4 Tips to Connect with Your Audience

While I can’t give away all the great stuff we teach at Dardis Communications on this blog, I can give you these four tips for connecting with your audience. Whether you are giving a presentation, speaking up during a meeting or planning an important conversation with a key stakeholder, considering putting these tips into action:…

The Powerful Sound of Your Voice

The human voice is the most powerful sound in the world. That’s Julian Treasure’s claim in his TED talk called How to Speak so that People Want to Listen. The sound expert talks about how to use your voice to sound more confident, credible and engaging whenever you speak. I am most in agreement with…

The Value of Business Cards

Your business card is one of the elements of your professional identity and personal brand. In essence, it is how you identify yourself as a genuine representative of your employer or the authentic creator of your work product. It’s more important than many think. Some claim that the business card tradition will eventually be replaced…

Are You Promotable?

A survey of CEOs and HR executives revealed that the three most important elements they consider when hiring or promoting are (in ranked order): Communications skills Professional image Qualifications When is the last time you worked on your communications skills and professional image? Put yourself at the top of the list by attending Dardis Communications’…