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Finding the Fun at Work!

September 19, 2018  |   0 Comment
Finding the Fun at Work!

Let’s face it, we’re at our best when we’re having fun.  Fun makes us feel happy and engaged with others, and lets the best version of ourselves shine through.  There are opportunities to have fun in everything we do - we just have to be open for it.  And that includes in our work.  When we have ...

Live Your Greatness!

September 12, 2018  |   0 Comment
Live Your Greatness!

What is your definition of success? For me, I feel successful when I know I am living up to my potential, being my greatest self and living my best life. Some days are great, others challenging. I have a birthday coming up, which causes me to pause, reflect on my past year and visualize my year ahead. A couple ...

Bring Your Manners to Work Day

September 06, 2018  |   0 Comment
Bring Your Manners to Work Day

To encourage more cohesive and collaborative working relationships as well as enhancing the overall level of respect and camaraderie at work, the Protocol School of Washington, of which I am an Alumni, encourages career persons throughout the world to take note of its annual “Bring Your Manners to Work Day” to be recognized on Friday, September ...

Networking: How to Make a Powerful Entrance and Your Presence Known

August 28, 2018  |   0 Comment
Networking: How to Make a Powerful Entrance and Your Presence Known

When you attend a networking event, are you noticed when you enter a room?  Do you want to be noticed? Have you evaluated the kind of entrance that you make? Do you feel comfortable approaching new people and having conversations with them? Many people believe that all they have to do is “show up” at a networking event ...

How to Improve your People Skills and Small Talk Ability

August 13, 2018  |   0 Comment
How to Improve your People Skills and Small Talk Ability

Soft skills are very important to your professional success. Soft skills are personal attributes that enable someone to interact effectively and harmoniously with other people.  It also refers to one’s people skills, which includes your character, personality and competence. Small talk is a very important people skill. According to the Encarta World Dictionary, small talk is polite conversation about ...