communication

Tips on Active Listening

Submitted by myersdavis on Thu, 05/28/2020 - 03:37 pm

In today’s high-speed world, communication is one of the most important things you can have.  Unfortunately, we tend to devote less of our time listening to each other and more time listening to outside distractions.  Genuine listening without distraction has become precious.  Active listening is an amazing trait to possess.  It helps build relationships, solve problems, resolve conflicts, and improve accuracy.  If you take the time to listen in your job, you can have fewer errors and waste less time.  If you listen in your marriage, you just may save it.

Tips to Having Difficult Conversations

Submitted by myersdavis on Thu, 11/14/2019 - 01:37 pm

Difficult conversations can be awkward and unpleasant, but usually inevitable in the workplace.  Defenses are often high when others express the need to talk and the sooner the talk takes place, the better.  Feedback should be something that occurs regularly, so the conversation can at least be expected yearly, which gives opportunity to act quickly.  Below are some tips to make the conversation go as smoothly as possible.

The Art of Listening in Business

Submitted by myersdavis on Thu, 07/11/2019 - 03:48 am

The power of listening is imperative to the success of any business.  Having a voice and being able to convey your ideas is important, but listening to your customers and your audience is crucial to understand their needs.  Spending time developing skills to help with listening is valuable for the development of your staff and organization.

Tips on Parenting the Right Way

Submitted by myersdavis on Thu, 06/27/2019 - 03:43 am

Parenting is one of the toughest jobs you will ever have.  It is also one of the most rewarding jobs you will ever get to have.  There are no instructions to tell us how to take care of our child.  Each child is completely different and we all have different parenting styles as well.  However, there are some universal tips that can help us on our path to creating a wonderful person in society.

Accountability in Business

Submitted by myersdavis on Thu, 01/03/2019 - 12:23 am

Accountability is the obligation of an organization or individual to accept responsibility for your actions.  As an individual, you must be held accountable for your own actions.  As an organization, you must have individuals that are honest and highly regarded in the business world.  When people are accountable for their actions and decisions, they can achieve great things in their business.