I am not a core sports fan but sometimes watch Foot Ball in passing moments. When a match is being played on television, just as a player is about to hit a goal, I see my family on the edge of their seat. I stop and watch that wonderful moment play out and get goosebumps … Continue reading And it’s a GOAL!!!!!
Do you find it difficult to say no to requests and invitations from colleagues, friends, and bosses at work? Very often at the office, do you feel like saying No to requests but end up saying Yes? Do you feel upset with others in your team since you have your own job to complete, and … Continue reading The ” No” Conversations
Story: Fox and the grapes We all have heard the famous fable about the fox and the grapes in our childhood. A fox was walking through the forest and spotted a bunch of grapes hanging from a tree. Being hungry he jumps at the hanging grapes but misses. He keeps trying and jumps repeatedly, but … Continue reading Power of Coaching
Learning Language - Can a language be learnt? We all would say yes. Of course, if you are willing, you can learn it. Very commonly I get a request from my clients that they want to learn body language. When we interact with people, they observe our non-verbal’s or our body language and interpret … Continue reading Look who’s talking!
I am not sure how they do it in school now but I remember responding to my Roll call with a loud enthusiastic“Present Miss!” In fact, I remember each one of my friends had a unique way to respond. We marked our attendance with that shout, but is the physical presence equivalent to being really … Continue reading Present Miss!
Since I was feeling a little lost in deciding what to share in my next blog, I went ahead and did the easiest thing. I asked my client, and he said he would like to read about email writing and the tension it causes at the office. As you are reading this piece you may … Continue reading Talking through Emails
When I am facilitating my presence or etiquette workshop one of the topics that I present is professional dressing/wardrobe. This is one of the brightest segments as I sense the energy of the audience come alive in this module. Clothing interests everyone, even those who find discussing it as frivolous or overrated. Just like we … Continue reading What we wear to work!