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Talk About Talk - Communication Skills Training

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Communication Skills training & podcast with Dr. Andrea Wojnicki

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#84 Strategic Principles of PERSONAL BRANDING

September 13th, 2021

19:50

Strategic Principles of PERSONAL BRANDING: Before you start promoting your Personal Brand, you need to articulate what it is! Learn the 3 strategic …

#83 Let’s Talk IMPOSTER SYNDROME

August 16th, 2021

24:01

Do you suffer from IMPOSTER SYNDROME? Most of us do! Learn exactly what imposter syndrome is, how to avoid or alleviate imposter syndrome, and some …

#82 Am I an INTROVERT or an EXTROVERT?

August 2nd, 2021

22:41

Introvert or extrovert – which one are you?  Learn 3 common misconceptions about the introvert/extrovert scale and how to leverage this personality dimension to help you manage your energy and your relationships with …

#81 Talking TABOO Topics

July 19th, 2021

23:44

Taboo topics are sacred or prohibited based on morals, religion or social norms. Learn how to respond to taboo topics and the significance of context when it comes to taboos. What’s considered taboo depends on the time …

#80 COMMUNICATION INSIGHTS from hall-of-fame podcaster Dave Jackson

July 5th, 2021

49:56

Podcaster Dave Jackson shares general communication insights for all of us, plus specific advice for podcasters, including the most common mistakes that podcasters make, the ideal length for a podcast, and how to refer …

#79 How to Use STORYTELLING to Elevate Your Communication

June 21st, 2021

27:36

Storytelling can elevate your communication! Learn 4 ways stories are impactful, the important elements of stories, and where to find great stories. …

#78 PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT: Upskilling to Propel Your Career with Cherry Siu

June 7th, 2021

37:20

Upskilling, or focusing on personal development, can propel your career.  But what skills should you focus on and how should you develop them? Cherry …

#77 PERSONAL BRANDING: Reinforcing your Personal Brand with Implicit Communication

May 24th, 2021

24:24

Personal branding is more than just the words we say about ourselves. Learn to reinforce your personal brand through consistent implicit communication, ranging from your personal style, possessions, affiliations, how …

#76 LEADERSHIP: Communicate Like a Boss! PART 2 with Jill Nykoliation, CEO Juniper Park\TBWA

May 10th, 2021

32:05

Strong communication skills can elevate your leadership effectiveness and your career.  CEO Jill Nykoliation shares her general career advice, what …

#75 LEADERSHIP: Communicate Like a Boss! PART 1 with Jill Nykoliation, CEO Juniper Park\TBWA

May 3rd, 2021

35:29

Effective leaders communicate like a boss! Compassion, precision, and frequency of communication are just a few of the values that CEO Jill …

#74 MINDFULNESS Practicing our Communication Skills with Anne Muhlethaler

April 19th, 2021

44:08

Mindfulness can elevate our communication skills. Learn how to be mindful in specific communication contexts by pausing, communicating with …

#73 Practicing Communication Skills with VR Technology – with Robson Beaudry

April 5th, 2021

38:35

Technology entrepreneur Robson Beaudry shares how we can use VR to practice and improve our interpersonal and communication skills. VR can accelerate …

#72 Practicing Communication Skills: WHAT IS PRACTICE? with Dr. Nadine Kelly YogiMD

March 22nd, 2021

40:51

Practice can elevate our performance.  But WHAT IS PRACTICE? Dr. Nadine Kelly shares how practice does not make perfect, how to practice effectively by setting intentions (WHY am I doing this and WHO do I need to be?) …

#71 PERSONAL BRANDING, AUTHENTICITY & TMI with Tom Megginson

March 8th, 2021

47:37

How can we be authentic without sharing TMI (too much information)? How can we be transparent, bring our “whole selves” to work, without appearing …

#70 ONLINE MEETINGS 2: Engagement & Leading

February 22nd, 2021

20:47

Leading online meetings (virtual meetings) is a challenge. Staying focused and encouraging others to participate is a huge challenge!  Learn 4 tactics to encourage engagement in others, plus tips on what we ourselves …

#68 Communicating Your PERSONAL BRAND ONLINE (2)

February 10th, 2021

26:03

Actionable advice on how to communicate your personal brand online, including 3 KEY PRINCIPLES of personal branding, plus instructions for how to UPDATE, PARTICIPATE and MONITOR your personal brand online. LINK to …

#69 ONLINE MEETINGS 1: Prepare for Success!

February 8th, 2021

19:42

Here’s your online meeting preparation checklist! We cover technology requirements and recommendations, your physical space, and your personal …

#67 ONLINE NETWORKING with Sharon Mah-Gin

January 11th, 2021

47:16

Online networking is the only networking these days! Executive recruiter Sharon-Mah-Gin shares advice on how to approach people when networking …

#66 Trending Communication Topics, Insights & Recommendations

December 27th, 2020

20:09

Top 3 lists from Andrea and Talk About Talk, including the top 3 Talk About Talk podcast episodes and newsletters, Andrea’s favorite podcasts, plus communication insights from 2020 and focus areas for 2021. Printable …

#65 I NEED SLEEP with biohacker & biotechnology scientist Oksana Andreiuk

December 14th, 2020

41:42

Sleep can help us be more effective communicators, improving our sociability, not to mention our immunity, hormonal regulation, mental health, and …

#64 CORPORATE CULTURE IN TODAY’s ENVIRONMENT with Hilton Barbour

November 30th, 2020

42:59

“Any leader who doesn’t genuinely step into culture as a business imperative, five years from now will look back at this as one of the greatest …

#63 COMMUNICATION FOR EDUCATORS & THE FUTURE OF LEARNING with Chris Besse of Edsby

November 16th, 2020

30:53

Learn 5 key communication insights for educators, including the positive impact of technology in the classroom.  Chris Besse shares how edtech …

#62 HOW TO OPTIMIZE YOUR LINKEDIN PROFILE with Andrew Jenkins

November 2nd, 2020

29:57

Step by step instructions on how to optimize your LinkedIn profile. Volterra founder Andrew Jenkins shares how to use LinkedIn for creating your …

#61 WHAT I LEARNED FROM PODCASTING: from crutch words to how to interrupt

October 19th, 2020

21:57

Crutch words, interrupting, filler comments, and more. Dr. Andrea Wojnicki shares 10 unique communication insights after hosting 60 Talk About Talk podcast episodes.  CONTENTS 10 Communication Insights – Summary …

#60 THE POWER OF STORYTELLING with influencer & speaker Bobby Umar

October 5th, 2020

39:59

Storytelling is a superpower.  Influencer and speaker Bobby Umar shares how storytelling can elevate your personal brand and your identity as a …

#59 COMMUNICATE WITH CONFIDENCE: Part 2 – In the Moment

September 21st, 2020

23:18

Communicate with CONFIDENCE – in the moment:  Learn the 5 step formula to communicate with confidence in the moment when you feel that nervous …

#58 COMMUNICATE WITH CONFIDENCE: Part 1 – Mental Preparation

September 5th, 2020

14:46

Communicate with confidence: There’s the mental preparation, then there’s confidence in the moment.  In this first of a two-part series, we focus on the 4P’s of mentally preparing to communicate with confidence: …

#57 HOW TO ASK FOR HELP with researcher Gretchen Barton

August 24th, 2020

38:07

HOW TO ASK FOR HELP? Consider the 3Ms: Mindset, Motivations and Metaphors. Researcher Gretchen Barton of OZA shares her expertise, including insights from a recent Gates Foundation project on “Understanding Perceptions …

#56 HOW TO CHOOSE A BRAND NAME

August 10th, 2020

36:05

Learn how to choose a brand name. Are you naming a new product? A start-up? A new podcast? Dr. Andrea Wojnicki takes you through the 5 steps, from strategy to name generation, to evaluation, to searching availability …

#55 ARCHETYPES & FEMALE POP STARS with Professor Kristin Lieb

July 27th, 2020

49:35

Female pop stars: there’s the good girl, the temptress, the diva, the hot mess, the survivor… Professor Kristin Lieb shares her research on how pop …

#54 ARCHETYPES with Dr. Andrea Wojnicki

July 13th, 2020

23:13

ARCHETYPES are shared, universal patterns that help us understand characters and stories.  We employ archetypes in both our consumption (of stories, movies, music) and our communication – of ourselves, our experiences …

#53 CRISIS LEADERSHIP & VIRTUAL TEAMS with Heather Stark

June 29th, 2020

29:15

Are you leading a virtual team? Learn how to lead a virtual team and excel in a crisis. During a crisis, everything is magnified, including leadership skills.  Executive coach Heather Stark shares her “5C’s of creating …

#52 COMMUNICATION SKILLS OF EFFECTIVE LEADERS with executive coach Heather Stark

June 15th, 2020

32:36

Effective leaders are effective communicators.  Executive coach Heather Stark shares how to improve our communication skills and why leaders need to be good listeners, authentic, proactive, inclusive, intentional and …

#51 COMPETITION with open source strategy expert Mekki MacAulay

June 1st, 2020

49:46

Competition, or rivalry over resources, encourages us to strive and excel.  Meet open source strategy expert Dr. Mekki MacAulay, who encourages us to …

#50 EMOTIONS with researcher & educator Tatiana Astray – podcast

May 18th, 2020

51:01

Managing our emotional expressions is critical to effective communication. Emotions researcher Tatiana Astray helps us optimize our relationships and negotiation outcomes by taking responsibility for our emotional …

#49 PARENTING TEENS & ONLINE LEARNING with learning strategist & parenting coach Kimberley Acres

May 4th, 2020

53:27

Learning strategist & parenting coach Kimberley Acres helps us in this time of physical distancing and online schooling with parenting …

#48 PRESENTING WITH CONFIDENCE with Andrew Musselman

April 20th, 2020

38:25

On presenting with confidence. Learn how to create a compelling presentation, then present it with confidence. Tips for your body language (posture, feet, hands), remembering to pause, projecting strength, warmth, …

#47 HOW TO DELIVER A COMPELLING PRESENTATION with Andrew Musselman

April 6th, 2020

49:02

Do you know how to prepare and deliver a compelling presentation? Guest expert Andrew Musselman shares presenters’ most common mistakes, what to do …

#46 – BIOHACKING TIPS to Boost Your Immunity with biohacker Oksana Andreiuk

March 23rd, 2020

51:12

How about some biohacking tips to boost your immunity and to fight off viruses like Covid-19? Biohacker Oksana Andreiuk (M.Biotech) shares her advice on boosting your immunity through specific biohacks associated with …

#45 NETWORKING with executive recruiter Sharon Mah-Gin

March 9th, 2020

42:27

Are you good at networking? Executive recruiter Sharon Mah-Gin shares her advice on how to be a better networker, including why it’s critical to attend events, how to thrive at small talk, how to leverage LinkedIn, and …

#44 HOW TO CONDUCT AN INTERVIEW with improviser, host & podcaster David Shore

February 24th, 2020

31:01

Do you know how to conduct an interview? It could be a job interview, an information-seeking interview, a journalistic interview, or perhaps for …

#43 POSTURE & BREATHING with Dr. Nadine Kelly, YogiMD

February 10th, 2020

45:42

Proper posture and breathing can make us better communicators! Dr. Nadine Kelly (YogiMD) shares breathing and posture tips, relaxation techniques (deep breathing, alternate nostril breathing,  combining breathe with a …

#42 TELLING YOUR STORY with best selling author & legal veteran Norman Bacal

January 27th, 2020

47:54

Do you know how to tell your story effectively? The story you tell could be at work in conversation with your boss, in a job interview, or perhaps …

#41 LISTENING with author, consultant, & legal veteran Norman Bacal

January 13th, 2020

41:16

Listen, as Norman Bacal, author, consultant, and 35 year legal veteran, shares his insights and stories about how active listening can help you not …

#40 – 19 COMMUNICATION SKILLS from 2019

December 26th, 2019

23:55

An efficient summary of the 19 Communication Skills from 2019, including the words we say, types of implicit communication, tips for specific people & contexts, & important meta learnings.  ?PODCAST LINK: 

#39 Communicating with NEGATIVE PEOPLE – with HR expert Tamara Finlay

December 16th, 2019

29:03

Working with difficult or negative people can be stressful. Learn reasons why people act so negatively and what you can do about it. Human Resources …

#38 GIFT-GIVING

December 2nd, 2019

22:51

Gift-giving is a highly symbolic form of communication. Are you a good gift giver? In this podcast you will learn how to think about gift-giving more …

#37 COMMUNICATION MEDIA: Phone or Email – with HR expert Tamara Finlay

November 18th, 2019

32:37

Do you know when to use the phone or email?  What about text, social media, and face-to-face meetings? How do you feel when you hear the phone ring?  In this podcast episode, HR expert Tamara Finlay shares advice and …

#36 Talking YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH with Nicole German, founder of The Maddie Project

November 5th, 2019

40:16

Youth mental health concerns such as anxiety and depression are common. Nicole German, founder of The Maddie Project, shares her experience and …

#35 LET’S TALK ABOUT MONEY with Kelly Harper, experience strategist

October 26th, 2019

38:51

Why is it so difficult to talk about money? Does your family have a budget? Do you have an updated will?  What about a power of attorney?  Listen and …

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