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Live a Bigger Story with Ann Vertel

Take charge of your life, your career, and everything in between so you can discover, design, create, build and thrive in work and life you love! Your host, Dr. Ann Vertel, is a business and motivational psychologist, human behavior expert, keynote speaker, corporate trainer, and 20-year naval officer whose passion is helping you live, love, and lead with confidence. She speaks, trains, and consults with corporations, associations, institutions, and government agencies on how to develop high-achieving leaders with a success mindset. Learn more at https://AnnVertel.com

May 11, 2017

Counselors use a powerful skill in getting their clients to talk about issues that are painful, scary, or deeply personal. It is called a "reflection of feeling." When you reflect back to someone what they are feeling, you meet them right where they are emotionally. You've connected with them, they don't feel quite so...


May 5, 2017

If you’ve ever tried to have a conversation with a teenager, you’ve experienced maximum frustration. Not being prone to volunteer information, they usually wait for adults to initiate discussions. Unfortunately, most adults just keep asking a series of questions. The more cryptic the answers, the more questions...