Struggling with Brevity

2018-02-08T21:46:59+00:00July 30th, 2014|

How many times have you heard the words “to make a long story short” only to have that followed by the very drawn out and detailed account? In the age [...]

Demonstrating Grace under Fire

2018-02-08T21:48:52+00:00June 23rd, 2014|

Imagine you are in front of 700 people, you have been billed as the ‘headliner’ of the conference and your slides just aren’t displaying, no matter what you try.  Pretty [...]

The Perils of Networking

2018-02-08T21:49:56+00:00May 5th, 2014|

Have you ever attended a networking event and envied the person who seems to float effortlessly from individual to groups of individuals - collecting business cards and making real connections [...]

Negotiation Skills: Dance with me?

2018-02-08T21:51:17+00:00April 9th, 2014|

It’s been said that negotiations are much like the game of chess. There is the back and forth nature of discussion, the willingness to lose something - like a pawn [...]

Love and Communication Skills

2018-02-08T21:54:32+00:00February 12th, 2014|

While our coaches can’t determine which of Gary Chapman’s Five Love Languages will help improve communications with your valentine, at this time of year I always find myself thinking that [...]

When Nerves Got the Best of Michael Bay

2018-02-08T21:56:34+00:00January 14th, 2014|

Michael Bay, famous for directing and producing big budget action films with impressive special effects, is now infamous for his stage fright. It seems everyone is talking about it. Even [...]