Playing The Comparison Game

Recently, I had a conversation with my mom, during which I let her know the education system and societal environment that I grew up in deprived me a sense of free-spiritedness. It was a difficult yet honest confession that was needed at the time to bring new understandings into our distant relationship. Throughout my growingContinue reading “Playing The Comparison Game”

Engaging The Audience With Our Eyes

One of the factors that most frightens people when it comes to public speaking is eye contact. Speaking from my personal observation, using our eyes to engage and interact with the audience is just as important as having effective hand gestures. Speaking in front of a group of people, having an engaging eye contact isContinue reading “Engaging The Audience With Our Eyes”

Fight Against The Winter Blue

Living in a cold climate, it’s easy for me to catch people’s noticeable changes in behaviors as the season transitions from warm to cold. The typical winter day can either be gloomy and wet or sunny and cold. In a particular Canadian winter, where months of snow are always expected to make their free fall,Continue reading “Fight Against The Winter Blue”

Original Brand Identity

When we are launching a new brand, with all the social media outlets there are available at our disposal, it is very easy for us to lose focus. Brand identity is important. All the social media outlets should only be tools used to promote and expand our original brand identity, whatever it may be. PrioritizingContinue reading “Original Brand Identity”

How To Be Inspirational

I did a speech last night. One member of the audience came up to me afterwards and said, ” You are so inspirational!” While feeling extremely flattered by his kind words, I took the opportunity to remind him that being someone inspirational was not a goal that was difficult to accomplish. Being someone inspirational isContinue reading “How To Be Inspirational”

Controlling The Fear Of Public Speaking

If you are an avid reader, you probably have noticed that there are two subjects, which have been written over and over again by countless authors in the self-help category. These two subjects are how to find love and how to manage fear. Since there are plenty of daytime experts, the likes of Dr. Phil,Continue reading “Controlling The Fear Of Public Speaking”

Seasonal Outbreak Of Summer Anger

Summer is approaching. The warm weather is here. Often time, people are warned about the deadly consequences of suffering from heat wave. What’s often left unwarned is the repercussion of suffering from seasonal outbreak of the summer anger. The warm weather day causes extra amount of perspiration. The drenched clothes, the dripping sweat and theContinue reading “Seasonal Outbreak Of Summer Anger”

A Simple Quote

“Every great chef cooks in their head. They taste in their head. They present food in their mind. They dream about food.” ~Claudio Aprile This quote is not only just a criterion to evaluate the greatness of a chef, but it also speaks to the truth of a career, which is built upon one’s authenticContinue reading “A Simple Quote”

Words+Action=Good Reputation

Maintaining a good reputation in the eyes of others takes promising words and consistent action in order to showcase our dependability and trustworthiness. Empty promise is the fastest way to destroy a reputation that we might have spent a long time building. There’s a guy in my public speaking club. When I first met himContinue reading “Words+Action=Good Reputation”