Jim’s Journal: How Can You Not Hear Yourself?

July 24, 2013 in Jim's Journal

When I began to write this journal entry my intent was to send a message solely to trainers, speakers and facilitators. However, I believe this entry is one that everyone
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Jim’s Journal: Tell me something…please!

June 17, 2013 in Jim's Journal

Did you know that “no feedback” is worse than negative feedback? One of my favorite leadership activities drives home this point. Six participants are put into pairs and they’re asked
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Jim’s Journal: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly: It’s ALL a Gift!

May 1, 2013 in Jim's Journal

Do you still wait until the end of the session to distribute the session evaluations? Why? Let me guess – it’s because that’s what everyone else does? Do you get
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Jim’s Journal: Put Your Fears on a Diet

April 18, 2013 in Jim's Journal

Last week I was talking to my daughter about something she didn’t want to do.  That “something” was giving someone some constructive feedback about how she was treating her.  After
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