We need to get more people talking. Think about all the times you have been in a meeting and you ask a question, only to have absolutely no one respond. They are sitting there looking at you with blank stares.
It’s not a new question. It’s asked about Athletes. It’s asked about Actors. Without a response of yes, natural, born-with-it talent will only get you so far. It is an essential success mindset for actors and athletes. Without it, actors
When I’m standing at the copier and noticing that the black and white copies are beginning to fade into nothingness, my first question is always, “who’s responsible for the toner?” When I am communicating with others, guess what? I am
Sometimes when we are thinking as we are answering, we use a different voice. To the listener, it can sound as if you are “in your head.” Your voice may not have the full warmth and emotion that is usual
Have you practiced your communication bow? When people give you praise or a compliment, are you able to gracefully receive it, or do you shrug it off? Rehearsal is a very important part of performance in the musical world. Hours
When you’re on a business call, be careful not to try to sound laid back. You may come off sleepy or disinterested. Your voice may go monotone – which is hard to follow. You may drop into the vocal fry