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Lack of confidence is evident when people talk too much during good times then talk too little during bad times.

by Rick Baker
On Oct 17, 2018

The Thinking Behind The Tweet

This is especially true when the talk is about credit and blame for results.

...better to aim closer to the Zen, "Is that so".

Fear is powerful. It is able to close our eyes and ears...and, sometimes, even our mouths.

by Rick Baker
On Sep 27, 2018

The Thinking Behind The Tweet

It is interesting to observe, of all our faculties, our mouths are often the last to give in.

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Communication: Improving Communication | Emotions & Feelings @ Work | Humour | Thought Tweets

Biting your tongue just before it expresses something quite right but nonetheless doomed to be poorly received – that’s a good thing.

by Rick Baker
On Sep 20, 2018

The Thinking Behind The Tweet

You can choose to adjust your personality so it is more pleasing and less annoying. Sometimes, the choice involves biting your tongue.

 

Benjamin Franklin

"Any fool can criticize, condemn and complain - and most fools do."

 

The thicker the explanation the less absorbent the message.

by Rick Baker
On Sep 16, 2018

The Thinking Behind The Tweet

If that explanation you're hearing just don't make no sense and the explanations that follow make even less sense...methinks the person doth communicate too much.

 

Alexander Hamilton

"The obscurity is more often in the passions and prejudices of the reasoner than in the subject."

 

How do we rebuild trust? One small, well-thought-out, personal, positive step at a time.

by Rick Baker
On Sep 2, 2018

The Thinking Behind The Tweet

Maybe you care about the damage trust has experienced?

Maybe you want to repair that damage?

Maybe you do not know how?

People know what's going on in my head...my thoughts are important to them...time for my wake-up call.

by Rick Baker
On Sep 1, 2018

The Thinking Behind The Tweet

If you think communication is easy and yours is very successful, you're dreaming.

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Communication: Improving Communication | Humour | Thought Tweets

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