Freedom from Fear of Speaking Day

July 2, 2018By Dale KleinCommunication Style, Communication Style|Habits, Communication Style|Internal Dialogue|Interpersonal Communication|Motivational|Public Speaking

We all know that this Wednesday is 4th of July or Independence Day but some of you may not realize that today, July 2 is…Freedom from Fear of Speaking Day! So what does this mean to you or those you know? One interpretation is that it’s a time to celebrate a new beginning. As scary … Read More

What We Write is a Form of Communicating

April 30, 2018By Dale KleinBusiness Etiquette|Communication Style, Communication Style, Communication Style|Habits, Credibilty, Electronic Communication|Interviewing

Sometimes it’s easy to forget that communicating is more than the spoken word. It’s also non-verbal, specifically written communication. That means that every time we tweet, blog, create slides or send an email we’re using a form of communication. In the years I’ve had my business, my clients have consulted with me regarding their written … Read More

Tapping to Reduce Your Stress

September 28, 2017By Dale KleinCommunication Style|Distractions|Presentation Skills, Communication Style|Habits

As a Corporate and Communication Speech Specialist, the most frequent concern my clients ask me to address is their fear or stress related to public speaking.  Many of us have been there so perhaps you can relate.  Even if you don’t have stress emanating from public speaking, maybe you’re coping with…procrastination, deadlines, financial concerns, or … Read More

Is your speech clear?

July 19, 2017By Dale KleinCommunication Style, Communication Style|Distractions|Interpersonal Communication|Job Success|Time, Communication Style|Habits

No one should struggle to understand us and yet it happens frequently. While there are several reasons this occurs such as your volume, rate, language, etc., the one I’ll mention today is your articulation. How well we articulate contributes to our intelligibility and yes, you can easily improve this critical communication skill. Want to know … Read More

Are you paying attention?

June 30, 2017By Dale KleinCommunication Style|Habits

Distraction is clearly on the rise. This probably doesn’t come as a surprise to you given that many of us are preoccupied with our own thoughts, feel compelled to multi-task or are consumed with our phones and being plugged in to the world. While distraction has multiple ramifications, the common theme is we’re less apt … Read More