Patrick Forsyth runs Touchstone Training & Consultancy based in the U.K. and specializes in marketing, sales and communications skills. Writing is a significant part of his own work portfolio. He is the author of more than fifty successful business books (with translations into 23 languages). These include: Motivating your staff, Successful time management and How to write reports and proposals (also in this Kogan Page series). He writes regularly for a number of business journals, and for Writing Magazine, and devises and writes training materials. He has acted as a book reviewer for Amazon and The Good Book Guide, and also undertakes copywriting work, and the production of corporate publications, for clients in many industries.