Entries by Ushma

Make Your Best Day Ever A Reality

[quote align=”center” color=”#4bac58″] The best day of your life is the one on which you decide your life is your own. No apologies or excuses. No one to lean on, rely on, or blame. The gift is yours – it is an amazing journey – and you alone are responsible for the quality of it. […]

Leveraging body language to create a commanding presence

Your expressions, body language and gestures can inadvertently convey a lot about what goes on inside of you – including feelings of nervousness, insecurity or uncertainty. Learning to tweak your body language to match the purpose of your message in a social interaction can boost your credibility and heighten the impact of your words. Smile […]

Talking with confidence to set yourself apart

[quote align=”center” color=”#4bac58″]It is better to keep your mouth closed and let people think you are a fool than to open it and remove all doubt. -Mark Twain[/quote] Go prepared If you know you will be getting int a conversation with someone, don’t go without a game plan. Give some thought to what is likely […]

Interacting with other people like a pro

Take Charge If you want to control or influence the outcome of a situation, you have to influence the person(s) involved in the interaction first. Take the initiative to engage people around you first. Be the first to make solid eye contact, reach out you hand first, enter the boardroom before a meeting when everyone […]

The Confidence Mindset

Whether you are at a professional negotiation, dating a new guy or performing in front of a crowd, the one trait that makes you unforgettable is to have unshakable confidence. In order to build confidence you need practice, time and as they say, the perseverance to fake it till you make it. A few simple […]

The 7 Secrets of Self Confidence

Everyone’s heard of the proverbial strong woman. She’s confident, sassy, smart – and elusive. She lurks ahead of us, just out of our reach. We all want to be like her and if we try hard enough to reach out, we could almost brush her with our finger tips. For every woman out there who […]