Posts by Ivor Smith

  • Ivor Smith

    by Ivor Smith

    21st Mar 2022

    Tales from the Fifth Dimension

    If there’s one thing the pandemic has done, it’s given me plenty of time to reflect and look back on my career in magic with Fifth Dimension. We’ve had many varied and fun adventures through magic over the years (with many more to come, I hope) and I thought some of our tales may be of interest. Here’s some tales from our first visit to perform at The Magic Castle in Hollywood.

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  • Ivor Smith

    by Ivor Smith

    25th Jan 2022

    15 Minute Energisers

    For only £99 (including VAT) we will drop into your online team meeting to deliver an engaging, inspiring, thought provoking, interactive, fun 15-minute magical presentation.

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  • Ivor Smith

    by Ivor Smith

    12th Nov 2021

    Top 10 Presentation Tips

    As we transition back to face to face meetings after 18 months speaking to a computer screen some people may be out of practice when it comes to addressing an audience without the aid of a microphone.

    We thought it might be useful to give some simple tips to make sure that you’re heard and engage your audience.

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  • Ivor Smith

    by Ivor Smith

    12th Nov 2021

    Reenergising Your Team

    As the year draws to a close you may be turning your thoughts to the need to reenergise your team to face the challenges of the new year. Whether continuing to work virtually, in a hybrid model, or returning full time to the office, we must continue to equip our workforce with the necessary tools to keep themselves safe and help improve individual and team performance. 

    Here’s how we can help.

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  • Ivor Smith

    by Ivor Smith

    12th Nov 2021

    Entertainment’s Not Just For Christmas But…

    With Christmas fast approaching we thought we’d give you a few ideas on how to pep up your Christmas party in 2021.

    Whether you’re having a family party or providing corporate hospitality, in person or on line via Zoom or Teams here are some ideas to help make your party magical.

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  • Ivor Smith

    by Ivor Smith

    24th May 2021

    Reaching Unbelievable Goals

    Recently I was asked to prepare and deliver a short presentation on how we had set and met a goal within Fifth Dimension.
    Because it is now five years since we launched our show ‘Unbelievable’ I thought I’d take a look at why and how that was born.

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  • Ivor Smith

    by Ivor Smith

    1st Mar 2021

    What Lies Beneath

    Ivor was lucky enough to get a ticket to be in the virtual audience for a recording of Mock The Week recently. It was interesting to see what goes in making what is ultimately a half hour programme – like many workplaces there’s often a lot more going on than meets the eye.

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  • Ivor Smith

    by Ivor Smith

    11th Feb 2021

    Animals In The Office - Which Chinese zodiac sign are you?

    With the Chinese New Year upon us and as we celebrate the year of the Ox, we take a slightly different look at the Chinese zodiac and how the different personality traits can create a winning team in the workplace.

    Do you recognise yourself or any of your colleagues?

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  • Ivor Smith

    by Ivor Smith

    4th Feb 2021

    EPC-UK’s annual Safety Kick-off - a case study

    As a leading force in the field of commercial explosives and drilling and blasting services, safety is intrinsic to every EPC-UK operation and the company kicks off every year with a series of Safety Briefings to review and reinforce its safety. Here’s a short case study on why they engaged Fifth Dimension to help underpin their safety message.

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  • Ivor Smith

    by Ivor Smith

    17th Nov 2020

    It’s Virtually Christmas

    With Christmas fast approaching we thought we’d give you a few ideas on how to pep up your Christmas party in 2020. Of course we provide in person magical entertainment under the right circumstances but with the majority of events being virtual this year did you know we can provide a range of virtual entertainment as well?

    Here are some ideas on how to make your Christmas event really magical.

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