Jun 13 2018

You Won’t Know if you Don’t Try

posted by Nancy Milton in Book Learnings, Living Fundamentals, Self Help

When my boys were babies and I was toying with going back to out-of-the-house work, I took on non-fictional reading.  I thought it would help get my head back into the work game. It’s not something I was ever strong in; much preferring the fictional, let me lose myself in a great story reading. Over

May 23 2017

Paul Kalanithi, Lucy Kalanithi, Thank you.

posted by Nancy Milton in Book Learnings, Living Fundamentals

  At some point last year, the book When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi was recommended to me as a ‘good read’.  I’m not sure if I knew the book premise when I pick up my special hold from the library.  I just started reading.  The memoir captures Paul’s experience through his terminal cancer

Nov 1 2016

Three Tips to be Better at Empathy

posted by Nancy Milton in Book Learnings, Communication Skills, Living Fundamentals, Self Help

Oct 31st I shared a pod cast with Dorothy Dalton, a dynamo (and CEO) of 3Plus International Ltd.  Our focus of discussion was Empathy and how to better at it. Here’s the podcast if you’re looking to reignite your Empathy ability: How to Cultivate Empathy in the Workplace   Ironically I’m currently reading Reclaiming Conversations: