eHow has a nice little guide to making small talk: Step One Practice. Converse with everyone you come … [Read more...] about Small Talk, Big Deal
Archives for July 2007
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust our sails.- Kurdish Proverb … [Read more...] about Emotions
"Let's go out for a hamburger," is an invitation you might get for a lunch meeting. However, how would you react if someone asked you, "How about eating some ground up cow on a bun?" The second thought is a little less … [Read more...] about Whats in a Word?
In 1935, United States citizens were about to be overwhelmed with a nine-digit number -- their Social Security number. For some, it probably seemed very impersonal to be thought of as a "number." Today, technology requires us to use many … [Read more...] about Electronic Etiquette
God gave you to ears and one mouth to use in proportion. When you are talking to people, you aren't listening, You aren't finding out how you can be a resource for them. According to the University of Minnesota, the average college student spends … [Read more...] about Listening and Learning
SmartMoney Magazine has a few good networking tips in its last issue, where they quoted Julia E. Hubbel saying: Get happy. Communicate your intense enthusiasm for your product or service. For most entrepreneurs, this is an easy task. "You have … [Read more...] about Networking Tips