A New Book - Mindful Communications by CBSACNY Board member Laura Thompson - Available Now!
Saturday, March 4, 2017
Build Better Relationships through Mindful Communications and Improve Your Personal and Professional Life!
A new book by Laura Thompson - Author, Executive Coach and CBSACNY Board Member
Click here to buy now on Amazon!
Build better relationships in both your personal and professional life through the art of mindful communications that combines effective listening with awareness of yourself and others. Thich Nhat Hanh, a Vietnamese Zen Master, says that once you learn to commune with yourself, you’re better able to communicate with others with empathy and compassion. You can learn to develop all these skills at the same time through the examples and practice techniques given that shall assist you in becoming a mindful communicator.
Don’t all of us want a better world to live in, and the opportunity to have more meaningful, loving, and productive relationships, whether it’s with our family and friends or collaborating with our colleagues or being of service to our clients? Yes, and…
About the Author
Laura Thompson, MA, ACC, CPC, ELI-MP
Known by many as an international “go-to” Certified Executive Coach and Life Empowerment Coach, Laura Thompson’s motto is “Design and Lead the Life You Desire.” She works worldwide with individuals, entrepreneurs, mid-level managers to executives, transforming their challenges into opportunities to thrive in a rapidly changing world. Her coaching expertise revolves around personal and professional development, blending personal passions with professional pursuits, transitions, story-telling/narrative design coaching, mindful communications through self-awareness and effective listening skills, emotional and social intelligence, goal setting and strategic planning, and people management. Prior to coaching, Laura’s career started out in finance in the United States and Europe. After consultation with a career coach in Geneva, Switzerland, she made a career transition to marketing communications at one of the world’s largest communications firms, WPP: Advertising, Branding, Public Relations, and Digital Marketing in New York City. This experience gave her the foundation to launch her own Global Media Ventures company, Loralia LLC. For over two decades, Laura has worked across industries from startups to the Fortune 100 in the Americas, Europe, Middle East and Africa, India, and Asia. Laura has served on many different nonprofit boards in the arts, education, and media sectors. Laura is also an Author, Poet, Playwright, Freelance Journalist, Blogger, and Contributor to The Huffington Post. She earned a Master's degree in International Relations and International Political Economy from Boston University in Paris, France, studied at INSEAD, and is bilingual, English and French. Laura has traveled extensively and considers herself a world citizen.