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March 9, 2023

Kindness When Flying In The Friendly Skies

Planning to fly soon? It seems we are hearing stories almost everyday about airline passengers being rude, unruly and unkind to each other – and even […]
February 9, 2023

The Language Of Flowers…

Giving and receiving flowers exemplify feelings of love, friendship, sympathy, sorrow, cheer, appreciation, pride, happiness, congratulations or “just because”. Giving yourself flowers can be a day […]
January 31, 2023

Are You A Conversation Interrupter?

We’ve all been there. You’re telling a story and just getting to the crux, when someone interrupts. By the time they’re done talking you may have […]
December 28, 2022

Five, Four, Three, Two, One…Happy New Year!

No doubt this past year has been a whirlwind, as are the holidays! While you’re getting ready for festivities to welcome in The New Year with […]
December 9, 2022

Company Holiday Parties Are Back!

’Tis the holiday season – and do you hear the buzz, anticipation and excitement for your company’s holiday party?! Whether at an employee’s home, after hours […]
November 22, 2022

Tips To Be A Gracious Thanksgiving/Friendsgiving Dinner Guest…

🦃 Thanksgiving is officially upon us and we’re thankfully back to in-person gatherings this year. You’ve RSVP’d and have figured out what you and your loved […]
November 13, 2022

World Kindness Day is November 13th

DYK: World Kindness Day was formed in 1998 by the World Kindness Movement (WKM) to promote kindness as a way to bring people of every kind […]
October 26, 2022

Please Hold The Door…

Imagine walking into a building a few feet behind someone, and as they open the door they don’t acknowledge you, nor do they hold the door […]
October 26, 2022

Elevator COP, Ins, Outs And Asks

Have you ever wondered about elevator etiquette and how to handle certain elevator scenarios with courtesy and graciousness? I’ve got some tips! First, a few details. […]
October 19, 2022

What To Do If You Can’t Afford Anything on the Wedding Registry…

If you think you can’t afford anything on a wedding gift registry, please be reassured that you actually do have a host of choices and ideas to […]
August 31, 2017

There’s An Art To Small Talk

Small talk is defined as the polite conversation we share with others in impromptu social settings that are light and casual. It’s making conversation for the […]
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 […]
January 21, 2022

Saying And Pronouncing Names Correctly: Use Your EI

In any professional or social setting, pronouncing and saying someone’s name correctly are important skills and practices to possess. It lets others know you care, value, […]
April 13, 2022

Returning To The Office: Reconnecting With Small Talk

While more and more employees are transitioning WFH to hybrid or back-to-office full time, research reveals after working virtually for over two years that many workers […]