Blog for Dan O'Connor by Jean M. Schmith “Dictionary.com names ‘complicit’ word of the year.” Yes, complicit becomes an important word when discussing some of the most pressing topics of the day, e.g. sexual harassment; bullying; illegal activities of our
A Blog by Jean Schmith The 5 Most Difficult Words to say are: Otorhinolaryngologist, Ophthalmologist, Epididymectomy,Worcestershire, Sorry OK, we can argue about the first four. Maybe you have words that you think are more difficult. But the last one--the
Whataboutism--I just learned the word and want to sound the alarm-- Most people in the United States, and around the world for that matter, are watching political discourse carefully. Some are engaging in it. Many are dismayed by
A blog by Jean M. Schmith Dead Cat Strategy-- What is it? Wikipedia defines the Dead Cat Strategy as the "introduction of a dramatic, shocking, or sensationalist topic in order to divert discourse away from a more damaging topic."
Do you know how to style-step–i.e. speak the language of different personality types? What is the benefit of knowing the different personality types–and being able to recognize and identify them? Increase your effective communications skills: If you are an office