Predictability Isn’t a Speaker’s Best Friend

October 13, 2017By Dale KleinBusiness Etiquette|Communication Style|Interpersonal Communication, Business Etiquette|Goal-Setting|Presentation Skills, Business Etiquette|Job Success

Sometimes it might feel pretty good to use our crystal ball and see what a speaker is going to be like…unless that speaker is predictable and then we’re all in trouble. But what if that speaker is you? Trust me when I tell you that having a predictable speaking style is definitely not an asset, … Read More

Presentation Packing…What’s in your suitcase?

September 8, 2017By Dale KleinBusiness Etiquette|Communication Style|Habits|Networking|Special Occasions, Business Etiquette|Goal-Setting|Presentation Skills

Most of us have done some traveling in our lifetime…whether it’s for leisure or professional purposes.  In either situation, we’re accustomed to having to pack a suitcase.  The biggest decision is what to take with you depending on a variety of factors (e.g. weather, purpose, people).  For some this is easy and for others it’s … Read More

One Size Fits All…or does it?

June 2, 2017By Dale KleinBusiness Etiquette|Communication Style|Interpersonal Communication, Business Etiquette|Goal-Setting|Presentation Skills

How often have you found yourself in one of these three situations: 1. You attend a presentation and discover that the speaker hasn’t really customized the content for your particular needs… 2. You’re in a meeting and feel like the information being shared isn’t as relevant as you had expected it would be… 3. You … Read More