What's On

With today's trend towards remote working, the ability to communicate clear, compelling and persuasive messages is increasingly important. Think on Your Feet® is a leading communication skills training that develops the skills of structured communication and speaking 'in the moment' with little or no preparation time. The skills apply equally in large-group presentations, smaller project meetings, and informal one-to-one discussions with senior management, team members and external counterparts.

Target Audience:
Senior executives, managers & experienced staff

Participants will be better able to:
• Place information into simple, logical structures quickly
• Present ideas clearly, concisely and memorably
• Win support by leading people to see different perspectives on an issue
• Handle tough questions in the moment

• Speaking with Clarity & Brevity
    – The importance of structured thinking
    – Why structured plans? Why pegs? Why 3s?
• Informing Plans
    – Clock Plan
    – Triangle Plan
    – Standard Format
    – Globe Plan
• Persuasive Plans
    – Zoom Plan
    – Pendulum Plan
    – Benefits Plan
• Bridging Techniques
• Putting it all Together
    – Handling difficult questions – choosing a plan
    – Presentation practice
    – Pegs, pegs, pegs – a speed thinking and fluency building activity

Coronavirus Containment Measure:
- To prevent the spread of Covid-19, we would like to request all event participants to wear a mask when attending the event.
- To minimise the risk of spreading the coronavirus, if you or a family member has been overseas within 14 days of this event, then we would like to request that you do not attend this event.
- To prevent the spread of Covid-19, food and beverages will not be provided during the event.
- Chamber staff will be conducting temperature checks at the premises.

Speakers' presentations at this event are intended for educational purposes only and do not replace independent professional judgment. Statements of fact and opinions expressed during this event are those of the speakers and participants and, unless expressly stated to the contrary, are not the opinion or position of the Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce, its members, or its committees. The Chamber does not endorse or approve, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, accuracy or completeness of the information presented. Attendees should note that, with the approval of speakers, this event may be recorded, and possibly published on the Chamber's website in audio and/or video formats without further notice.

Recording, duplication or distribution of the contents of the online event is prohibited without prior written permission from the Chamber.


Anthony Brophy

Managing Director, HR Solutions

Anthony has extensive experience conducting training for executives regionally for clients in the insurance, finance, luxury, sourcing and property sectors. He was formerly Sales Manager of ITP Japan and deputy director of Oxford University Press Tokyo. He has Masters degrees in Linguistics and Human Resource Management, and Postgraduate Diplomas in Management and Management Consulting & Change. 

Language English
Date and Time 2021/11/19 09:15 to 17:30
Venue Chamber Theatre, 22/F United Centre
Media Closed to media
Enquiries Janessa Cheng
Tel: 2823 1239
  • HK$ 3,880 for Members / HK$ 4,880 for Non-Members (includes a licensed workbook valued at US$150)
+$50 for booking offline
This event accepts Chamber Coupon (terms and conditions)
Members enjoy 30% discount with BOC HKGCC VISA Card
Notes - Bookings are only confirmed upon receipt of payment, on a first come first served basis.
- Booking transfer is allowed for corporate members with advanced notice, walk-ins are normally not accepted.
- The Chamber reserves the right to decline any booking or cancel the event. In such case, a full refund of the participation fee will be issued.
- No refund will be made for last minute cancellations or no-shows. If the booking is cancelled at least 7 days before the event, and in such cases the refund will be subjected to a 10% administration fee, or HK$100 deduction, whichever is higher.
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- Priority is given to corporate members. The decision to accept or decline any booking shall be at sole discretion of the Chamber.

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