How To Keep A Conversation Going

Have you ever felt victimized by awkward silences in a conversation? You’ve gotten comfortable starting conversations, but inevitably the other person stops talking. But you struggle with how to keep a conversation going. It’s one thing to keep all those conversation starters in mind, but then what? Well, there’s good news: keeping a conversation going […]

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Body Language Communication Examples

Here’s a tip: Use these Body Communication Examples (The Power Pose) to Increase Your Confidence.

Dr. Carol Ginsey Goman, author of The Nonverbal Advantage: Secrets and Science of Body Language at Work, shares the power pose tip. We can actually act our way into feeling more powerful and confident! Try this today and see what difference it makes in your own confidence level.

Try sitting back in your chair and actually putting your hands behind your head and your feet on the desk. Sit that way for up to a couple of minutes. Or stand in the “Wonder Woman” position, with your hands on your hips, looking confidently ahead.

Business Insider’s article called, This Simple ‘Power Pose’ Can Change Your Life and Career, illustrates the power pose in-depth, even showing examples from the animal world to show how innate the power pose is.

How are you going to practice this body language tip today?

Could Desk Research Be a Good Fit for Adults with Aspergers?

I was a senior in college. Halfway through my year, I was hit with a wave of panic. I had no idea what I wanted, really, to major in!   I didn’t know what career I wanted to embark on! I had majored in Anthropology and Sociology, but had no idea what I could do […]

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How To Stop Procrastinating

“Procrastination makes easy things hard, hard things harder.” Mason Cooley It’s easy to rip a sheet of paper in half. But place one hundred sheets of paper together, and you’ll have a very hard time cutting that stack of paper in half. Just as it’s easy to rip one sheet of paper, procrastination is like […]

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Who Else Wants These Executive Function Skills?

Recently, I was struggling with my To Do list. Two co-workers were on vacation, and I had to cover their work plus my own. I sat down at the beginning of the day….and just stared at my computer screen: Paralyzed! I had so many things to accomplish, but I couldn’t figure out which tasks were […]

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