Dec 26 2018

Enjoy this time

posted by Nancy Milton in Communication Skills

May your celebrations yesterday with family & friends, have your heart grinning    for the days and weeks to come :0) xo   Coming up… The blogs you will receive in the next two weeks will share ideas about how to approach the year ahead, including insight on how you respond to expectations and the

Dec 18 2018

Decision Making Made Easy – Template from Author Suzy Welch

posted by Nancy Milton in Communication Skills

With 2019 less than 20 days away, I’m aware of individuals considering making changes.  This 2-minute video will walk you through a Decision Making Tool I learned from Suzy Welch in her book 10 -10-10.    Suzy’s tool is one that you can apply to many situations (I haven’t had it not work for one

Dec 12 2018

Four Tips to Make TOUGH Conversations, Easier

posted by Nancy Milton in Communication Skills

There can be conversations and then tough conversations. Here are four tips in preparation for the “tough conversations” category. 1) If you’re calling it a tough conversation (or conflict, debate, or triage….) is literally making you feel crummy about what you need to do, call it something different.  You need to change what it feels

Dec 4 2018


posted by Nancy Milton in Communication Skills

Working with individuals and corporations to communicate better (what I call Intentional Communication) I spend loads of time helping others develop awareness around listening to and communicating facts and feelings. Many of us through the years attempt mastery of HIDING feelings; sharing as little as possible about the real stuff and keeping our professional/polite/neutral face