How to overcome three problems unique to hybrid events

Blog posts   •   Feb 24, 2021 08:00 +08

Hybrid events are not just a matter of throwing together all the aspects of physical and virtual events into one. As a presenter, here are three critical learnings you must get your head around.

Winners of Hong Bao Media Savvy Awards 2020 announced

Press releases   •   Jan 12, 2021 14:46 +08

A union chief, a watch collector, a data scientist and a durian candy maker among winners of Hong Bao Media Savvy Awards 2020 CEOs of NTUC Fairprice, Carousell, Japfa Ltd and Lifeline Medical win Singapore Awards Data scientist and CEO of Sunshine Kingdom win Awards in Malaysia Awards supported by Asia Pacific Association of Communications Directors

How to apply the principles of TV news presentation to make video conferences engaging and productive

Blog posts   •   Jan 10, 2021 14:12 +08

​It’s time to get serious about how you appear in video conferences and live webcasts. They’re here to stay, even after COVID-related lockdowns end – yet I’m still hearing them described as boring, disengaged, ineffective and waste of time. Phrases like “screen fatigue”, “technical difficulties” and “you’re on mute” have entered our global consciousness. So, we've done something about it.

How useful is PowerPoint's automated Presenter Coach?

Blog posts   •   Jan 09, 2021 22:06 +08

We road-tested PowerPoint's automated Presenter Coach - here are our findings.

How we help introverts present

Blog posts   •   Dec 14, 2020 10:37 +08

Why are some people such naturals at presentations, and what can you do if you are not but your job requires public speaking? We have found the answer to both these questions, as HBM's Mark Laudi explains.

Why you shouldn't worry how your voice sounds

Blog posts   •   Dec 14, 2020 10:26 +08

Mark Laudi demonstrates using a special kind of headphones, made by Australia's Nuraphone.

Top Glove’s Dr Lim Wee Chai scores a knockout with his glove

News   •   Dec 02, 2020 12:28 +08

Dr Lim Wee Chai of Top Glove dons a glove and talks clearly about his company's ambitions

Tom Chng brings out the human face of watches in online interview

News   •   Dec 01, 2020 07:50 +08

​Think about watch collectors and you might imagine technical discussions about watch faces, dials, or movements. But Tom Chng of the Singapore Watch Club goes into the stories of each watch, making us nominate him for the Hong Bao Media Savvy Awards 2020.

Dr Lau Cher Han breaks through the complexity of data in BFM interview

News   •   Dec 01, 2020 07:50 +08

Data has been described as the new oil, yet in trying to explain it on camera you run the risk of either boring or confusing your audience. Thankfully viewers can turn to Dr Lau Cher Han, who uses analogies to break down the complexity so well that we are nominating him for the Hong Bao Media Savvy Awards 2020.

Damian Lee of Sunnyhills is exemplary for smooth storytelling

News   •   Dec 01, 2020 07:50 +08

​Damian Lee of Sunnyhills impressed us with the calm and effortless way he tells his stories during an interview with The Royal Singapore. We like that his stories are interesting and humorous, but they are also on point with his brand’s message.

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