Work Your Personality to Your Professional Advantage

Personality Advantage

Do you use your personality to your advantage? Amazingly, many professionals overlook this powerful tool. Use Your Personality to Influence and Elevate Your Career Your personality is what makes you, YOU. It’s what makes you special, what sets you apart from the rest of the crowd. And, trust me, in today’s crowded workplace, you MUST […]

How to Use Body Language for Interviewing, Presentations

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Body language is the non-verbal communication you use more often than you realize. You are expressing your thoughts, inner feelings, even your intentions through your physical actions, and often, without being aware. Reading and interpreting the body language of others is something we all learn to do. From a very early age most of us begin […]

How to Communicate Face-to-Face withYour Heart

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Lately, I’ve talked a lot about attending Steve Harrison’s National Publicity Summit. Coming face-to-face with the reality of what I do, the heart of my business, and how to communicate this was almost overwhelming. I was so inspired by what I learned there. So much information and guidance were made available to those attending on […]

Presenting and Communicating: Steve Harrison’s National Publicity Summit

Laurie Burton Pitching to the media

I just returned from the National Publicity Summit where I “pitched” story ideas to as many as 120 television producers, radio hosts, producers, and journalists. This group represented (to name a few): THE TODAY SHOW FOX NEWS CBS NEWS ABC NEWS THE MEREDITH VIEIRA SHOW GOOD MORNING AMERICA FORBES MAGAZINE ENTREPRENEUR USA TODAY COSMO SHAPE […]

Communicating with Your Creativity: Creative Impulses

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The Creative Impulse (im’ puls), n. the influence of a particular feeling or mental state; a sudden, involuntary inclination, prompting to action; an impelling action or force, driving onward or inducing motion. I talk a lot about the creative impulses constantly streaming in and out of our bodies with my clients and I just couldn’t […]