Do you go to your professional association meetings and just eat, sit, and talk with good friends?
I do that MO really well!
But, at a recent National Speakers Association Annual Convention I began chatting with a fellow speaker that I've always admired but more from a distance. This Read more [...]
"We're wired for story”, begins Brene’ Brown as she shares one of her Rules of Engagement in her recent bestseller, Rising Strong: How the Ability to Reset Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead.
Brown continues, “In a culture of scarcity and perfectionism, there's a surprisingly simple Read more [...]
You will find three short and succinct ways to improve your listening skills in my recent blog series.
Unfortunately, you do a much better job of NOT listening – to your team, your colleagues, your family, your stockholders, and your board of directors.
Let’s review your crappy listening skill Read more [...]
In our first blog on listening skills, Melissa Daimler, head of the Global Learning & Organizational Development team @Twitter, discusses three levels of listening and three listening tips recently reported in Harvard’s Business Review.
In just four words, here is your next Speak For Yourself® Read more [...]
It’s ironic that the hardest communication skill has nothing to do with speaking. It has everything to do with listening. If we just shut up long enough we’d really understand what’s going on with our organization/think tank/strategy planning/board meetings.
Melissa Daimler, head of the Global Read more [...]