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Confidence Kicker: Remember everyone wants to belong!

Confidence Kickers – quick & easy ways to boost your own & other people’s confidence. Remember everyone wants to belong! To make your networking and all interpersonal situations less scary, ...

Thinking is hard work

If I make this blog too long, you won’t read it. In fact, you’ll probably spend more time deciding if it’s worth the effort than it probably will take you to just read it. We are inherently lazy beasts and ...

Simple but scientific things you can do to sustain confidence

Show me the proof. I want the raw data, the research, the visible causes and effects. Blame it on my northeast cynicism. It wasn’t baseless faith that made me leave a successful CMO career to become a Confidenc...

I want to Diss-card Mother’s Day!

I learned my lesson.  I was late one year sending my card to my mother in time for Mother’s Day.  I don’t even think Fed-Ex’ing Brad Pitt’s naked wrapped inside a giant box would have fixed the...

Confidence Conversations: Confident Presentations

Confidence Conversations are brief expert videos to help build and sustain confidence. Presenting With Confidence – make mistakes, be human, be relatable, …be you. Public speaking and presenting is ...

Subj: I don’t want to be in your chain gang

Just got yet another chain email.  So in case its true and I will vanish from not forwarding to 8 other people I treasure, perhaps blogging about it will save my soul. I am amazed similar emails how many and...

Confidence Kicker: Breathe!

Confidence Kickers – quick & easy ways to boost your own & other people’s confidence. Breathe! It’s usually automatic but when we get anxious, we forget how much a good cleansing breat...

Pruning Your Life

Spring is finally showing up in New England.  The birds are coming back and flowers are beginning to bloom.  One thing that doesn’t have to wait for the thermometer is the opportunity to prune your own...

Social Media: Friend or Foe?

Social media has swept the Western world and thrown it into the dustpan. Facebook. Twitter. Instagram. LinkedIn. Heck, why don’t we throw Tinder in there, too? The average person spends nearly two hours bro...

Confidence Conversations: Confident Legacy Giving

Confidence Conversations are brief expert videos to help build and sustain confidence. Confident Legacy Giving – You don’t have to be wealthy to give a legacy gift and get a lifetime of confidence. &nbs...