26 Sep

Body Language That Automatically Raises Executive Presence

  Mixed messages or ones that fly right past your radar screen can weaken your effectiveness in business and undermine your executive presence (EP). Unfortunately, many leaders take communication too literally and make the mistake of not reading what is silently said between the lines. Knowing how to understand body language taps into a whole […]

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09 Jul

Image Is Everything: Make Yours Magnetically Unbeatable!

Don’t become one of the many high-potential leaders who miss the boat simply because they don’t fully grasp the power of external image. Don’t think of clothes as just something to wear. View them as a factor in leadership influence. Stop dismissing body language as a myth, and leverage it as a vital communication tool. […]

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Communicate to Influence: Avoid 7 Major Talking Traps
10 Jul

Communicate to Influence: Avoid 7 Major Talking Traps

Unprofessional communication can throw your fast track career into reverse faster than you can say “oops.” That’s why I like to warn my clients to beware of what I call the seven deadly sins of communication. 1) Loose Tongues Lose Credibility If you wouldn’t say it to their face don’t say it, period. When you […]

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Adding Fluency to Your Body Language
08 May

Adding Fluency to Your Body Language

Effective leadership relies on effective communication, but many leaders focus only on verbal forms of expression while overlooking nonverbal signals. But as body language expert Carol Goman points out, people can send nearly 1,000 different nonverbal signals during a 30-minute negotiation. So I thought it would be a good idea to talk about some of […]

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Body Talk Business-Speak
10 Apr

Body Talk Business-Speak

What if you found out that someone was constantly chattering on about you at the office to undermine your chance at a promotion? Now hear this: unmanaged body language does exactly that. The wrong body talk silently inflicts more damage to your professional presence and career than the worst kind of loudmouthed gossipy coworker. But […]

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Are Your Body Language Blunders Sabotaging Your Career Success?
27 Mar

Are Your Body Language Blunders Sabotaging Your Career Success?

This week I enjoyed my media interview with Jenna Goudreau, an editor at Forbes about the types of body language mistakes professionals make that could be costing them a promotion. I along with a few other communication and management experts agreed that the silent signals you are sending could be self-sabotaging your ability to move […]

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Confidently Clarify Executive Communication
27 Sep

Confidently Clarify Executive Communication

Speaking with greater clarity and purpose is vital for any leader, whether they are talking to an employee, client, board room, or the news media. Those who lack this ability will appear weak, befuddled, and ineffective – and will fail to convey their ideas and leadership vision. But those who have a mastery of communication […]

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Atlanta Event: Is Your Body Language Sabotaging Your Professional Image?
29 Apr

Atlanta Event: Is Your Body Language Sabotaging Your Professional Image?

Today the business arena is more challenging and competitive than ever, so it's critical that professionals know the art of communicating through body talk that conveys positive, powerful messages of professional presence.  We are all constantly stepping into the business spotlight as we strive to stand out from our competition and achieve greater success. But […]

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Is Your Body Language Sabotaging Your Professional Image?
21 Apr

Is Your Body Language Sabotaging Your Professional Image?

Today the business arena is more challenging and competitive than ever, so it's critical that professionals know the art of communicating through body talk that conveys positive, powerful messages of professional presence.  We are all constantly stepping into the business spotlight as we strive to stand out from our competition and achieve greater success. But […]

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21 Dec

Eye Lingo: The Unspoken Language of Trust

One of the main ways we communicate non-verbally is through our eye contact. It’s important to remember – whether we are in the midst of a business discussion or are meeting new acquaintances – that good eye contact is crucial. It’s one of those facets of your professional image that helps people connect with you. […]

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