All Public Speaking is NOT Created Equal

Five minutes is really not that long. It takes more than 5 minutes just to get my three daughters from the living room, up our short flight of stairs and into the bathroom to brush teeth at night (often 2X 5 minutes.) You can be five minutes late to a meeting or lunch...

Empathy Rocks!

I was in a meeting yesterday with a group of colleague entrepreneurs. One member of our group was struggling with a business issue. It was a difficult struggle and she was clearly really upset about it. Our commitment as a group is to help one another work through...

What is your verb?

Descartes totally knew his verb. He was famous for it. “Cogito, ergo sum.” “I think, therefore I am.” Nancy Duarte, who wrote Slide:ology, an excellent book on how to create great presentations, says her verbs are “conquer and...