Category Archives: Communication

January 2016 – Together We Can Change The World Volun-Tour

In January I joined a fabulous group of professional speakers and authors who are part of Together We Can Change the World- twcctw.org I joined my friends Rebecca Morgan and Paul Larsen and got to meet and work with such a … Continue reading

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It’s All About the People

As we move into the new year I am reminded, that’s it’s all about the people. The people we spend time with in our personal life and our business become mirrors to who we are and what we reflect to … Continue reading

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Watch Your Language!

Our language is so powerful that, at times, we don’t realize the impact.  Let’s look at an example that you can bring into your awareness that can make a big difference. Giving Feedback: I was working in Rhode Island a … Continue reading

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How to Earn a Raise – Lessons from Pricing

Guest post by Mark Stiving, Ph.D. – Pricing Expert, Speaker, Author Pragmatic Pricing The other day one of my employees asked for a raise.  Believe it or not, as director of pricing at a large company, I don’t really have much … Continue reading

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Is It a Lie That You Should Treat Others the Way You Want to Be Treated?

Guest post by Allison S. Tabor, CPC, CPSM Coppia Communications While the virtue being extolled was well intended to help us become considerate citizens, adopting this belief caused unintended negative consequences. Did you ever have a conversation with someone that … Continue reading

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Remote Teams and Connection

So many companies, especially high tech and online media companies are working remotely. How do we build connection when we are spread out across the country?  Building connection to build a team needs to be very intentional when you work … Continue reading

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Connection Builds Teams

What comes to your mind when I say—“Connection Builds Teams”? Does your brain say—“oh yes” or “huh?” There is important data that backs up the theory that when you are connected with people at work and have satisfying relationships, you … Continue reading

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Leadership Lesson: Love Works

An esteemed colleague and good friend heard Joel Manby speak about his book, “Love Works,” at a Toastmaster Conference.  He said, “You would really like this guy.” I just finished listening to the audio book.  He was so right. Joel’s … Continue reading

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Love Works in Business and In Yoga

I just started reading a fabulous new business book, “Love Works. Seven Timeless Principles for Effective Leaders” by Joel Manby.  It is so refreshing to hear a positive perspective on getting strong business results and treating people with deep respect … Continue reading

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For Better or for Work: A Survival Guide for Entrepreneurs and Their Families

There are many books out there about running a small business. Hard to believe—but little has been written about what a spouse or family member needs to endure while the entrepreneur is involved in their own brand of “business innovation.” … Continue reading

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