Thursday, October 20, 2016

The Media Coach 21st October 2016

The Last presidential debate; Win a signed book; Jessica Ennis-Hill; A shed defender; Time is on my side; You’re only live twice; take five; An interview with Jim Lawless; Music from Rob Corcoran

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Thursday, October 13, 2016

The Media Coach 14th October 2016

A speaker convention; Nasty US politics; Bob Dylan; A multi-level row; Three Speaking Emergencies; Burning Phones; Building an audience for your blog; An interview with Jeremy Nicholas; Music from Rob Corcoran

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Thursday, October 06, 2016

The Media Coach 7th October 2016

Professional Speaking in Nottingham; Political speeches; Rod Temperton; Facebook red faced; The Double Close; How to behave on Air; What to post, where  to post it?; An interview with Craig Price; Music from Ainsley Diaz Stevens

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Thursday, September 29, 2016

The Media Coach 30th September 2016

No sparks in the USA; A year-long speaker coaching offer; Tube chat; Ryder Cup Madness; Everything is important; The sound of silence; Unexpected objective in the tagging area; An interview with Carol Spiers; Music from Rob Corcoran

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Friday, September 23, 2016

Do you want to become an exceptional speaker?

The Exceptional Speaker Masterclass UK 2016

Tuesday October 11th, Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London


Facilitated by co-authors of The Exceptional Speaker:


Alan Stevens FPSA, PSAE, Global Speaking Fellow (United Kingdom)  


Paul du Toit CSP, Hall of Fame Speaker, Global Speaking Fellow (Republic of South Africa)



Calling the next generation of exceptional speakers…

 Do you want to know exactly how to :-

  • Deliver exceptional speeches?
  • Get your key message across with impact?
  • Feel supremely confident on the podium?
  • Wow every audience?
  • Be remembered and recommended
  • Be the speaker everyone’s talking about? 

“Delivered my speech at the festival of female entrepreneurs today and got a standing ovation. So glad I came on your Masterclass, it really helped me to focus and take my speaking more seriously”Julie Creffield, 9 days after attending the Exceptional Speaker Masterclass in London on 13 October 2015.

 Book now at

You can be an exceptional speaker soon – with our help!

Having listened to hundreds of speakers and studied many of the world’s great speeches, the workshop facilitators and co-authors, Alan Stevens and Paul du Toit, themselves two of the most decorated professional speakers globally, have identified exactly what it takes to speak with conviction, clarity and pizzaz. And they’re ready to share it with you!

Here's what previous attendees have said:

What can you bring?

Delegates are requested to arrive armed with a 5 minute pre-rehearsed speech. That’s it!
Space is strictly limited – first come first served – make your booking now: 

London UK:       Theatre Royal, Drury Lane Tuesday 11 October 2016
Time:                  09h15 Registration. Session starts 09h30, ends 16h30
Investment:      £379 (EU475) + VAT per delegate
Lunches & tea/coffee will be provided. Each delegate receives a copy of the hard cover book The Exceptional Speaker, How to Deliver Sensational Speeches signed by both authors.

Thursday, September 22, 2016

The Media Coach 23rd September 2016

No to politics; Do you know about reputation?; Exceptional Speaking; LibDem humour; Duncan Carswell and the sun; Are you funny enough?; Anything you’d like to add?: Collaborate, Collaborate, Collaborate; An interview with Nick Bradley; Music from the Mona Lisa Twins

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Thursday, September 15, 2016

The Media Coach 16th September 2016

The BBC makes its own news; Well done Diego!; Exceptional Speaking; Stef Reid; Kayak capers; Hands across the world; Paint a portrait of the future; Twitteractive; An interview with Tanni Grey-Thompson; Music from Mick Terry

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Sunday, September 11, 2016

The Media Coach 9th Spetember 2016

Back to school; Stef in Rio; Exceptional Speaking; Richard Neville; Anne Coulter; Gigging around; Due Diligence; Think before you film; An interview with Dr Josh Packard; Music from Mick Terry.

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