These are trying times with working at home and homeschooling indefinitely in most locations. Communicating effectively can be practiced most easily when one is grounded and centered which may be accomplished by daily exercising, eating well, getting enough sleep. Also recommended is daily meditation (short is fine:), EFTtapping, positive visualizations, smiling, laughing and being grateful … More Communicating Effectively at Home
Three personal characteristics to be especially aware of in our fast-paced times, especially this Holiday week. Related posts: https://balanceandpowerblog.com/2017/12/03/eft-for-holiday-stress-release-relief/ https://balanceandpowerblog.com/2017/12/23/frustration-tipping-point/ https://balanceandpowerblog.com/2017/07/01/be-assertive-say-no-effectively/ http://www.dailyom.com/cgi-bin/courses/courseoverview.cgi?cid=159 “SOAR! with Resilience® The Interactive Book for Overcoming Obstacles & Achieving Success” By Eileen LichtensteinORDER NOW Available as eBook or Hard Copy FREE CONSULT: 516 623 4353 one to one sessions in Uniondale, NY.,Skype and … More Patience, Tolerance & Assertiveness = Happy Holidays!
I’m talking to parents, older siblings, grandparents, teachers, business managers/ceo’s and politicians. We are each leaders, even if (now) your domain is simply your home. Do you curse? Smile enough? Speak and act assertively? Listen actively? Demonstrate good time skills? Step away from devices on a regular basis? Mindful and considerate of others in household, office, neighbors? … More Are You a Good Role Model?
Be an active listener – while being patient (waiting with a positive attitude) and when what is said by the other has offended you, if you feel is an untruth and/or feel bullied, do not react. If possible, respond calmly without blaming, or walk away. Easier said than done; especially for highly sensitive people (often an extremely positive quality). … More Learn to Listen and Don’t Take anything Personally
One common denominator among my anger management clients is impatience. Impatience is more prevalent these days as the pace is so fast and time seems to be wasted if things do not happen quickly-smoothly. Waiting on line, waiting for anything-anyone is more of a chore than ever before. Everone’s frustration tipping point is individual … More Do you need a patience tune-up?