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Real Life in a Laboratory

I’m renaming April and May 2017 as Connect, Consult & Celebrate Month. Two months seemed to fly by as one: my weeks were with multiple presentation trainings, a new workshop, co-leading with David LaMotte, remarkable client results and personal breakthroughs. I’m a true teacher at heart. There is nothing I love more than welcoming people face-to-face […] Read more…

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What’s The “Art” in Listening?

Listening just happens, right? No action required. Listening is underway. You can’t “NOT” – not listen. It’s on automatic pilot. Sit back: Take it in.   “So”…. you’re probably asking….”if listening is happening, then….” “…What exactly is that “Art” part in the Art of Listening?  Our world is noisy, with multiple distractions and a plethora […] Read more…

The Art of Listening to Each Other

Advance Your Speaking Skills in 30 Days!

More than possible…. Significant Improvements Made in 30 Days! To create a little order and organization in my home, I play this silly, but very effective 15-minute game. Here’s how it goes: I set 15 minutes on the timer. When I push “start” I briskly pick up clutter, put away clothes, wipe down counters, tidy […] Read more…

New: Signature Speaker Learning Labs! Expanding To Two Locations

Presenting with Power and Purpose is a 4-week Speaker’s Learning Lab for Asheville and Buncombe County area professionals, beginning Tuesday, March 7 at 5:30 pm in East Asheville and Monday, March 13 in South Asheville. Participants from a wide spectrum have participated in the lab: Creatives, coaches, authors, architects, attorneys, speakers, corporate managers, and even […] Read more…