The Language of Leadership

Sunday October 9th, 9.00am – 10.30am

Session Details

Speaking in Positives, rather than Negatives

Using words of Commitment – rather than Watering Down Words

Painting Vivid Pictures – rather than using Jargon

Giving Direct Answers to Direct Questions

When things go wrong, saying Sorry – with Regret, Reason and Remedy

Bill McFarlan

Bill McFarlan is a journalist, broadcaster, author – and owner of a training company…Pink Elephant Communications.

For 25 years, he interviewed business leaders, politicians, sportsmen and women for the BBC and Sky among others – presenting news and sports programmes as diverse as Breakfast News and World’s Strongest Man.

Overlapping that – for 27 years – he’s travelled the world showing leaders how to communicate crisply and effectively – to inspire confidence and loyalty.

He ran the presentation skills sessions behind Glasgow’s successful bid to host the 2014 Commonwealth Games. Among his worldwide audiences have been BMI members in Montreal, Atlanta, Calgary and Florida.