Being a paid professional keynote speaker, I typically get two reactions when people ask what I do. The first is shock because people’s #1 fear is public speaking and they are shocked that someone...Read More
The emergence of a new generation will require a new era of effective leaders and communicators to rise up. Change is inevitable, but leading and connecting with the next generation must be...Read More
The ALS ice bucket challenge has quickly become this summer's viral movement version of the "Harlem Shake," Tebow-ing, and "Call Me Maybe" video parodies. Like any viral movement, there is a lot...Read More
Don’t try to lead by correcting but rather by connecting. Too many times leaders want to point fingers and correct when in reality we should be connecting. Building rapport. Depositing into...Read More
Do you know the fool-proof way to know if someone desires a connection with others? They are breathing. For those playing at home…that’s everyone among the living.
Even the most introverted...Read More
The battle between picking up the phone to call someone versus texting (or instant messaging) that person is raging to new heights in today’s workplace. Before taking an allegiance, consider the...Read More
For many of us Millennials (myself included), the art of face-to-face communication seems archaic and outdated since we can shoot off a text or tweet in a few finger flicks or can connect with a...Read More