insights on communication skills

Insights on Communication Skills and Relationship Building

In Previews: Week of November 4, 2013 | New on the OC Blog

Posted by Bridget Beirne on November 3, 2013

Here's what's currently center stage on the OC Blog!


Team Ovation TraditionsTeam Ovation Traditions: Meet Out Team in Costume!

As Professional Actors, we have to dress it up A LOT, and each costume we've had comes with a story behind it. Get to know Team Ovation better with a walk through some costume favorites!








Team Ovation TraditionsTeam Ovation Traditions: 7 Instant (Work-Friendly!) Costumes

Was your head so buried in work that you forgot your office was celebrating Halloween? Did you show up at what you thought was just party to find everyone in costume? Don't worry, you can save yourself from epic failure.







professional presentationProfessional Presentation | Grace Under Pressure: Maria Joao Pires


 Anything can happen- your equipment could shut down, your notes could cease to exist, your PowerPoint could take on a mind of its own.

Or, as was the case with pianist Maria Joao Pires, you could show up prepared for the wrong thing- yikes.





relationship building activitiesRelationship Building Activities: Sportsmanlike Behavior


I found myself enthralled by an article teaser that said, "'Volatile' Cowboys Star Melts Down on the Sidelines". THAT didn't sound good. Of course, I had to read it. 






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Topics: Building Relationships, Public Speaking, Communication, Presentations, Public Speaking Training, Public Speaking Seminar, Etiquette, Acting, Theatre