hTS1How to Speak so People Really Listen: The Straight-Talking Guide to Communicating with Influence and Impact

By Paul McGee

“We can all talk. The Challenge? Getting People to Listen.”

Every day we’re faced with situations where we have to speak to persuade others. Even if you are an expert in your field, you might struggle to engage your audience.

How to Speak So People Really Listen explains how to avoid the most common pitfalls when persuading others. In it, communication coach and international speaker, Paul McGee helps readers to become a brilliant communicator and get their voice heard.

Divided into three parts, McGee covers: ‘The Seven Great Sins of Speaking’, ‘Eight Great Ways to Speak so People Really Listen’, and ‘I’m Glad You Asked That…’ which answers questions such as ‘Is it possible to get rid of my nerves before presenting?’, ‘Is it ever appropriate to use humour in my presentation?’ and ‘How important is body language when communicating with others?

Using McGee’s advice, readers will be able to get their audience to sit up and shut up when they stand up to speak.

PosthPositive Thinking: Find Happiness and Achieve Your Goals Through the Power of Positive Thought

By Gill Hasson

“The single most effective way to improve your life is to think positively,” writes bestselling author and personal development expert Gill Hasson. “It gives you the motivation, energy and ability to succeed, it enables you to be happy and keeps you going through the toughest times.”

In her latest book, out in time for the New Year, Hasson shows readers how to develop a positive approach to help them achieve their goals.

The book argues that although money, education, talent and opportunities are useful, it’s a positive attitude that makes the biggest difference, whether people want to start a business, a new relationship, change their career, or simply feel happier each day.

Divided into three main areas covering ‘Positive Thinking and Positive Action’, ‘Developing and Maintaining Positive Thinking’ and ‘Positive Thinking for Difficult Situations’, the book also includes inspiring stories from people who have used positive thinking to achieve their goals and overcome difficulties, along with exercises that readers can try for themselves.

upgradeUpgrade Your Life: How to Take Back Control and Achieve Your Goals

By Pat Divilly

Divilly started a small fitness bootcamp on his local beach which quickly grew into the largest fitness community in Ireland. Since then, he has worked with an array of small business owners to help them achieve a growing business based on purpose, passion and profit, whilst maintaining a healthy work-life balance.

In his new book, the bestselling author, speaker and award winning entrepreneur offers advice to help people set and achieve personal and business goals, understanding that both are necessary in order to succeed in life.