7 Tips for Positive Communication

7 Tips for Positive Communication

Words have power.   They impact the quality of our friendships, our ability to succeed, and our happiness. Often, we are unaware of how words influence our lives. Have you ever noticed how some people bring you alive during a conversation, while others leave you...
What Makes You Magnetic? 7 Tips to Nurture Your Essence.

What Makes You Magnetic? 7 Tips to Nurture Your Essence.

My husband and I had dinner at a small European restaurant, sitting outside along the sidewalk and enjoying the wonderful warm summer evening. Next to us was an elderly couple with a baby in a stroller. The little one was happy and the grandparents enamored with her....
Inspire People With Your Words

Inspire People With Your Words

We connect with people through words and often those words are misunderstood, argued with and judged. If you learn to speak with appreciation and positive regard, eliminating criticism, pressure or blame from your language, you’ll be one of the few to reach...
Want to Find Your True Calling? Listen For Gaps of Silence.

Want to Find Your True Calling? Listen For Gaps of Silence.

“Silence has its own music; it is silence that enables us to see ourselves and the things around us.” -Paulo Coelho Until you know your deepest passion and reason for being, you are free-floating through life. And, no matter how much you accomplish or how...
Being Positive: The One Life Skill You Have to Have

Being Positive: The One Life Skill You Have to Have

Do you dream to inspire? Live deeply fulfilling? Experience change that’ll alter you to the core of your being? Touch people from the heart? Be a transformational leader? Do you want to feel intimately connected to the people you love? To the planet? Engage in...
The Power of Yielding ~ Getting Your Way by Giving In

The Power of Yielding ~ Getting Your Way by Giving In

Today I want to introduce one of the transformational power tools I use as a coach. Yielding, or the art of getting your way by giving in. My first conscious encounter with yielding, or better the lack thereof, was in American traffic. I lived in Germany at the time...