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Is there a sub-text?

By phillipkp Elsewhere, someone has written a blog on the following quote from George Bernard Shaw: “The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.” I am in the middle of such an example myself. I wrote in a Facebook forum asking for help with a problem …read more Source: […]

Don’t rely on facts alone

By phillipkp In an article on Influencing, I read this: “With rational persuasion, you persuade others with solid facts, clear explanations, and logical arguments.” It reminded me of my early days in selling classified advertising. It was at a time when that branch of advertising was still rather primitive, even though job advertising …read more […]


Preparing a speech or presentation? This Website carries original articles and blogs on those and related subjects, and could help your preparation. By all means borrow, but please acknowledge the source. Who am I? My name is Phillip Khan-Panni, former World No.2 in Public Speaking, Inaugural UK Business Speaker of the Year, co-founder of The […]

Under the influence of Networks

Online networking has enabled us to communicate with more people than previously, and brought us under the influence of more streams of thought. However, having been a boarder at school and university, I sense a similar kind of influence in the dialogues that take place, the influence of the …read more Source: PKP Communicators