Listening: A Vital Element of Communication

Listening: A Vital Element of Communication

  The best way to build your relationships is to be present and listen. – Ellie Parvin   Did you know that the most neglected part of verbal communication is listening?   Communication is a “two-way street” indeed.  In fact, the best communicators are often the best listeners. Think about your closest relationships (family and […]

How to Get Your Voice Heard

How to Get Your Voice Heard

Have you ever been in a situation where you wanted to say something and you didn’t?   Your voice defines who you are!  Your voice brings value to business and personal relationships! ~ Ellie Parvin   Often people refrain from communicating their ideas or beliefs to avoid “rocking the boat”, avoid personal/political confrontation, or even […]

Public Speaking Tips for Introverts

Public Speaking Tips for Introverts

Public Speaking Tips for Introverts Some of my favorite, most successful speakers, are self-proclaimed introverts. In fact, you know many famous introverts who pushed passed their fear to inspire and/or entertain others – to name a few: Bill Gates Eleanor Roosevelt Albert Einstein Abraham Lincoln George Stephanopoulos Rosa Parks Audrey Hepburn J.K. Rowling Emma Watson (if […]