How to handle difficult questions

No one can answer every question that’s thrown at them. Here are 4 ways to handle tricky questions – and/or tricky questioners… Read more...

How to stop saying ‘like’ and ‘I mean’ all the time

‘So’, ‘like’, ‘I mean’… Many presenters rely on filler words like these to cover up an awkward gap or buy themselves time. But is it possible to train yourself out of such vague vocal patterns? Read more...

The BBC & Slide Design - 5 tips

Every week the editorial team at the BBC's 'Monitor' blog page create three to four simple slides to illustrate the week's news in figures. You can mirror the simple techniques at play here to help you create clean, clear slides with a strong visual flow. Read more...