women in leadership
coaching
Karen O'Donnell

Confidence when Communicating

Confidence in Communicating It’s nice to be important, though more important to be nice Walter Winchell Yes, it’s nice to be nice.  However, could your manners be holding you back? Have you ever said ‘sorry’ for something that didn’t need

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Business Presentations
Karen O'Donnell

Corporate Storytelling

Just this morning, I was chatting about coffee pods with my husband Fran, as we sipped the dark, flavourful aromatic drink.  I like a particular brand and he was suggesting one of their competitors!  I blurted out “I prefer to

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the-speaker-coach
Business Presentations
Karen O'Donnell

One to One Coaching

The success of your presentation will be judged not by the knowledge you send, but by what the listener receives…. Lilly Walters   For generations, experiences of  hardship, valour and successes  were retold through nursery rhymes, songs and stories. With

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coaching
Karen O'Donnell

My Wake-up call to Public Speaking!

It was a glorious day on 4thAugust 2006 when I attended the maternity hospital with my husband to have my second child. Like any expectant parent, we were excited and so looking forward to meet our new baby. Callum was

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