Monthly Archives: February 2011
Many Gen X and Y prefer texting to the phone… and forget voice mail! They say that texting is informal, easier, faster and more fun to use. Gen Y have a strong preference for instant messaging versus email- that said, texting and IM are not the very best tools when your message is complicated, personal, or critical. In many situations an email or a phone call would be more effective. Continue reading
Transparency, Humanness, Keeping it Real, and Authenticity – are the 2011 buzz words to success. We are being told that the more authentic you are the better you are a relating to and influencing others. Mike Robbins tells you to be yourself because everyone else is taken!
So I am asking:
How comfortable are you in your own skin?
Are you able to laugh at yourself?
Are OK with some of your imperfections?
You hear it from Gen Y, Social Media experts and you hear it from Oprah, “Authenticity is where it’s at! ”
So the big question is, how do you get to the place of authenticity without spending $5000.00 in a sweat lodge?
Here’s a simple, fun way to begin your journey to self-awareness.
At your next photo shoot reject the standard phony poses. You know the ones where you are are resting your chin in the palm of your hand! Or, cocking your head ever so slightly. Or, looking over one shoulder with that demure look! You get what I am saying… Continue reading
Learn about Gen X in Karen McCullough’s latest video clip. Continue reading