Oct 14, 2014

All too often people mistakenly think that the power is in the speaking. Actually, your real power is getting people to listen to what you have to say. Learning how to make yourself more engaging will make others want to listen.

Here are 6 ways to improve your chances of being heard and taken seriously:

Sep 30, 2014

Negative thoughts and speech are not harmless. In fact, they can produce neurological changes in the brain that release stress-producing hormones and neurotransmitters. These changes can interrupt normal functioning in the brain and lead to diminished logic, reasoning, communication and increase physical feelings of stress, irritability and anxiety.

Sep 23, 2014

We all make mistakes. Anyone who tells you they don’t is either checked out in life or in a strong state of denial. Generally our mistakes create the most problems for us when we refuse to acknowledge them, apologize or make amends. To err is human, but to refuse to apologize is ridiculous!

Jun 2, 2014

While many people use the terms talking and communicating to mean the same thing, there is a world of difference. Here are 5 strategies to talk less and communicate more and up your effective communication skills: