June 23, 2016

The Art of Manliness—Take 2!

I had such a great time speaking on the Art of Manliness in December and was thrilled when they asked me to come back on. This episode covers difficult conversations (how… READ MORE »

June 2, 2016

A Goal for Imbeciles

This past Tuesday I was listening to a review on NPR of a new exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum in New York City called “Unfinished: Thoughts Left Visible.” It is a… READ MORE »

May 12, 2016

Poorly Placed Platitudes Make Others Peevish

There are many quotes about effective public speaking/persuasion. One of my favorites comes from Winston Churchill, “Opening amenities are often opening inanities.”  His point—which I make to my clients ad… READ MORE »