May 22 2019

Four Steps to Apologizing

posted by Nancy Milton in Communication Skills, Living Fundamentals

Whether you screw something up with work, miscommunicate timing to a client, lose it with you child or forget to do what you said you would do with a partner – Do you apologize? Is it a “real apology” or just a quick “sorry about that”?   What’s the difference? It’s a BIG difference.  Let’s

May 7 2019

Respect Me -5 Tips to Creating Respect

posted by Nancy Milton in Communication Skills, Living Fundamentals

I was facilitating a session last night where I was asked, “How do I make someone respect me?” First – “make” isn’t going to work out for anyone….     When I talk about both trust & respect, I speak about it going two ways. For example, if you’re wanting to feel respected by someone,

Apr 30 2019

We all need to PLULK!

posted by Nancy Milton in Communication Skills

I got back from Mexico late Sunday night, a terrific four-day getaway with some girlfriends.  Typically, on a beach vacation I start the day with a run along the shore line.  I also love to have a couple beach walks a day.   Walking the beach with my friends Friday morning – when we saw

Mar 5 2019

Tip for a Happy Life

posted by Nancy Milton in Communication Skills, Living Fundamentals

I’m a believer in “love language”.  Through the dating process I have been asked on occasion if I know what my Love Language is.  I think it’s terrific that more people are becoming aware of what they need & how they need it to make their relationships partnerships and build solid connection. If you’ve not

Feb 26 2019

4 Steps to Better Navigate Conflict

posted by Nancy Milton in Communication Skills, Living Fundamentals

I have been reading the book The Art of Possibility by Rosamund Stone Zander and Benjamin Zander.  The book has been a gift – the story-sharing way it has been written in is keeping me captivated (which can be a test for me with non-fiction) and I’ve got lots of pages folded down to go