Business Communication Gems

  • Donald Steiny
    I am going to tell you how to let go of your emotions. There is a difference between how you feel inside and the emotion that it invokes. For instance, there are people that jump out of airplanes for fun.  When we do something like that, our adrenalin increases, our heart
  • Man worrying
    Donald Steiny
    Worry and anxiety are no fun. Anxiety is one of the most common reasons people go to see a doctor. Worrying has been shown to have many detrimental affects. It is unpleasant, it is off-putting to others, it narrows the field of choices, it can spiral out-of-control, it is rarely useful,
  • Donald Steiny
  • kaleidoscope memory
    Donald Steiny
    I heard a talk by a neuroscientist from Stanford last week. He was talking about his work figuring out the basic unit of memory in our brains. In the course of his talk, he brought up some things that are useful for anyone to know. First off, your memory is
  • Random Shake of the DIe
    Donald Steiny
    The world might seem horribly random. In the last couple of months, Islands in the Carribean and the Atlantic have been damaged or destroyed.  A hurricane has devastated the Florida Keys.   Wildfires hot enough to melt iron have turned many thousands of homes to ash, as well as hundreds of
  • Donald Steiny
    Imagine that you are riding on a train or subway and there is someone sitting next to you. They are working on their laptop, reading, or staring at their phone. How likely do you think it would be that they would want to talk to you if you started talking