Sept. 20, 2021

Why Words Matter - Effective Communication Skills

In this episode #24 we welcome our guest Terre Short, author of The Words We Choose: Your Guide to How and Why Words Matter, which was named a finalist publication at the 2020 American BookFest. (Read the first chapter free at

With more than 30 years of leadership experience, Terre has been a coach in some capacity her entire career, and takes great pride in her work as a “human potential developer.” Through her coaching, speaking, and facilitating she’s inspired countless people to connect with their why, and harness the power of empathy and personal relationships. 

Join us for this uplifting, informative half-hour visit, where Terre shares how the power of our “personal podcast” - that inner narrative we choose every day” - can lift or lower our morale; how the words we choose can offer clarity and support, vs. confusion and doubt; and as leaders and business owners, how we can inspire and empower those around us with the tone of our voice and the choice of our words. 

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