We are pleased to announce that our newest eBook, Balancing Eggs, is now available for purchase and PDF download. While this new eBook is not photography related, it still may be of interest to a wide range of readers as it deals with enhancing interpersonal communications, improving business coaching, and taking our presentation skills to a higher level.
The content in Balancing Eggs was created during a 15 year plus period and stems from my work as an executive coach, working with large corporations as well as small, entrepreneurial companies.
Balancing Eggs is a business parable that covers a range of topics to help bring clarity to your communications, improve business coaching, and create inspiring presentations.
To give you a taste of the content in Balancing Eggs you will find some sample pages below.
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First let’s have a look at the Table of Contents which will give you a good overview of the content in Balancing Eggs.
Understanding the learning styles of other people is a key ingredient to help us improve our communications with them.
All of us communicate through the literal meaning of the words we choose, our use of voice and our body language.
One of the most important skills we can acquire is that of effective questioning. Balancing Eggs outlines a number of approaches that can be used.
After reviewing a number of factors that contribute to effective communication and coaching, Balancing Eggs provides two sample conversations to illustrate in detail how these techniques directly impact interpersonal communications.
Many of us are asked to prepare and deliver keynotes and speeches. Balancing Eggs provides some insights that may be useful.
Acting as an effective facilitator involves the combination of a number of communication skills.
Making sure that presentation rooms, A/V equipment and other communication aids have been properly set-up can improve the chances that we will deliver a successful presentation.
If you have ever felt awkward working with flip charts and graphics some of the tips in Balancing Eggs may be of assistance.
The way we use our voice dramatically impacts our communication effectiveness.
As an executive coach, I found that using extended concept metaphors played a significant role in helping my clients reach their goals and improve their performance. Balancing Eggs provides examples of 25 extended metaphors that can be used in executive coaching, as well as in presentations,
Here’s an example of an extended concept metaphor contained in Balancing Eggs.
If you feel that the content in Balancing Eggs may be useful for you in your career or personal life, you can use the Buy Button below to purchase a copy and download your personalized PDF eBook.
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Balancing Eggs is Copyright 2018 Thomas Stirr. All rights reserved. No part of this book may be reproduced, duplicated, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted, in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, printing, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the prior written consent of Thomas Stirr. Purchasers of this eBook are granted the permission to read the book and view the graphics contained therein for their sole use only. Published by Thomas-Ritt Associates Limited.