Speaking

Ensure critical info is absorbed

April 25, 2019
When you have extremely important information to share with people, don’t just assume they will find your message as important as you do. Instead, set the stage to ensure they both hear and fully comprehend your message.

Words, Words, Words: May ’19

April 25, 2019
Write it right, say it right, spell it right.

Detect when people are bored

April 25, 2019
When you are speaking to people, the last thing you want to do is bore them. Keeping them engaged may require you to course-correct mid-talk, but how do you know if they’re bored so you can? Look for these signs.

“Do you have any questions?”

March 27, 2019
Changing the wording to “What questions do you have?” might get some queries tossed your way.

Words, Words, Words: April ’19

March 27, 2019
Write it right, say it right, spell it right.

3 phrases every leader should use

March 27, 2019
If you want to prove your leadership potential, use these phrases liberally, advises Andy Bailey, CEO, founder and coach at executive coaching firm Petra Coach.

Say this instead of ‘Thanks’

February 27, 2019
Almost from birth we’re told to say “Thanks,” and no doubt, it’s the right thing to do. However, another two-word phrase might be more powerful, according to research conducted by Francisco Gino and Adam Grant.

Stop hating public speaking

February 27, 2019
If you hate public speaking, use this advice to overcome your anxiety.

Words, Words, Words: March ’19

February 27, 2019
Write it right, say it right, spell it right.

Leadership Tips, Vol. 319

February 14, 2019
Silence is golden … A great interview question