and included some new details on the website. Our unconscious bias training is very much on the HR agenda. It has been created in response to an increasing need to tackle unconscious bias within the workplace and support diversity and inclusion. Take a closer […]

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Do you need to create dramatic results from your training programmes?

We recently completed a number of 4 day personal impact and presentation skills training programmes for a large insurance company, based in Europe. We used drama-based training and role play, working with their IT managers to become more persuasive, present powerfully, and communicate across differing cultures as they managed teams remotely across different continents. The […]

Aston University in Birmingham

Customer Service Excellence at Aston University

Aston University, based in the centre of Birmingham, was founded in 1895 and has been a University since 1966. It is a long established research-led University known for its world-class teaching quality and strong links to industry, government and commerce. Dramatic Solutions were approached by Patrick Buckley, Professional Development Advisor at Aston University. The aim […]

Ethos, Pathos and Logos

It was the Ancient Greeks who first studied rhetoric, the art of persuasion. They identified what became known as the 3 pillars of persuasion; Ethos; Pathos and Logos. Their proposal was that you couldn’t be a successful persuader without all 3. So let’s look at them. Ethos This refers your credibility when you are the […]

Juan Enriquez using metaphors to explain

Use metaphors to explain complex issues in your presentations

Juan Enriquez uses a simple metaphor to describe a complex scientific point. Watch the video to see how he does it and learn to do it for your own presentations. Metaphors and similes are a useful way to get a complex message across to a non-technical audience. Finding the right metaphor for your complex concept […]

Swiss Re Group

Dramatic Solutions work with Swiss Re

The Swiss Re Group is a leading wholesale provider of reinsurance, insurance and other insurance-based forms of risk transfer. Established in 1863, their global client base consists of insurance companies, mid-to-large-sized corporations and public sector clients. Dramatic Solutions are delighted to announce we will be working with Swiss Re Group, in Switzerland, to create presentation […]