How on earth can “no problem” be a danger phrase? After all, “no problem” is common-as-dirt and certainly inoffensive. But is that what you want to be? Is that the label you want to plant in the mind of your
Negative people–they’re everywhere Are you transforming your environment or are negative people transforming YOU? This Communication Skills Training post is taken from Dan’s book Energy Vampire Slaying: 101, and deals with how to handle severely negative people called THE NEGADDICTED.
Effectively delivering messages requires the right power words Delivering messages–Ever wonder why even your best ideas don’t get any traction? Does it seem to you your ideas aren’t being heard or taken seriously? Do you notice other people getting their point
Quick Tip: Don’t start a business conversation by inviting a “No.” Today’s professional communication tip is simple but powerful. When starting a business conversation with a client or a colleague, whether in person or on the phone, avoid the DANGER
As a child, were you hurt by any of these harmful danger phrases? And are you carrying on the grand tradition of hurtful speech–when speaking to your own children? Don’t underestimate your words and actions on your children. Mocking, laughing,
Sometimes we need to clarify messages before we respond, but using danger phrases such as, “you said,” can sabotage our success. Keep in mind that human beings think they’re saying something other than what they’re really saying over 50% of the time. Therefore,