Funny Motivational Speaker Linda Larsen presents...

Linda's Positively Speaking Blog

Rants & Raves by Funny Motivational Speaker Linda Larsen

Mar
2019

The Compelling Case for Talking

By Linda Larsen - Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Featured Image

An article in Psychology Today reported that women who "self-silence" during arguments with their spouses are four times more likely to die over a ten year period that their peers who express themselves. 

Read More


Jan
2019

But I Don't WANT to Rub Elbows

By Linda Larsen - Wednesday, January 30, 2019
Featured Image

I got the opportunity recently to practice a technique that is very effective in dealing with, as I have laughingly called them, "People who don't behave." 

Read More


Jan
2019

The Case for Kindness

By Linda Larsen - Friday, January 25, 2019
Featured Image

As a motivational speaker focusing on communication, my early work was with trial lawyers. I helped them communicate more effectively in the high stakes environment of the courtroom. So when I saw a report on a recent trial, it made me stop and think. 

Read More


Feb
2012

How to Live With – or Live WITHOUT – Your Cellular Phone

By Linda Larsen - Monday, February 20, 2012
Featured Image

Oh my gosh!  Read this post if you have EVER walked out without your cell phone.  Talk about withdrawal and panic! Christine Cashen has CLEARLY walked in MY shoes!  I LOVE her suggestions on how to overcome, as she calls it, “iAddiction”.  This is DEFINITELY some of The Good Stuff! 

Read More


Jul
2010

Ten Terrific Tips to Tame Tension

By Linda Larsen - Saturday, July 24, 2010
Featured Image

As a motivational speaker specializing in healthcare issues, I've discovered a few thing about managing stress that have helped me tremendously. So if the stress of your job (and/or "life") becomes so great that the muscles in your neck turn to stone, your teeth lock in to a permanent clench and everyone in your life starts getting on your nerves, it may be time to turn to one of the following ten action ideas guaranteed to calm you down and restore your sanity.  

Read More




Like this blog? Share it!



Recent Posts

Archive

Categories

Tag Cloud

changing habits nonverbal communication customer service training holiday stress motivational speaker Linda Larsen personal growth bipolar disorder Lin-Manuel Miranda encouragement Dr. Brene Brown, The Wholehearted Parenting Manifesto communication friendships attitudes depression unhappy employees personal responsibility divorce statistics iPhone4S truth in politics contempt appreciation chronic back pain how to strengthen relationships husbands who don't listen achievements successful dental practices acting Shakespeare, thank-you notes time management power of a smile stress management dental practice zig ziglar funny motivational speaker Linda Larsen Hillary Clinton back relief understanding listening skills happiness at work expectations Asolo State Theater American Idol political anxiety linda larsen controlling your emotional state high self-esteem overcoming adversity how to listen effective communication funny motivational speakers Dr. Phil Donald Trump finding humor stonewalling fact checking Kelly Swanson marshmallow test multi-tasking cheerleading marriage Tim Richardson Meryl Runion patient service conflict management passion mental illness bad drivers anxiety advertising Conrad Hall positive perspective personal development gratitude personal achievement panic attacks dr. john gottman best bed for bad back lying in politics motivational speaker on customer service positive attitude Broadway stressful elections motivation losing weight PhotoShop handling fear Gary Marachek funny motivational speaker raising happy children facebook activity beauty latex mattress review motivational speaker Brad Montgomery negative thinking election 2016 self confidence Changing perspectives funny video National Car Rental coping with anxiety truth how to deal with negative people goal achievement happiness confidence motivational speaker on communication cell phone addiction public speaking horror stories airline pilots Hamilton tension clinical depression actors joy gripers criticism laughter remodel stress feeling good liking communication model healthcare building character fear of trump presidency how to become a motivational speaker self talk magic act defensiveness difficult patients habits personality types how to happy speaking nightmares complainers success costumes change bucket list whiners sleep humor bottom line improvement motivational speaker success how to get what you want gender communication customer service the business of motivational speaker Kay Frances shakespeare parenting what you name the thing good night's sleep Noah Racey's Pulse dental practice strategies southern accent Politifact listening difficult people mans search for meaning mattress recommendation getting to yes Viktor Frankl selling happiness managing stress happy customers changing behaviors communication skills attitude trust in relationships flying eyebrows humorous motivational speaker motivational speakers brain chemistry aging motivational speaker building rapport compassion relationship building reframing raving fans speak up self-image proactive people vision boards achieving success how to have high self-esteem gift ideas Lenscrafters goal setting