23 04, 2020

The Importance of the Virtual Water Cooler

By |2020-04-27T13:33:48+02:0023rd April 2020|General|

All over the world, people in organisations have gathered round the water cooler (or in the kitchen making tea or coffee) to catch up with each other’s news. But physical distancing and lockdown have removed people from access to this hub of ‘connectivity’. Ian Hatton, well-known Facilitator and Speaker, [...]

11 02, 2020

A neuroscience perspective on leadership, and ChInKing

By |2020-04-23T16:05:27+02:0011th February 2020|General, Johannesburg Chapter|

A double header line-up at the Johannesburg Chapter of the Professional Speakers Association of Southern Africa's January meeting saw two interesting speakers share insights into their areas of expertise. A packed room at HB Connect in Sandton played host to presentations by Dr Melodie de Jager, founder of Mind Moves, [...]

25 09, 2019

Podcasting Is For You! – Ian Farrar at KZN Chapter Meeting

By |2019-10-28T21:56:39+02:0025th September 2019|General|

KZN Chapter virtually welcomed Ian Farrar, founder of the UK based business podcast 'Industry Angels' last night (24 September 2019). Ian, who is also a member of the PSA in the Newcastle, UK had much value to share with fellow speakers. A sales professional, Ian has over 20 years in [...]

17 09, 2019

What’s In A Name? Building A Powerful Brand – Natasha Barnes

By |2019-10-28T22:10:00+02:0017th September 2019|General|

What’s in a name? Creating a sustainable and powerful brand is critical in professional speaking. The KZN chapter was honoured to be joined by Natasha Barnes during our August chapter meeting, as she spoke under the title “You Are Your Name.” Natasha Barnes is a locally based, yet globally recognised [...]

17 08, 2018

Newsletter July 2018

By |2019-11-22T16:19:56+02:0017th August 2018|General|

Welcome to the July edition of the PSASA newsletter. News from the President - Carl Schultz Trust you are all well and enjoying the final spurts of winter. Since we last spoke I have visited our Durban, Pretoria and Johannesburg chapters. Thank you for [...]

14 06, 2018

Newsletter June 2018

By |2018-08-17T11:52:34+02:0014th June 2018|General|

Hi to all the PSASA members, Welcome to the revitalised PSASA newsletter. I was recently persuaded/coerced/volunteered to become the new PSASA newsletter editor. Carl (our new national President) discovered my weakness (no, not beer, although that is one of them….) – my inability to say no! So when he asked [...]

12 06, 2018

The Value of Masterminds

By |2018-06-18T07:44:39+02:0012th June 2018|General, Virtual Chapter|

It is always wonderful to come across a technique that can help to elevate our lives that is simultaneously really valuable, highly recommended, costs nothing, and is sugar-free. Introducing Masterminds! Masterminds are informal groups of people who commit to meeting together to support each other in the growth of whatever [...]