We live and work in a global market - but English is still regarded as the international language of business.
Clear speech will help you to maximise your potential, making you a greater asset to your company and your profession. Improve Your Speech has easy exercises, helpful hints and top tips on how best to use your voice and tidy up your speech, giving you confidence and helping you to make the best impression possible - whether at work or when socialising. It is aimed primarily at those who have British English as their first language, but it is also useful for those with English as their second language.
Author(s): DAVID GWILLIM has been an actor for over thirty years. His numerous appearances include Prince Hal and Henry V for the BBC Shakespeare series. In 2002 he graduated from the Central School of Speech with an MA in Voice Studies. He has taught at RADA, the Royal Academy of Music, ALRA and is currently at City Lit. He is also in demand as a private voice coach.
DEIRDRA MORRIS is an actress and writer. Her theatrical work includes several seasons at the Royal Shakespeare Company and the Royal National Theatre, and she was co-founder of the Smock Alley Theatre Company in Ireland. She has taught both drama and English, and has written and directed for the stage. Deirdra has published children's books, as well as other fiction.