Tag Archives: communication skills

Do You Have the “It” Factor?

Wouldn’t you love to be that guy or gal that everyone wants to be around? The person who commands a “presence” when they walk into a room. The person who exhibits magnetism that makes others naturally gravitate towards them. Everyone wants to be on his or her team. Everyone wants to work with them – […]

3 Ways to Increase Your Executive Presence

Have you ever wondered why some people’s careers soar and others flop? For many, the key to success for climbing the corporate ladder or growing their entrepreneurial business is the presence or absence of Executive Presence. We all know executive presence when we see it. The person who walks into the room and your head […]

The #1 Most Effective Skill Needed to Build Healthy Authentic Work Relationships

As a relationship and communication expert, you know I sincerely believe all success begins with relationships. However, these relationships are only successful if they are authentic. Authenticity must be at the very core of any trusting relationship. The #1 way to build trusting relationships is through effective communication. Following are three key components of effective […]

3 Essential Ways to Increase Your Emotional Intelligence

Everyone seems to be constantly talking about Emotional Intelligence (E.Q.). However, if I were to ask you exactly what the term “Emotional Intelligence” means, you would probably be hard pressed to define it. You might also have a difficult time explaining how it shows up in your business and your life. For the most accurate […]

3 Ways to Increase Your Emotional Intelligence for Business Success

Emotional Intelligence consists of the ability to recognize, use, understand and manage our emotions in a way that helps develop healthy relationships in both our professional and personal lives. Succinctly, Emotional Intelligence influences the way we react to stress and the way we interact with others. Emotional intelligence is composed of four main attributes: Self-awareness – the […]

3 Communication Skills for Your Success

Women know true success is found within our relationships – not money. The way we communicate with ourselves and with others ultimately determines the overall quality of our life – and the success or lack thereof – of everything we do! Creating and nurturing a true partnership with your partner is predicated upon effective communication […]

Relationships: The Key to Success in Business and Life

The main premise of Stephen Covey’s best selling book: “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People” is predicated upon the belief that true success encompasses healthy relationships in both your personal and professional life. To have success in only one area of your life, especially if it comes at the expense of success in the […]

Reflections for Improving Work Relationships in the New Year

Stephen R. Covey, the best-selling author of The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, emphasized the value and importance of personal development skills as tantamount to one’s success in business and life. The rise and fall of our career and business is often rooted in our ability to network, build, sustain and nurture professional relationships, […]

Communication Skills based on Gender Intelligence that Increases Your Bottom Line

Failure to effectively communicate is often behind many failed business initiatives in both the corporate and entrepreneurial sectors. (Ineffective communication is usually the main reason for failed relationships and marriages as well.) Brain science, professionally referred to as neuroscience, now helps us understand why and how men and women communicate differently. Businesses which know and […]

Your Marriage & Your Business Depends on this One Critical Relationship Skill

Never before have we had so many ways to enhance this one critical relationship skill and yet never before have we been so lacking in this ability. Whether I am working with couples in a VIP Couples Day or conducting seminars for female entrepreneurs, this one critical relationship skill is usually where most of my […]