10 simple listening tips to seriously improve ALL of your relationships Nothing like the holidays to impel a conversation about communication. Our lives and the quality of our existence are determined by relationships, which are defined by communication. Whether it’s relationship to self or
It’s a delightful thing, coloring together with my kids at the dining room table. I marvel at how they silently swim in their own gigantic imaginations and translate their inner worlds onto paper. They hate activity pages, only want “clear” printer
As we enter into the holiday season, particularly the reverent week of Thanksgiving, I can’t help but focus on gratitude. Years past, I’ve reflected on gratitude as a “beingness,” or stance, rather than an activity. This year, I narrow in
Something I notice is how people transmit information, thinking they’re effective and diplomatic, when in fact the mode of delivery muddles the message sending all parties into assumption land. This week I address one of the most basic elements of human
A common topic among many of my clients is decision making. For significant issues, decision making can be crippling. Many hold that if we don’t make the RIGHT decision we begin a domino effect of less than ideal circumstances and consequently live a failed
Regardless if you consider Werner Erhard as one of the godfathers of transformation or not, he said some pretty compelling stuff. “Happiness is a function of accepting what is.” The art of accepting things as they are and as they
Public speaking, a presentation, speaking up in meetings… if you’ve ever had to put yourself out there and found yourself nervous, then this week’s article is for you.