Divisive Devices: What can a speaker do?

May 20, 2024By Dale KleinBusiness Etiquette|Professionalism, Distractions, Electronic Communication|Media|Technology

[Image by Bartek of Pixabay] As public speakers, most of us realize the detriment of our audience using devices (e.g., cell phone).  It’s particularly problematic when we’re delivering a presentation, whether it’s in-person, virtual, or hybrid.  There are multiple options worthy of your consideration which are: Send an email notification to attendees in advance of … Read More

Time for T.I.P.S.

May 13, 2024By Dale KleinEnergetic Communication, Equipment|Presentation Skills|Public Speaking, Feedback|Job Success|Presentation Skills, Habits, Preparation, Professionalism, Time

[Image by Gerd Altmann of Pixabay] The passage of time can sound deafening, especially if you feel time deprived. We’re a society obsessed with time! Still not convinced? How often have you said or even thought…”Look at the time!” or “I’m really pressed for time.” or “Oh…if I only had more time.” In this post, … Read More

Time to Talk about our Earth

April 22, 2024By Dale KleinCommunication Style

[Image by Gerd Altmann of Pixabay] In the words of Khalil Gibran…“Trees are the poems that the earth writes upon the sky.” Today is internationally known as Earth Day.  That means we have the opportunity to do our part to save our planet.  Actually, I believe every day is Earth Day. So what can you … Read More

Introverts Add Value

April 16, 2024By Dale KleinJob Success|Networking, Networking

[Image by Bernell of Pixabay] On 4/14/24, I had the privilege of speaking in Las Vegas, Nevada to a very large crowd of medical coders (AAPC) on the subject of networking.  Of the many questions I was asked, one was what to do if you’re introverted.  Great question!  Here’s my response. Many individuals think that … Read More

Business Person vs. Business Leader

April 8, 2024By Dale KleinCommunication patterns, Communication Style, Communication Style|Habits, Credibilty, Goal-Setting, Habits

[Image by Gerd Altmann of Pixabay] What is the difference between a business person vs. a business leader?  The secret to the difference is one important distinction—how one communicates.  Let’s reveal what some others may think about how we come across. I don’t have a clue what the point is!  Always ensure you have a … Read More

Networking Knows No Bounds

April 1, 2024By Dale KleinNetworking

[Image by Arek Socha of Pixabay] Did you know that I’ll be conducting a networking presentation in Las Vegas, NV at the AAPC health conference on April 14, 2024?  Hope to see you there. Here is a sneak preview of what you can look forward to: www.healthcon.com/speakers

Build Your Resilience

March 25, 2024By Dale KleinCommunication Style|Goal-Setting

[Image by Gerd Altmann of Pixabay] Merriam Webster defines resilience as: an ability to recover from or adjust easily to misfortune or change.  Most of us have been there and know firsthand the importance of developing resilience, particularly if we speak in public.  The question is do you have resilience and if not, how do … Read More

Time to Test Drive

March 18, 2024By Dale KleinCommunication Style, Feedback, Practice

[Image by bobtheskater of Pixabay] Most of us understand the value of taking a test drive…but what about taking time to test drive your presentation? If this  either is a new concept for you or one you haven’t used in some time, it’s definitely a form of practice.  You may practice whatever you wish, however … Read More