Introduction to Executive Presence

Introduction to Executive Presence

As we embark on the new year of 2019, many of you are looking toward job promotion or a change in your career path all together.  Whether you are seeking vertical growth in your current organization or a lateral career change to a different organization or industry,...

The Forgetting Curve

  Working professionals regularly seek continuing education and professional development to enhance their skills and improve performance.  Senior leaders recognize the ROI on skills development training not only increases employee retention, but also employee job...

Role Play Coaching

Caroline Sposto, writer, actress, singer, and owner of Savvy Civility, is the essence of making communication work for you.  She has a unique specialty in role play coaching for conflict management, customer service, difficult conversations, sales calls and...

Accent Reduction

Earlier this year, I had an opportunity to share a wonderful client success story of Adam Bowles on Local Memphis Live: Memphis Speech Solutions Adam worked very hard to meet his goal of learning a universal accent for TV. As you (hopefully) heard in the post training...

Know Your Vocal Volume

What do you do when someone says, “I can’t hear you! Speak up!” a. Yell b. Adjust your vocal volume for the situation c. Do nothing (that person obviously cannot hear) Answer: B Few of us are intuitively aware how to modify our voice volume in everyday situations....