Are you aware of how often you use weak language? In this eye opening episode, Dr. Phyllis Mindell, a pioneer and expert on professional communication, walks us through the many mistakes women make when it comes to sharing our opinions, giving feedback, presenting our work, and asking for what we want.
She tells us:
--the ONE word we must avoid almost all the time when speaking
--why you should take a second before you speak and the questions you should ask yourself before you open your mouth
--when women tend to use weak language the most
--how to rephrase your statements so you are not in opposition with your audience
--how to be a sweet, gentle, tough broad
--the one statement you never want to use at work and should also avoid at home
--the four most common mistakes women make on stage and what to do instead if you want your audience to trust and respect you
--the secret of all good communication
Find out more about Dr. Mindell's work at www.thewordgrandma.com launching on her 80th birthday, January 30, 2017.