Ghosting: Just STOP it!

This blog is first in my series about Healthy Communication Ghosting: The act of ending a personal relationship with someone by suddenly and without explanation withdrawing from all communication. In

The right words can work magic

Your business strategy needs to leverage advanced communication techniques — the lifeblood of selling. If you’re not already focused on fine-tuning what you say and how you say it, it’s

Are You For Real?

Yes, the truth can set you free. And being real always feels right. But a no-holds-barred attitude on expressing every emotion we feel is not what authenticity is about. Rather,

Time to Call in a Coach?

We all have one in our lives: a coworker, friend or family member who speaks in a way that rubs us wrong. Or, even worse, a boss that’s prone to

The Language of Love

If you haven’t read “The 5 Love Languages” by Dr. Gary Chapman, you should. It is one of my all-time favorite books. In it, Dr. Chapman outlines five ways to

Here’s How to Say it Right

Everywhere you look these days, we’re bombarded by dismally poor communications. Hell in a handbasket? Not quite. But it does seem that growing legions of people don’t think about how

Why is the high road harder?

You have to climb to reach your goal. And, like any climber, you will face obstacles. Often times they manifest themselves in other people who are determined to block your