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VirtualSpeech Blog

We offer advice, research and insights to help you improve business and life skills, including communication, interview, leadership, interpersonal and language learning.

Importance of Communication Skills
September 24, 2017 - VirtualSpeech

The Importance of Communication Skills

Learn how communication skills are valued in the workplace, in demand by businesses, help your career progression, enhance your professional image, influence how you learn and more.

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Active Listening Skills, Examples and Exercises
September 20, 2017 - VirtualSpeech

Active Listening Skills, Examples and Exercises

Active listening can help build relationships, solve problems and avoid conflict. By becoming a better listener, you’ll improve your workplace productivity, as well as your ability to influence, persuade and negotiate.

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Leadership Skills for Management
September 18, 2017 - VirtualSpeech

Leadership Skills for Management

Learn about leadership skills for different levels of management, including what makes a good leader, how to build a company vision, why leadership is important and key leadership skills.

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Discovering the Art of Mindfulness Exercises
September 18, 2017 - VirtualSpeech

Discovering the Art of Mindfulness Exercises

Learn about mindfulness exercises to improve your career and help you work more efficiently by reducing stress. We cover breathing, observing, listening and appreciation exercises.

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VirtualSpeech interview on BBC Business Live
September 17, 2017 - VirtualSpeech

VirtualSpeech on BBC Business Live

VirtualSpeech co-founder Sophie Thompson was invited to talk on the BBC World News - Business Live show. She discusses the story behind VirtualSpeech, virtual reality and the 3 month accelerator in Silicon Valley.

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Business skills for success in the workplace
September 08, 2017 - VirtualSpeech

Business Skills for Success in the Workplace

Success in the workplace is not necessarily tied to how intelligent you are, how many qualifications you hold. We review important business skills needed to grow your company or within your organisation.

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Mobile VR Headsets for Android and iPhone
September 07, 2017 - VirtualSpeech

Mobile VR Headsets for Android and iPhone

Mobile VR has becoming a popular way of enjoying VR, with nearly 100 million mobile headsets sold. We review some of the popular headsets, from the high end Daydream and Gear VR, to the widely accessible Google Cardboard.

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Improve your presentation skills with VR
September 06, 2017 - VirtualSpeech

Improve your Presentation Skills with VR

In today’s business environment you must have good presentation skills to be successful. Read how VR can be used to improve your presentation skills and build confidence.

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The completeguide to virtual reality (VR)
September 05, 2017 - VirtualSpeech

The Complete Guide to Virtual Reality

Read the complete guide to virtual reality (VR), where we discuss the use of VR headsets, what virtual reality is, WebVR, where to find VR apps, applications of VR and more.

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Powerful sales techniques and tips
September 03, 2017 - VirtualSpeech

Powerful Sales Techniques & Tips

We cover some of the most important sales techniques for you, your business and your sales growth. These techniques work with a range of businesses and products.

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Job Interview Preparation: the Essential Guide
August 31, 2017 - VirtualSpeech

Job Interview Preparation: the Essential Guide

The essential guide on interview preparation, including how to research a company, what to do during an interview and how to follow up after the interview.

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Advantages of Google Cardboard for Online Courses
August 25, 2017 - VirtualSpeech

Advantages of Google Cardboard for Online Courses

We’ll explore why Google Cardboard is a great addition to traditional learning and how VirtualSpeech are integrating it into their online courses.

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Cultural differences in body language
August 25, 2017 - VirtualSpeech

Cultural Differences in Body Language

Being able to understand cultural differences will improve your working relationships and help you avoid awkward situations that could occur from misinterpretation.

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Design Ideas for your Presentation Summary Slide
November 07, 2017 - VirtualSpeech

Design Ideas for your Presentation Summary Slide

Learn about different design ideas for your summary slide, and why it is preferable to a thank you slide. We've included examples of the summary slide which you can use as reference.

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Business networking opportunities
August 19, 2017 - VirtualSpeech

Business Networking Opportunities: Where to Find them

Networking opportunities are broad and continually changing, from small events to industry-wide conferences. They are an inexpensive way to promote your business, grow your client base, and meet investors.

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Benefits of public speaking
August 18, 2017 - VirtualSpeech

What are the Benefits of Public Speaking?

Public speaking is a great way to build personal development on many levels, since improving communication skills is helpful in almost every area of life, both personally and professionally.

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