#blog

October 28, 2020

An Attitude Of Gratitude…

Developing an attitude of gratitude is one of the easiest ways to improve satisfaction in your life. Instead of focusing on what you don’t have or […]
October 28, 2020

The Nuances Between Being Nice And Being Kind…

From an excerpt in a story by Channel Kindness: “Nice steps back, while Kindness steps up. Nice happens when there is time; Kindness happens because we […]
October 27, 2020

Our Eyes Show Our True Feelings…

“The eyes are the window to the soul.” – William Shakespeare Our eyes show our true feelings, our own truth. Like body language, our eyes emote […]
August 25, 2020

Mask Etiquette While Dining Out During The Pandemic…

Common questions for us lately include: how long to wear, and what to do with your mask while dining out during the pandemic? We’ve got answers! […]
July 17, 2020

“It’s nice to know your name…”

Ever been in that situation when you’re finally introduced to someone you’ve been exchanging pleasantries with for awhile? Perhaps in the moment you’ve felt a little […]
June 12, 2020

We’re all in this together; how do we practice polite mindfulness during the pandemic?

During the pandemic, we’ve all been in lockdown mode; managing and handling our families, school work and jobs as never before. As society and states are […]
May 22, 2020

The Secrets Of Getting Started…

“The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret of getting started is breaking your complex, overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks, and then starting […]
May 22, 2020

I’m listening…

…But are you? The most difficult challenge most people have when listening to another person is that they’re really not; they’re formulating responses or think they […]
March 13, 2019

Planting Your Spring Garden

This lovely piece is shared from a friend, enjoy! For The Garden Of Your Daily Living Plant three rows of peas: peace of mind peace of […]
September 6, 2018

What happens if you change “but” to “and”?

Positive and negative communication have so many nuances, and there are subtle ways to turn a negative statement or thought into a positive one. For instance, […]
March 3, 2021

Are you missing Small Talk in your virtual meetings?

As humans, in general we enjoy connecting with others, professionally and personally. In the (not so long ago) days of business meetings conducted in person, Small […]
March 19, 2021

Why is Good Posture important during meetings (including virtual)?

Good posture. Besides being a health benefit, good posture also conveys a host of other important non-verbal body language signals. For instance having good posture expresses: […]
April 8, 2021

Practice The Pause…

Effective communication involves effectively pausing. Pausing at effective times while speaking is, well, effective. What happens when you pause in a presentation or a conversation? It […]
April 28, 2021

Stepping into another person’s shoes…

Empathy is defined as the ability to share and understand the feelings of another person. It’s the ability to identify and understand the wants, needs and […]