Jun 5 2019

What You Can Control

posted by Nancy Milton in Communication Skills, Living Fundamentals

Thursday May 30th.  The first game of the NBA finals, Toronto Raptors versus Golden State, on home turf.  I was downtown Toronto for the energizing evening and amazing team win.  I also came home without my iPhone…   Yes, everything was backed up with iCloud No, my phone was not found. No lol, the what

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