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CILEx and Starting a Career In Law

The legal landscape has changed considerably since I trained as a solicitor a few (too many!) years ago.  When looking to start a career in the law the routes can be many and varied. The traditional route is still as a graduate, followed by vocational training.  Through my work with both BPP and the University

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Speak Up

Presentation skills and the ability to pitch effectively are no longer a nice to have – they are a business necessity. If you are someone who presents regularly; or more importantly, someone who avoids presenting in your day to day role, please have a read of my latest article in the Leeds & Yorkshire Lawyer.

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From Good to Great

A masterclass in presentation skills Inspiring self-development, designed to improve presentation and personal communication skills ‘From Good to Great’ focuses on connecting and engaging with people, expanding comfort zones and convincing clients to buy into services, products and ideas. Brought to you by Deborah Ogden & Delyth Higham; two trained solicitors with a strong background in professional

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PA Life Event, London

I am delighted to have been invited to present at the PA Life Training Day being run by the super team at Forum Events, on Wednesday 22nd June at The Grange Hotel Tower Bridge. Their magazine Deputy Editor Molly Dyson interviewed me for the digital publication ahead of the event  – you can read the article

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Women in Business: Impact and Authenticity

Deborah Ogden, is delighted to have been invited to share her insights and experience of the power of impact at CIMA’s Women’s Conference in Birmingham on 10th March.  The theme of the event will be Women in Business: Impact and Authenticity.  Also sharing the stage will be Gillian Karran-Cumberlege, co-founder of Fidelio Partners a Board

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Do you always make an Impact?

Do you always make an impact? The answer is YES.   The real question is: what type of impact do you make? If there is someone else in the room you will make an impact on them. If it’s a first meeting, you have a matter of seconds to make an impression, and during those

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Law students make a Choix with Impact

Presenting to students at the University of Law with Stephen Lownsbrough and Andy Boyde of the Sports Team at Blacks Solicitors and professional Squash player Madeline Perry, struck a chord with me as a former student of the Law School and my first ‘venture’ as a member of the specialist Choix Team. The focus of

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Educating Yorkshire star benefits from positive impact

One of the stars of hit Channel 4 documentary, Educating Yorkshire, has received specialist positive impact training from leading personal branding coach, Deborah Ogden to help him land the role of head teacher. Deputy Head and maths teacher Michael Steer worked closely with Huddersfield-based Deborah Ogden to give him the extra edge in his job

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Faith PR adds Deborah Ogden to client list

    I’m delighted to have joined up with the fantastic team at Faith PR in Brighouse. The link up has already generated some great media interest and resulted in my work being published in a new book Your Success. The Examiner ran a great article about us working together. One of Yorkshire’s fastest growing PR and communications

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Building the Perfect Politician

How much is our choice of political leader down to personality and image?  And what would our perfect politician be like? Deborah Ogden joined a panel of experts as Richard Stead of BBC Radio Leeds explored what we are really looking for in the people who lead the country and what traits they should possess. Listen

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