Author Archives: Christine Healey de Casanova

Chat, Email, Phone, Or Meet? What’s The Best Option?

Have you noticed an increase in the use of IM, email, internal chat forums, and project management platforms to collaborate? Some of these tools have become our go-to in business, while meetings seem to be taking a backseat. However, writing … Continue reading

Posted in Communication Skills, E-Mails, Leadership Skills, Meeting Skills

Take The Dumpling

I was sitting next to Manohar, aka Manny, best man from my wedding at a dinner recently. Earlier he toasted my husband for his “great choice in restaurants.” Feeling underappreciated, I quipped, “I chose the restaurant.” And then I immediately … Continue reading

Posted in Coaching, Communication Skills, Executive Presence, Leadership Skills, Life Skills, Women in Business

Don’t Just Stand There – Use Gestures to Bring Your Stories to Life

Language is a more recent technology. Your body language, your eyes, your energy will come through to your audience before you even start speaking. – Peter Guber When preparing a speech, we’re often so focused on writing and practicing the … Continue reading

Posted in Coaching, Communication Skills, Presentation Skills, Public Speaking

What do you say when asked, “What do you do?”

Do you have a message? At Exec-Comm, we coach people to recognize opportunities to highlight the value they bring to their workplace or community.  Answering “what do you do?” presents a perfect opportunity. Too often, people miss this opportunity; they … Continue reading

Posted in Communication Skills, Life Skills, Uncategorized