Use Humor to Avoid a Conflict

Written by Carla Rieger on . Posted in Communication & Conflict Resolution, Fun, Humor, laughter, Making a Difference, Mindsets for Success, Personal Growth, Storytelling

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Before I criticize someone, I walk a mile in their moccasins. That way, if they get mad, they’re a mile away and barefoot.   If you use humor in the right way at the right time – you CAN diffuse a conflict. Everyday life is full of great opportunities to disarm negativity, ease a tense situation, and help people […]

3 Ways to Help People Be Open to Change

Written by Carla Rieger on . Posted in Communication & Conflict Resolution, Creativity & Innovation, Leadership, Mindsets for Success, Success Stories, Videos

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Do you notice yourself dreading an upcoming change? Maybe others in your life are feeling the same way? Think of the last time you had to upgrade your software, or adhere to a new tax law, or go through a renovation. It’s normal for people to resist changes over which they have little or no choice.   […]

How to Rewrite the Stories of Your Life

Written by Carla Rieger on . Posted in Build Your Expert Business, Communication & Conflict Resolution, Personal Growth, Public Speaking, Storytelling

Have you ever told a story about yourself that was disempowering? And then you changed the story and now you feel empowered in the same situation? If so, you have activated what I like to call your “Inner Storyteller” to work FOR you instead of against you. If you did it once, you can do it again. […]

3 Things You Need to do BEFORE Giving a Presentation

Written by Carla Rieger on . Posted in Build Your Expert Business, Communication & Conflict Resolution, Public Speaking, Speaker Marketing

If you give presentations one-to-one or to groups in order to build your business, here are 3 things to ensure your success. The first is to craft a presentation that is a reflection of who you are. This means including your values and your mission. Doing this can save you years of frustration. People follow people […]

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