Are you dull?

by Sarah Lockett on May 5, 2020

By which I mean: is your voice dull? Is it monotone, lacking in “light and shade”, changes in tone and pitch? Flat, repetitive, difficult to listen to for any length of time? Hard to understand? Do you have a heavy accent? Do you feel self conscious putting expression and emphasis into your voice? Or are […]

WFH video calls: stop doing this one thing

by Sarah Lockett on April 8, 2020

I recently did a Zoom call with 100 participants. I would say 97% of them had terrible lighting, framing and positioning of their webcam/laptops! Whilst this may not matter to you (you may just be chatting with your friends/family) it’ll lead to a more engaging, enjoyable experience for the other person (your listener/viewer) if you […]

Remote Media Training

by Sarah Lockett on March 26, 2020

Many of us are working from home during this Coronavirus lockdown. And even if we ARE able to work from home, a lot of projects and deals have been shelved/postponed/cancelled. So we’re less busy than usual (aside from homeschooling our kids and cooking for our families, plus getting all those long-postponed DIY jobs done, but […]