Author Archives: Amy Staub

Exec-Comm Accepts Year Up’s Community Ambassador Award

Last week, Exec-Comm proudly accepted Year Up’s Community Ambassador Award during the Class 24 graduation ceremony. The Community Ambassador Award is given to a partnering organization whose commitment to Year Up “positively impacts a young adult and provides them with … Continue reading

Posted in Coaching, Exec-Comm Team, Uncategorized

Three Tips for Maintaining Respect During Meetings

When participating in a conference call or meeting, there may be occasional interruptions or employees may get frustrated when trying to get their point across and begin talking down to others. Here are three quick tips to ensure all participants … Continue reading

Posted in Communication Skills, Life Skills, Meeting Skills, Presentation Skills, Public Speaking

Overcoming Two Common Challenges of Conference Call Meetings

According to the International Data Corporation, “by [2020], IDC expects mobile workers will account for nearly three quarters (72.3%) of the total U.S. workforce.” Add that to the vast number of companies with multiple locations across the globe and it proves challenging … Continue reading

Posted in Communication Skills, Global, Meeting Skills, Uncategorized

Three Tips to Encourage Meeting Participation

During company meetings, employees will have varied comfort levels around sharing their opinions. Some may fear sharing their opinion because it differs from the majority. For these individuals, it may be less important to feel heard, and more important to … Continue reading

Posted in Communication Skills, Leadership Skills, Meeting Skills, Uncategorized