5 Signs You’re Making Someone Uncomfortable

5 Signs You’re Making Someone Uncomfortable

5 Signs You’re Making Someone Uncomfortable … and what to do about it.   While waiting for a drink at a coffee shop, I noticed two women in conversation. I was mostly staring off into space, but then something caught my attention. I couldn’t hear the discussion;...
How to Conquer Pre-Performance Nerves

How to Conquer Pre-Performance Nerves

How to Conquer Pre-Performance Nerves   As a pianist in my younger days, I experienced debilitating stage fright. Even the idea of playing in front of friends and family terrified me. I usually managed to get through the performance, but would often end up crying...
Drop These 5 Nonverbal Habits

Drop These 5 Nonverbal Habits

Drop These 5 Nonverbal Habits   What are your nonverbal habits? Do you know? Often with habits, you don’t even realize you’re doing them. They’re automatic and almost involuntary. You do them unconsciously because they make you feel better. Sometimes that’s good,...