Archives for January 2013

6 Tips for Successful (Crisis) Communication

Crisis pixCrisis communication is important today with the 24 hour news cycle and the speed and accessibility of information on the Internet.

Last week Karen Albritton, president of Capstrat, a communication agency in Raleigh, NC took this subject head-on at a Durham Chamber Executive Lunch series.  Capstrat specializes in this tricky business of crisis communication.

How often does something unexpected happen and we are not sure how to respond?  In crisis, that effect gets magnified many times! [Read more…]

Creating a New Website

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Following a path that has not always seemed smooth or straight forward, I took a scary step tonight.   I announced all over Facebook and through an email that will go out tomorrow, my new website is launched.  You know, because you are here.  I have about 400 people on my list from my many different activities including my Skillful Means clients, but also my massage therapy clients and Kum Nye yoga students.

If you are one of those people, I hope you will find something you love here.  Skillful Means embodies all that is healing and wholesome in the world, while at the same time helping people find deep value and satisfaction in their work.  It is a place to explore transforming stress, to learn to communicate better, to learn to work with others more easily and love all of your activities in life – most especially to love and appreciate work.  I am so excited to explore these things with you. [Read more…]

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