Communicate - Techniques & guidance for effective communication

11 November 2015

7 Ways to Improve Email Communication

11 November 2015, Comments: 0

  Email communications cause unanticipated problems. I remember one flurry of emails that was started because of a typing error – people got upset […]


4 November 2015

Don’t Shoot the Messenger

4 November 2015, Comments: 0

“Don’t kill the messenger. Receive the message.” – Michael Brown I worked for a manager who was erratic. We never knew how he was […]


28 October 2015

007 Tips for Killer Meetings

28 October 2015, Comments: 0

I used to schedule dental appointments rather than attend a weekly team meeting. That’s how bad these meetings were – they were long, rambling, […]


8 April 2015

The Real Cost of Conflict

8 April 2015, Comments: 0

  U.S. employees spent 2.8 hours per week dealing with conflict, according to a 2008 study by CPP Inc. This amounts to approximately $359 […]


1 April 2015

Is Teamwork Worth It?

1 April 2015, Comments: 0

  Ben was a good leader, but he felt he was spending too much time ensuring his staff team worked smoothly towards their goals. He stopped by […]


18 March 2015

5 Tips to Increase Teamwork

18 March 2015, Comments: 0

  Bob always considered himself a good leader. He knew his team could work better together, but didn’t know what to do next. We […]


11 March 2015

Is Your Communication Style Causing More Problems Than You Are Solving?

11 March 2015, Comments: 0

  “Many of the problems that occur in an organization are the direct result of people failing to communicate or communicating ineffectively” according to […]


4 March 2015

The Lost Art of Listening

4 March 2015, Comments: 0

  Do you really listen when someone is speaking? Or are you formulating your arguments for your own case? According to “Has Listening Become […]


10 December 2014

What I Learned About Communication from a Photography Course

10 December 2014, Comments: 0

  I was intimidated attending a photography course by award winning photographer, Dave Brosha. Many of the participants were full-time photographers, I had only […]


3 December 2014

Poor Communication Skills Holding You Back in Your Career?

3 December 2014, Comments: 0

  According to Forbes Magazine, it is impossible to become a great leader without being a great communicator. I coached Brian, a technical leader […]