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Kieran Chadha

Principal consultant

Describe what you do at BrightCarbon

I ask awkward questions, politely. Pull together complex messages, cohesively. Provide coaching for presenters, tactfully. And manage a team of infinitely more creative people.


None. But plenty of niblings.


A huge, fluffy Siberian cat called Merlin.


Hendrick’s & Tonic. With Cucumber. Obvs.


Two: one in Film Production, and a proper one in Law.

3 words that describe me

Incredibly talented; modest.

Couldn't do my job without

A sense of perspective.

Hidden skill

I have a knack for remembering lines from movies.
And a broad understanding of the word ‘skill’.

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Recent articles by Kieran Chadha

Feb 2023

As with many things in life, when you’re presenting, getting started is often the most challenging part. Often, once people get into the flow on a particular slide, they are fine. But starting off strongly, pulling together the first few words or phrases once you've clicked on to a blank new slide is typically something that people struggle with. Here are a few handy tips to keep up your sleeve for those mind-blank moments. 

Feb 2023

Presentation handouts and leave-behinds are a great resource in giving your audience a tangible reminder of you and the company you represent. The problem is that they're oft-neglected and oft-ignored. So how do we create handouts that not only accurately represent our content, but look great and don't take a fortnight to create?