Category Archives: Communication

CONFIDENCE

Recently I won a book call – The Confidence Code by Katty Kay and Claire Shipman.  It’s about the science and art of self- assurance – what women should know.  It’s timely for me as I coach people to move forward with greater confidence. … Continue reading

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To Love and To Work

“What should a well adjusted person be able to do well?” Sigmund Freud’s answer:  loving and working. 1. Love.  Love the achievement of intimacy with another person, the sense of being cherished for who you are.  2. Work. Work is the experience of … Continue reading

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Feedback as a Gift

How do you accept constructive feedback?   Is accepting critiques difficult for you? It doesn’t have to be.  Think of it as receiving a gift because those who venture to constructively criticize us are performing a remarkable act of friendship. … Continue reading

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Woman to Woman

I believe, as a woman, we are here for the sake of other women – above all, for those upon whose smile and wellbeing our own happiness depends, and also for the countless unknown souls with whose fate we are … Continue reading

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Day 11 – Remembrance and Challenge

Thursday, September 11 I find myself reflecting on this day of remembrance.  What were you doing on 9/11/2001? On this date in 2001, I dropped off my son at daycare and was rushing to get to work…no time to listen … Continue reading

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Wise Words

Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.  – ALBERT EINSTEIN ……………………………………………………………………… One doesn’t discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time. – ANDRE GIDE ……………………………………………………………………… You … Continue reading

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Pay Attention to Your Communication Style

It is easy to forget that people actually pay close attention to what you are saying, even in the most casual conversations.  Even more than your words, your style will be observed – how the message is delivered can have an enormous impact. The best communicators … Continue reading

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