From the sports stadium to the boardroom; being media savvy is a necessary skill to master.
With the increased sophistication of smartphones and continued growth of social media platforms, interviews and film footage can go viral at the click of a button. Impact and media expert and Choix™ Consultant Deborah Ogden discusses the importance of media image and why how you appear on camera can have far-reaching effects.
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With the Australian Open, the first grand slam of the year days away, the world’s top-six ranked players, including Petra Kvitova, have all retired from warm-up events in Australia in the past week .Petra Kvitova and Agnieszka Radwanska are the latest players to suffer setbacks before the Australian Open, with Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova, Simona Halep and Garbine Muguruza – have also had injuries this week. French Open runner-up Lucie Safarova has joined the Australian Open casualty ward, withdrawing from the event as she continues to battle a bacterial infection.
Continue reading Game, Set and Batch of Injuries; Too many matches in a congested schedule for Tennis’ elite
The character Mr Micawber in Charles Dickens’ David Copperfield is a good source of quotes on the subject of happiness. In the novel, Micawber, an eternal optimist, is repeatedly convinced that ‘something will turn up’. His name is often used to refer to someone who lives in a constant expectation of a better life and is the foundation of the “Micawber Principle”:
“Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure nineteen pounds and six. Result happiness. Annual income twenty pounds, annual expenditure twenty pounds ought and six. Result misery.”
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