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Story Telling in Business – Slides Download

Story Telling in Business

Story Telling in Business Thanks to the organizers of the D91 Toastmasters International 2015 Autumn Conference in Swindon, UK The slides used during the keynote “Story Telling in Business” by Thomas Rose are now available as download. Please keep in mind that the download consists only of the PDF version of the Powerpoint presentation shown in the keynote. No animations,Read the rest of this page »

Upcoming Event: Storytelling in Business

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Just a quick announcement Storytelling in Business As a Toastmaster you know about the power and magic of storytelling: Your audience is way more charmed by a good tale than by a factual report. Many people, however, feel that they don’t have a story to tell. Fact is: They have. They are just too close to their own stories toRead the rest of this page »

Are you happy with the results, Thomas?

Third Place Winner - Semifinal 1 - World Championship of Public Speaking 2015 - Photo by Susanne Kischnick Photography

The day after… Friday, August 14th, 2015. 06:30 in the morning. I wake up. Immediately – even before I open my eyes – this line runs through my head: When I was a little boy I knew everything about Superman and Spiderman. But then it hit me… I don’t have to do this anymore. It’s over. Relax. The days before…Read the rest of this page »

Thomas Rose Qualifies for World Championship of Public Speaking

Thomas Rose wins Public Speaking Contest on European Level Dr. Thomas Rose, Business Coach and Consultant, is an avid friend of the spoken word. Since 2009 he regularly competes at international level with the best speakers throughout Europe. He brought home many trophies since then and finished first place already in 2010, where he was voted for the best GermanRead the rest of this page »

Two Monks

On his many journey Thomas Rose has often met and spoken with monks.

Two monks Two monks on a pilgrimage came to the ford of a river. There they saw a girl dressed in all her finery, obviously not knowing what to do since the river was high and she did not want to spoil her clothes. Without more ado, one of the monks took her on his back, carried her across andRead the rest of this page »

How I introduced myself to Facebook

Dr. Thomas Rose pondering his latest blog post.

Joining the GoG There’s a fantastic group on Facebook called mySpeakerBusiness (I am afraid you need to be logged into Facebook in order to see the content of this group). The members of this group provide speakers with the information they need to make their speaker business flourish. A great idea! The group was founded by Monique Blokzyl who successfullyRead the rest of this page »

20 Things successful People Do Everyday

70% of all successful people eat less than 300 junk food calories per day. 97% of the all flops eat more than 300 junk food calories per day. 23% of all successful people gamble. 52% of all flops gamble. 80% of all successful people are focused on accomplishing some single goal. Only 12% of the all flops do this. 76%Read the rest of this page »

Had a long, hard day? Here’s a new perspective.

This is a picture taken on my trip to India in 2009. You can read about my trip in my book "Sünden auf meinem Planeten - Kein Reiseführer für Indien" available at amazon

If you have food in your fridge, clothes on your back, a roof over your head and a place to sleep you are richer than 75% of the world. If you have money in the bank, your wallet, and some spare change you are among the top 8% of the world’s wealthy. If you woke up this morning with moreRead the rest of this page »

Be as cool as the Ritz-Carlton Hotel

Joshie at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Florida

How can you provide a Ritz-Carlton Hotel Experience for your customers? Help! We left something behind! A family had stayed at the Ritz-Carlton in Florida. It was only when they returned home that they discovered they had left something very important behind. The concerned father of the family phoned the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Florida asking whether they had found hisRead the rest of this page »

How to quit your job

Unhappy with your current job position? If you are unhappy with your current job, then there’s no need to despair. I have a collection of three general ideas for you. Follow them and get rid of every thing that holds you back in striving for a fulfilling professional career. Why do you want to quit? First, it is crucial toRead the rest of this page »

Business Coaching Köln - what clients say: My career has taken a completely new and much steeper direction. (P.Z., Essen) Within a short time, new perspectives were unfolded and obstructive mindsets disclosed. (M.W., Wien) I now know what drives me and why this can lead to conflicts. (K.H., Paderborn)