Closing the Confidence Gap: Three Steps to Communicate with Swagger

Research tells us that there is a gender gap when it comes to self-confidence.[i] Women generally have less confidence than men and this is so in all stages of life. Ugh… that sounds depressing, no? Well wait, it gets worse for us ladies, but then it gets better. Stay with me… Teaching communication in higher…

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The Messages You Unintentionally Send- Open More Doors by Improving Your Communication Skills

How many opportunities have you missed due to ineffective communication skills? -An interview that did NOT land you the job? -That conversation with your boss that that left you doubting yourself? -The conflict you avoided because it was going to feel uncomfortable? – Did not speak up in that meeting because you were not 100%…

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What Message is Unintentionally Leaking Out of You?

Apparently, our true feelings can literally leak out of our body. Harvard researchers Ambady and Rosenthal explore how feelings can travel through less controllable channels via the article, “Thin Slices of Expressive Behavior as Predictors of Interpersonal Consequence: A Meta-Analysis.”* “…people can choose their facial, vocal and bodily expressions. The lack of control of nonverbal behavior could…

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