How to Be a Better Listener

Did you know that people in general do not know how to be a good listener?  We have ears that hear well but we do not use them to really listen and comprehend what others are telling us.  Studies have shown that we retain only half of what is told to us, and yes, that...

Today is National Compliment Day

Did you know today is National Compliment Day?  A compliment is an expression of admiration, praise or encouragement. Not only can it lift the spirit of the receiver, but also the giver.  Why not compliment someone today? ” I can live two months on a good...

How to Be Charismatic

Let’s do a quick exercise. Take a moment and think of the word “charisma”.  Make a list of all the people that pop into your mind that have it.  Bill Gates, Bill Clinton, and Oprah have it.  Dean Martin, Liz Taylor, John Kennedy, Ronald Reagan and...