Guest Presenter 2020

Graham Shaw
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Graham is an international conference presenter and trainer.  He specialises in advanced communication skills and has helped thousands of people to develop the professional skills required to make convincing presentations.  Many directors and managers required to make important speeches and conference presentations have benefited from Graham’s coaching.


He is best-known for his ability to convey business ideas with a quick sketch. His numerous conference audiences have been amazed to discover that they too can draw their ideas – a talent they never knew they had.


Graham is the author of the popular book ‘The Art of Business Communication’ which was shortlisted for the UK’s Chartered Management Institute’s Management Book of the Year Awards 2016.  


His new book; ‘The Speaker’s Coach: 60 secrets to make your talk, speech or presentation amazing!’  was published in March 2019 by Pearson books.


He spoke at TEDx Hull in 2015 and his talk; ‘Why people believe they can’t draw –and how to prove they can,’ has been viewed by over 23 million people to date. More recently he spoke at TEDX Vienna  on the topic; ‘How to draw to remember more’ and he is a speaker coach to TEDx speakers.


As a former manager in Corporate Training at British Airways, he was involved in the delivery of leadership and management development training.


Just some of the numerous organisations he has helped in over twenty years of consulting include:  Air Products, BP, Bally, Birmingham City University, BskyB, the BBC, B&Q, British Airways, British Gas, CBRE, GlaxoSmithKline, Google, the Home Office, HSBC Bank,  Oracle, Pricewaterhouse Coopers, the Samaritans, Siemens, Skipton Building Society, Specsavers, Tesco and the World Health Organisation.



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