When things heat up, we can
blame the heat—and our reaction—on a little critter.Our lizard brain!Otherwise known as the amygdala,
it holds emotional memory—fear, anger—and ‘helps’ us react without
thinking.Seth Godin—the author and
blogger whose TED Talks are very popular—calls it our ‘lizard brain.’ He says, “Your lizard brain is here to
stay.Your job is to figure out how to
quiet it and ignore it.”
Your communication connection, Jan helps people discover how to positively
influence the responses they receive whether they’re leading a team or working with peers; speaking before a group or one-to-one; motivating or giving feedback to staff; serving clients, customers or patients; or promoting a concept or service.
A speaker, trainer and coach, Jan has earned the Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) designation. Fewer than 10% of the 5,200 speakers who belong to the Global Federation of Speakers earn this designation.
Jan creates customized programs─45 to 60 minute keynotes and workshops from three hours to two days─for clients in a variety of industries ranging from healthcare to construction and accounting to information technology. You can find descriptions of Jan's programs at her website.