This is a collection of real life stories that I tell in my workshops as a communication coach. Each story demonstrates either an external behavior or an internal mindset which I teach to help people become more effective and productive in their personal and professional relationships.
My hope is that you’ll be able to appreciate their humor and humanity while extracting the gems and applying them to your everyday interactions to achieve better results, experience fewer hassles and have more satisfying relationships.
They say, if you really want to get to know someone, questions are like keys that can open many doors. Here Amy answers some quickfire questions.
Trust your gut. If you think someone is a bonehead, they probably are!
I'm inspired when people are down to earth, not afraid of looking silly or ridiculous.
Also people who are willing to show their vulnerable side, those who speak up for others, and those who treat others with kindness, even when the other not have earned it.
Funniest thing I've seen recently is this little ballerina unapologetically farting!
One of my favourite things to do is make other people laugh.
Sometimes I'll spend hours thinking of funny scenarios and stories to tell my significant other just to make him laugh.
Don't take yourself so seriously!
It would be Nelson Mandela. His grace, generosity and humanity are awe inspiring.
People being brave, taking risks, not taking them so seriously and giving awesome hugs!