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What can Parents and Caregivers do to Prevent Bullying?

Posted by Amy Lewkovich on Mon, Sep 15, 2014

No matter how old you are, where you live or whether you’re a parent, a student or a teacher, we’ve all heard stories about friends, loved ones and strangers being bullied. Some of the stories are worse than others, some have tragic endings and some make us question what is and isn’t bullying.

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How to Empower Parents through Communication

Posted by Amy Lewkovich on Thu, Feb 14, 2013

Every day parents face endless questions when it comes to how to best protect their children.

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A Guide to Effective Communication

Posted by Elly Stewart on Thu, Jul 19, 2012

We all know the importance of being a good communicator, especially in an office environment. You look more professional to your colleagues, and can send a positive message that can help to advance your career. But how can you make sure you're using effective communication?

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How to Improve your Email Communication

Posted by Elly Stewart on Thu, Jul 05, 2012

Communication extends beyond direct, face-to-face conversations between two or more people.  In our day-to-day lives, we may communicate through social media, texting, or emailing.  Email can be a quick, efficient way to exchange information; however, because the non-verbal body language and tone of direct communication is off the table, it is extremely important that proper email etiquette be used to ensure your point is conveyed accurately, with proper tone and professionalism.

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The Art of Effective Communication

Posted by Elly Stewart on Mon, Jun 11, 2012

Communication is a fundamental skill for the majority of society. We convey our thoughts, ideas, wants, desires and needs through words and body language. Communicating with family and friends is simple and informal; however, communication with bosses, co-workers, and clients is more complicated, and requires a higher level of formality and professionalism. Let's discuss some things you can do and tricks you can master to make yourself a more effective communicator.

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