Why learn about other cultures?

We live in a Global Village.  What does that mean?  We have the incredible opportunity to see what is going on in the world.  This includes both wonderful and heart breaking events.  In all aspects of our lives, we come into contact with people from different walks of life.  We are a diverse community.  ItContinue reading “Why learn about other cultures?”

How are relationships like a sailboat?

I love to watch sailboats.  They glide and bob across and over the water with such grace.  They rely on the elements to move and without a strong wind, they are helpless to propel forward.  To be a sailor takes ingenuity and practice.  Just like in a relationship.  Both require the ability to move backContinue reading “How are relationships like a sailboat?”

The Power of Eye Contact

Showing eye contact is a critical part of communicating with others.  It builds trust which is a key element in a strong foundation for relationships.  It shows them that you value them enough to pay attention to them when they are speaking.  If you don’t look at the person you are speaking with, they mayContinue reading “The Power of Eye Contact”

Facade – Sorry about the sound quality of my video.

I recently went to an event at Paramount Studios.  We walked down streets made to look like NYC or a city street.  At first glance, they look like buildings and you could walk right into someone’s home.  Once you ascend the steps, you can only go in a few feet and then have to turnContinue reading “Facade – Sorry about the sound quality of my video.”