How Our Stories Are a Crystal Ball into Our Future

How Our Stories Are a Crystal Ball into Our Future

Storytelling is a powerful tool to convey information and make a personal connection. But storytelling also gives the listener many clues about our past, present and future. Self awareness is key to impactful storytelling as well as changing the path you are on.

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Patient Engagement Starts with Storytelling

Patient Engagement Starts with Storytelling

Many healthcare organizations are looking for ways to include patient voices. The first step in recruiting volunteers is to use storytelling to help people understand and appreciate the various aspects of your organization. On a personal level not corporate.

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Stop Complaining and Speak Up!!

Stop Complaining and Speak Up!!

No rants allowed! We all have a role to play in contributing to positive conversations that are respectful of all opinions. Take the time to get educated and find a way to have your voice heard in a meaningful way.

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Highlight the Person Not Just the Diagnosis

Highlight the Person Not Just the Diagnosis

To get the support you need, let people see you as a person, going beyond the diagnosis. It’s about taking the time to make the personal connection so you don’t get a cookie cutter approach to treatment.

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3 Active Listening Tips I've Learned as a Parent

3 Active Listening Tips I've Learned as a Parent

Active listening isn’t about waiting for a chance to speak but rather truly hearing what the other person is saying. It’s a skill that needs to be learned and fine-tuned, but can strength your relationships.

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4 Reasons Why You Need to Stop Saying You’re So Busy!

4 Reasons Why You Need to Stop Saying You’re So Busy!

One of my pet peeves is people who are always talking about how busy they are. We live in a fast paced world and are all juggling multiple balls. Saying you are busy puts up barriers. Let’s find a way to change the conversation to remove these barriers.

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