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Tag Archives: communication
(Issue #629) Flibbertigibbet Is My Name. Jabberwocky Is My Game.
May each of us help turn collective monologues into authentic dialoguesin which all in the room have a chance to be heard, understood, and questioned. ~~~~ “Hey, Sam. How are you doing?” “I’ve been better, Jim. Just found out I … Continue reading
Posted in collective monolgues, Community, conversation Tagged awareness, collaboration, collective monologues, communication, community, conversation, resilience 2 Comments
(Issue #578) That Was The Longest Twenty Minutes Of My Life!
I know that when I put the audience first, I succeeded. This past week, a community committee on which I serve asked me to share ideas about presentation skills. Specifically, strategies to help speakers connect with an audience. We’ve all … Continue reading
Posted in Life lessons Tagged assumptions, awareness, communication, goals, presentation skills, public speaking, speaking 2 Comments
(Issue #555) Tags And Quotes To Ponder
Ten concepts that help guide us. Blog posts typically have “tags” associated with them. The tags connect blog topics over time. Think of them as an index to find common concepts and themes. Below you will find the Top Ten … Continue reading
Posted in Life lessons Tagged awareness, collaboration, communication, community, dreams, goals, growth, leadership, motivation, resilience 2 Comments
(Issue #553) A Blogger’s Retrospective for 2020
May you create, share, and savor powerful moments in the coming year and beyond. Video recommendation for the week: A short gratitude note from me to all of you who have read, shared, and commented on my blog posts. I … Continue reading
Posted in awareness, Gratitude, growth, Life lessons Tagged appreciation, assumptions, awareness, civility, communication, community, goals, gratitude, growth, leadership, mindfulness, motivation, reflection, resilience, self-efficacy Leave a comment
(Issue #544) Themie
When we empower a person, group, or community to tell their story in their voice we help them share and add to their legacy. An online statistic caught my attention: 93 million times per day people snap a selfie. The … Continue reading
Posted in Life lessons Tagged awareness, communication, community, listening 1 Comment
(Issue #535) Conveying Your Story
In their story lies their strength for a better future. The same for you. [For those who follow my blog, you know I end each blog post with a video recommendation. Don’t miss this week’s video. I reached into the … Continue reading
Posted in Life lessons Tagged action, appreciation, awareness, communication, resilience, self-efficacy, vulnerability 2 Comments
(Issue #513) Nosie: The Ear Of The Beholder
How do you tune out the noise and allow in the useful and timely? Time to resurrect a post from three years ago this month. The topic: noise. And what we can do about it. It’s all around us and … Continue reading
Posted in accountability, awareness, Choice, collective monolgues, Communication, Connection-Disconnection, Grit, happiness, leadership, Life lessons Tagged communication, fake news, noise, shawn achor 3 Comments
(Issue #510) The Third Grader In The Room
Posing questions sets up a vulnerability of sorts. Publicly admitting, “I don’t understand. I need you to help me.” Why? Simple question. Why? Seeking additional information to explain a situation. Why? We have heard young children ask that question as … Continue reading
Posted in Life lessons Tagged communication, effective teaching, growth, listening, questions, teaching and learning 3 Comments
(Issue #494) Communication: So Easy, Yet So Hard
You have a story. It belongs to you. It is powerful. How are you helping people understand it? Listening is a difficult skill to master. A lot of people shouting, “look at me” and “listen to my story!” Unfortunately, they … Continue reading
Posted in awareness, branding, change management, Choice, collaboration, emotional intelligence, empathy, generativity, Integrity, Life lessons Tagged action, assumptions, collaboration, communication, marketing, self, self-awareness 1 Comment