Virtual Meeting? Five Tactics to Show up Prepared.

Showing up prepared to virtual meetings/events is even more important given the increased opportunity for distractions (for both the speaker/facilitator and audience members.) Being ready and looking prepared will only increase your credibility in these virtual interactions. Here are just few tips to help you! Set your intention of how you desire to show up.…

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…

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…