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!
Out of many, one area that professionals approach me to work with them is on their communication skills. Participants during a chat after a session sometimes ask me tips on improving communication. When I ask my clients to give a feedback to themselves most of them have communication skills as an area for improvement. Interestingly, … Continue reading Communication – Action Behind the Scenes
Why don’t we follow Etiquette each time? I have been thinking of the "why" and these are my thoughts! One day I saw something at the airport. These were two wonderful young girls standing ahead of me. The officer lady was guiding us to distribute the traffic to different security counters. The first girl heard … Continue reading The Etiquette Mystery-Part II
What is Etiquette? Have you encountered a situation where you have finished a long shopping spree and as you are waiting in the queue at the billing counter the person behind you seems to be bumping and kicking at you with his shopping basket? As the lift stops at your floor, people jump in and … Continue reading The Etiquette Mystery (Part 1)
When I meet people socially one of the most frequently asked question is “What do you do”? Initially, I try to keep it brief saying I am in business and a Coach - Trainer. Out of curiosity, a few ask me some more questions and I am most happy to share. Amongst other things when … Continue reading Presence, what is that?
"Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground." - Theodore Roosevelt If you happen to check the net right now, you may find several interpretations of this beautiful quote. You may have probably formed one of your own at this moment! Without asking you to change that, let me bring your attention to … Continue reading Feet on the Ground