Category Archives: Communication

An Interview With a Millennial

 

Amanda SuazoAn Interview With a Millennial

The millennial generation is in the spotlight. More so than any recent generation. I’d say, since the “hippie” generation. Why is this generation making such a splash? What is making this generation so influential? Does the dawn of social media have...
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Hot Tub Etiquette

If it's public, good manners are required.

Picture it; you've arrived to your hotel destination. Ready to go into "relax" mode, you both grab your swimsuits and take the walk down the corridor when you spot the pool.  It's empty.  You don't care because you're headed for the bubbling, steaming hot tub. As you approach,...
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Overweight Friend

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Although making headway, weight, is still a sensitive and somewhat controversial subject.

People blame fast-food joints, lack of money, lack of time, food manufacturing industries, upbringing, video games, an inactive lifestyle, etc. Whether you are in the camp of "They can lose weight...
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Tips By and For Millennials

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My guest, Amanda Suazo (@suazgirl) and I met on Twitter. Proving that business connections do happen on social media.
Before we get to Amanda's tips, I have found millennials to be frank, which is a benefit, you know where...
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11 Ways to Behave in an Art Museum

11 Ways to Behave in an Art Museum

If you're used to the hands-on museums, you may want to look at my list of 11 ways to behave in an art museum.

Pretentiously commenting for all to hear or taking steps, forward and backward and from side to side as though you have just...
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Asking Personal Questions At Work

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Generally speaking, women, more so than men, tend to connect by sharing info about their personal life.  For example; you both have teens ready to go away to college; boom, instant connection (in most cases). What about...
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Women in Advertising

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Advertising does pay--how far are you willing to go to promote your client?

What do you think about this latest advertising craze? Japanese women are getting paid to wear ads on their thighs.  They receive anywhere from $13.00 to $121.00 per day to stick on...
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Parenting Tips by Cynthia Klein

Parenting Tips By My Guest Blogger

Parents, Listen Without Blocking Communication

My guest this week, Cynthia Klein, helps repair crumbling parent-teen relationships.  The results are grand.  If her words speak to you, contact her.  Power up parents. I learned about  Communication Blocks many years ago when I studied the parenting program Active...
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LGBT Etiquette

LBGT Etiquette

"Treat others as you would like to be treated."

Does demonstrating good manners differ when you are around certain people, a particular location, or time of day?  Silly, isn't it? Even if you have an opinion about whether someone...
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How To Respond To Backhanded Compliments

How to Respond to Backhanded Compliments

They're usually trying to make a point, jealous, angry, or lack social skills.

"Oh, you look different since the last time I saw you."  Good or bad?   "...your same ol' recipe."  Or, "Are you still going to the...
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