Tag Archives: communication

From Conversation to Conversion

Why does this matter? Because “users” may not be ready to step into your “funnel.” Being intuitive only gets you so far. Remember, it’s emotion that shapes behavior. Your customers’ expectations from a digital experience are different today. Dare to not delight them at your own peril. http://adage.com/article/digitalnext/storytelling-user-experience-a-collision/296037/ Adam’s story about storytelling dovetails quite well […] Continue reading

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Emphasis on egalitarian and respectful sex — purged of any expressions of power, aggression, and transgression — is antithetical to erotic desire, for men and women alike

Ironically, some of America’s best features—the belief in democracy, equality, consensus-building, compromise, fairness, and mutual tolerance—can, when carried too punctiliously into the bedroom, result in very boring sex. http://www.estherperel.com/cultivating-erotic-intelligence-in-couples-therapy/ Continue reading

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Bypassing corporate communications, marketing, and customer care to obtain information?

We saw this ten years ago with social media – people were bypassing corporate communications, marketing, and customer care to obtain information from each other. http://www.web-strategist.com/blog/2014/10/06/what-it-means-to-business-when-the-crowd-becomes-a-company-2/ I don’t think people were actually bypassing corporate communications — they were simply corporate communications of a different kind. Most so-called social media websites are nothing other than corporate […] Continue reading

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To explore and express

To enjoy and to join in, to participate in completion, to aspire towards wholeness: when we tag either gender as ‘lesser’ we close ourselves off to that alternative perspective that could round out our sense of the world http://justinemusk.com/2014/06/05/how-to-end-the-battle-of-the-sexes Continue reading

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Active Listening

Once I’ve listened, not only do I understand, but they are now “off balance” and I can help guide them—without any force—toward seeing things from a different [perspective] for themselves. http://www.tractionco.com/blog/415-tai-chi-for-business-lesson-3 Continue reading

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What are some of the ways we feel addicted to communicating with each other?

I hope to use this space for us to ask each other (and also to help each other find answers to) questions like this one. If you have an idea, then please share it! Also: If you have your own website, then please enter the name of the site… that way, I can send you […] Continue reading

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