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Time for an Argument? Not In Japan

I like to ask what people miss about the countries where they used to live.

Me?  After more than 25 years living in Japan, I still miss black licorice–the kind you can buy almost every where in the U.S., but it’s hard to find here.   659 more words


I've Got 2 Job Offers. Which One Should I Take?

No, it’s not me who’s got the job offers.  I’m sticking with the writing and consulting.  My book is moving forward to the printing and production phase , and I’m happy to say it’s now on Amazon… 572 more words

Brush Up on Your Business Communication Skills

Did you miss my business communications classes last semester? No worries, I’m teaching them again in May! Click on the links to register.

Business Speaking with Influence… 93 more words

Classes And Events

Six phrases that will make you a better leader

Think back to some of the bosses you’ve had — good or bad. Can you imagine any of them saying anything to their employees as empowering as, “What can I do to help you?” 563 more words


The Other Side of FEAR

My first ever attempt of public speaking happened during freshman year of High School. The assignment was to give a 3-5 minute speech on any subject that excited us. 517 more words

Discussion Starters

The Simplicity of Networking

Go back three months.

Here’s me. “I’m a behind the scenes kind of person. I’m just not someone who likes to socialize. It’s ‘work’ for me.” 590 more words


Get To The Point And Harness The Email Writing Process

Sure it’s important to get to the point and harness the email writing process. Saving time and our reputation means we have to be 100% clear when we communicate. 750 more words