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The Soft Power Podcast

Nov 25, 2020

Your conference presentation may have been planned for a hotel ballroom, and now it’s been relocated to Zoom. Does that mean you can relax? Presentations, speaking, and any form of public address are pivotal moments in your career, whether they are face-to-face or virtual, they always matter.

Your colleagues and peers...


Nov 4, 2020

It likely will not surprise you that many professionals do not look forward to presentations and peaking to large groups, and for shy and introverted people in business, it can be excruciating.

Still, it's necessary if you want to stand out in your industry and in high-stakes situations. Whether it’s in an in-house...


Oct 28, 2020

There are numerous benefits to working from home, and losing connection to your professional peers and potential job opportunities is not one of them. 

Networking while working remotely takes on a different level of urgency and necessity because it is far too easy to disappear and make yourself scarce when virtual calls...


Oct 21, 2020

Would you like to totally take command of a room, a meeting, or an interview? Well, that requires Presence. Presence is your unique, custom blend of poise, polish, style, and character that telegraphs to others whether you belong, whether they'll accept you, and how far you will be able to go in a given...


Sep 30, 2020

Let's be honest, no one likes a push-over, aside from the person doing the pushing. Assertiveness is a communication skill that is essential to develop and hone if you wish to move beyond your current professional, social, and psychological boundaries.

Some people struggle to communicate assertively because they are too...