Tongue Fu!℠ creator, Sam Horn, is an award-winning speaker who has delivered more than 5,000 presentations for a wide variety of groups in the past twenty years. You can count on Sam exceeding your audience’s expectations.
Would you like to know what to say, when you don’t know what to say?
If so, you’re in the right place. This inspiring keynote features FAQ’s and Sam’s most popular insights from her best-selling book Tongue Fu!℠ which has been published in 17 languages and taught to a half million people worldwide.
You’ll love the diverse quotes, relatable anecdotes and real-life success stories that show how others have learned to give and get the respect they want, need and deserve – and how you can too.
Would you like to know what to do when people complain, when someone gets upset, when a meeting deteriorates into blaming?
If so, you’re in the right place.
Discover how to stop arguments in their tracks, instantly end complaints, find solutions not fault, and keep your cool – even when others aren’t.
Perhaps most importantly, you will learn how to set an example of courtesy and respect so people choose to respond in kind.
Wouldn’t it be wonderful to be able to prevent and resolve conflicts?
Wouldn’t it be wonderful to know what to say in the dozens of sensitive, challenging situations you face every day?
You can! This proven program shows how to get along better with just about anyone, anytime, anywhere.
These are the communication skills that deserve to be taught right along with math, science and history.
The good news is, when you use these respectful approaches, students and parents are motivated to use them too.
The success of an association is directly proportionate to the success of its relationships.
Discover why ASAE, SHRM, NSA, MPI, and dozens of industry associations have featured Tongue Fu!℠ at their events.
You’ll appreciate these specific suggestions on how to communicate with coworkers, members, exhibitors, and more.
Discover how to build trust and rapport and set the tone for win-win relationships that benefit all involved.
Walk away with innovative approaches you can use in meetings, emails, newsletters, training programs & events.
Feel like you can’t say anything right? In turbulent times, it’s more important than ever to respond to stressful, sensitive situations with civility and proactive diplomacy so people are motivated to move things forward – together.
If you feel like you’re talking on eggshells, you’ll welcome these dialogue samples of what TO say and NOT to say in virtual meetings, Zoom calls, and town halls.
As Alice Walker said, “Look closely at the present you’re constructing. It should look like the future you’re dreaming.” These tips can help you conduct civil, productive conversations that serve all involved … now and in the future.
Did you know that Jeff Weiner, former CEO of LinkedIn, told CNBC that “interpersonal skills are the #1 skills gap across the United States?
In this life and career-changing session, you’ll learn the interpersonal skills you wish you’d been taught in school including how to:
* listen to others even when you don’t want to – and motivate other people to want to listen to you
* become more aware of your impact on others and how you are perceived
* express opinions in a gracious, non-aggressive way
* get credit for your contributions, quality work and results
* speak up in meetings and get your ideas heard
* set an example of tactful, collaborative leadership
If you’ve ever felt overlooked or under-appreciated, this course is for you. Discover how to take responsibility for your career success and work satisfaction, now not someday.
Are you dealing with someone who steamrolls over others? Does this person cause a disproportionate amount of damage in your organization?
Chances are, that person is a 5%er — a person who doesn’t care what’s fair — a person who wants to control, not cooperate.
The good news is, there are certain things you can do and say to stop 5%ers from taking advantage of you.
And you don’t have to sacrifice your integrity or jeopardize your job.
Want a customized presentation for your company or convention?
Tongue Fu!℠ has been taught to dozens of different types of organizations including:
Healthcare (hospitals, medical centers, orthodontists, dentists, medical associations of physicians, nurses, etc.)
Financial services (banks, insurance agencies, credit card companies, financial associations, wealth managers, etc.)
Hospitality and food & beverage (hotels, airlines, restaurants, car rental agencies, travel associations, etc.)
Government (all branches of the military, city, state and federal agencies including GSA, Honolulu Police, etc.)
Education (school districts, teacher and superintendent associations, PTA, etc.)
Business (Chamber of Commerce Institute, YPO, EO, Small Business Administration, BNI)
+ utilities, aerospace, transportation, pharma, international summits, parks/sports/recreation, leadership, and more.
Program participants often say “You must have worked in our industry” because the examples and insights are so timely.
Sam Horn is the CEO of the Intrigue Agency, a positioning/messaging consultancy, which helps people design and deliver compelling, respectful communications that add value for all involved.