Category: Communication

How to Avoid Passive Aggressive and Other Forms of Toxic Communication

by Lois Barth, Human Development Expert, Speaker, Coach, and Author Ever come away from a conversation that “on paper” was fine, yet you find yourself rehashing every detail of the dialogue, feel terrible about yourself, your life, and think you’re crazy! Of course, you have, we’ve all been in those situations. I call it being… Read more »

Dealing with Envy in a Productive Way

by Lois Barth, Courage to SPARKLE, Human Development Expert, Speaker, Coach, and Author Guess What? Envy doesn’t make you a bad, terrible, or pathetic person! It makes you human, and vulnerable, and full of wants and needs, AND is a spiritual compass to teach you what you hunger for the most. I should know. I… Read more »

How Can I Convey More Confidence When I Speak? by Lois Barth

How can I convey more confidence when I speak? This is a question that comes up all the time both in my coaching and motivational speaking work. I have the privilege of working with heart-centered go-getters who want to succeed professionally, hunger for a greater sense of meaning in their life, and impact in the… Read more »