There are a whole number of factors that come into the communication game that are important for leaders to know if they are going to get the response they want. This can have an effect on motivation, instructions, teamwork and even safety. If people are not hearing the message clearly, then they will not be taking optimal action. Let’s explore where communication can break-down..
Do you stop yourself from speaking up or promoting yourself because you are not the expert? Questions and challenges to help you own your expertise and value and be of service to others.
“I can’t tell people about myself and what I do; that would be self-promoting!” I hear this a lot – both from clients and others. Sometimes it comes out loud and clear and other times it is a more subtle thought pattern, hiding behind the scenes. Either way, a thought like this totally blocks your ability to promote or market yourself, and the problem here is thinking that self-promotion is bad. The MYTH is that All Self-Promotion is Self-Serving………….FALSE Yes, self-promotion CAN be self-serving and sadly, you do see people with this approach in marketing. They are promoting themselves with