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HBM launches CliftonStrengths-powered coaching to help senior executives overcome fear of public speaking

HBM launches CliftonStrengths-powered coaching to help senior executives overcome fear of public speaking

Press releases   •   Sep 23, 2019 11:20 +08

By applying CliftonStrengths coaching techniques, our Gallup-certified Principal Coach and HBM Managing Director Mark Laudi is able to help even the most introverted executive tap into their natural talents and get comfortable in front of live audiences or on camera.

Hong Bao Media launches "Media Savvy" YouTube series to help executives perform better in media interviews

Hong Bao Media launches "Media Savvy" YouTube series to help executives perform better in media interviews

Press releases   •   Apr 02, 2016 09:45 +08

In HBM's "Media Savvy" YouTube series, ex-CNBC anchor Mark Laudi discusses contemporary media issues and investigates what senior executives and government officials can take away from them for their own media strategies and appearances.

Bahrain Polytechnic hosts ex-CNBC anchor for fast-track presentation workshop
Hong Bao Media now offers mediation services

Hong Bao Media now offers mediation services

Press releases   •   Aug 31, 2015 16:22 +08

Hong Bao Media now offers mediation services to encourage dialogue and discussion between conflicting parties.

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Popular Holdings CEO Chou Cheng Ngok showcases story-telling prowess in CNA interview

Popular Holdings CEO Chou Cheng Ngok showcases story-telling prowess in CNA interview

News   •   Sep 30, 2019 08:35 +08

Our shortlisted candidate for the Hong Bao Media Savvy Awards 2019 this week brought us back to the eighties with an interview with Popular Holding’s CEO Chou Cheng Ngok, discussing how he started the book store chain, and the challenges he faced over the years.

Media Savvy: Be careful with on-camera stunts like that of the Malaysian Sports Minister

Media Savvy: Be careful with on-camera stunts like that of the Malaysian Sports Minister

News   •   Feb 02, 2019 10:56 +08

The Malaysian Youth and Sports Minister's recent appearance on the BBC's HardTalk program was impressive, and while there is always room for improvement it was in many ways exemplary for other local business and political leaders. His interview technique embodies these key learnings.

Krystal Choo tickles listeners with impressive radio interview

Krystal Choo tickles listeners with impressive radio interview

News   •   Oct 22, 2018 07:07 +08

Krystal Choo, CEO and Founder of Tickle, caught our ear as she shared her experiences in her recent radio interview - including how she came up with her brand name. She sets a good example not just for women in technology, but for all business leaders.

Jeffrey Goh: Keeps his cool despite being in 'The Hot Seat'

Jeffrey Goh: Keeps his cool despite being in 'The Hot Seat'

News   •   Oct 03, 2018 08:35 +08

Our shortlisted candidate for the Hong Bao Media Savvy Awards 2018 this week brought us back to the eighties with stories on how we used to withdraw cash ... from a post bank. And, despite being in 'The Hot Seat', Group CEO of NETS Jeffrey Goh kept his poise throughout this 17-minute broadcast interview on MONEY FM 89.3.

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2020 Foresight: New threats make crises inevitable

2020 Foresight: New threats make crises inevitable

Blog posts   •   Nov 11, 2019 07:35 +08

Seriously now, how many companies understand the new risks they face, much less how to communicate when crisis strikes? In the 2020s, all companies will be at risk, not just oil and gas, transport, food and pharmaceuticals. Companies which are not naturally exposed have a massive blind spot to these.

2020 Foresight: The rise of Megadata

2020 Foresight: The rise of Megadata

Blog posts   •   Nov 04, 2019 07:35 +08

If the 2010s were the decade of cloud computing and big data, the 2020s will see a torrential downpour. But big data is worth little if you can’t derive business outcomes from it. Therefore, how that data is presented also has to evolve.

2020 Foresight: Climate change will force companies to switch to live webcasts

2020 Foresight: Climate change will force companies to switch to live webcasts

Blog posts   •   Oct 21, 2019 08:56 +08

Climate change is forcing organisations to rethink how they do business. Instead of sending their executives on overseas trips, companies will be “​flight shamed”. But business must go on, so many will turn to live webcasting. But are you ready to get in front of the camera?

"Before I start"... well, you've already started, so just get on with it!

"Before I start"... well, you've already started, so just get on with it!

Blog posts   •   Oct 15, 2019 08:15 +08

Please can we retire "Before I start" from keynote presenters' vocabularies. Fact is, when you say these words, by definition you've already started! Here are some of the most egregious abuses of the phrase. And some replacement options.

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PREVIEW | TV presenter essentials for live webcasting

PREVIEW | TV presenter essentials for live webcasting

Events   •   Nov 11, 2019 09:30 +08

About this EventLive webcasting brings scale to your communications, for internal communications, product launches, investor relations, and more.But many webcasts fall short. Feedback scores are low, engagement is lacking, and the webcast fails to achieve the desired objectives.To generate a return on investment, webcast presenters must be engaging and dynamic – like television presenters.Led b...

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Hong Bao Media Integrated Communications Centre 138 Robinson Rd, #21-02 Oxley Tower Lobby 1 Singapore 068906

HBM's Mark Laudi features in Rise Through The Ranks Summit™

HBM's Mark Laudi features in Rise Through The Ranks Summit™

Events   •   Oct 22, 2018 07:25 +08

Registrations are now open for the Rise Through The Ranks Summit™ - a virtual summit featuring more than 35 thought-leaders for aspiring and veteran leaders.It's a free online resource for which Hong Bao Media is the Official Media Partner, and is hosted by the founders of Influence Solutions, Karen Leong and Mukul Deva. They speak to:RON KAUFMAN, New York Times Best-selling Author; TAY BEE KHE...

Nov 12 - Nov 19

This is a virtual summit - please click on the Sign Up button below (it's a free online resource). You can share the link with others, too.

Hong Bao Media Open House is TODAY!

Hong Bao Media Open House is TODAY!

Events   •   Oct 21, 2018 19:20 +08

We are thrilled to be launching the new HBM Integrated Communications Centre today (Nov 23) - incorporating a purpose-built green screen TV studio and training facility! It features:  BIGGER STUDIO - our green screen will now be a massive 7m x 5m! LIVE SHOT of the Singapore skyline that's to die for! DESIGNED for webcast and broadcast; WHEELCHAIR accessible; HOURLY PARKING in the building. Dur...

Nov 23, 09:00 - 21:00 +08

138 Robinson Road #21-02 Oxley Tower Lobby 1

HBM's Mark Laudi to host Asia-Pacific Communications Summit and Awards 2016

HBM's Mark Laudi to host Asia-Pacific Communications Summit and Awards 2016

Events   •   Oct 19, 2016 08:55 +08

HBM's Mark Laudi will be emceeing the Asia-Pacific Communications Summit and Awards 2016 on October 27/28. * A unique international conference for Asia-Pacific PR discussing hyperconnected communications. * Meet 200+ in-house communicators from Asia-Pacific to exchange, learn and network. * Discuss latest trends in PR and recent developments in change, internal or strategic communications.

Oct 27 - Oct 29

Novotel Clarke Quay Singapore 177A River Valley Rd, Singapore 179031

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New Singapore studio!

New Singapore studio!

Can you guess where our new Integrated Communications Centre will be?

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Taking a break during live webcasting workshop

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Morning tea with our participants at the APACD Coaching Day at HBM.

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Taking a break during live webcasting workshop

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Morning tea with our participants at the APACD Coaching Day at HBM.

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Sneak peek at our new studio

Sneak peek at our new studio

Here is a snapshot of our new training room and adjoining TV studio in the Central Business District, Singapore. We will be holding our ...

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Media Savvy: What corporate chiefs can learn from President El-Sisi's 60 Minutes fiasco

Media Savvy: What corpora...

Comments by Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi to CBS' "60 Minutes" were controversial enough. But his minders made matters worse ...

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Video Savvy - Do you need make-up if you're shooting outdoors? (#5 of 6)

Video Savvy - Do you need...

Southeast Asia's tropical climate doesn't agree very well with make-up, and so it might seem unnecessary to put make-up on when shooting ...

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Video Savvy - What to do with your hair (#3 of 6)

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Beyond make-up for your face, what should you do with your hair? Now, that's not a problem for HBM's Mark Laudi. But Moira gives expert...

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Video Savvy - All about pricing when working with a make-up artist (#6 of 6)

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Make-up artists don't charge much, but they don't work for free. In this final of our six episodes, Moira gives candid insights into how ...

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