Preparation and Discovery

Costs of Waiting to Communicate

Do you hesitate to say something? Do you delay involving others? Here are a few things to consider about your waiting habits when presenting and communicating: The cost of waiting to prepare for your presentation: you may not do your best work; may not have enough time to develop a powerful message; and ultimately you don’t have the impact or influence...

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Signs you are NOT a savvy communicator

The average communicator sends a clear message. The savvy communicator makes sure the message is received and understood. Which are you? Read the following and check all that apply. When I communicate with others they… seem to decide, then back off are overly critical get defensive, argue, and trie to out-expert you want it their way are very impatient during explanations...

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Truth? P.U. you stink at presenting

Let me get to the point – no one thinks their presentations stink. Yet we all have experienced a less than engaging or confusing presentation! It’s the blind spot we all have. Seeing ourselves from the other side of the podium. Your friends won’t tell you. Your co-workers certainly won’t tell you. Your boss may tell you. But your coach, your...

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