I remember some lines from one of my favourite movies where the main character, a schoolteacher, asks his class why we read and write poetry. And he said, “We don’t read and write poetry because it’s cute. We read and write poetry because we are memb...read more
Be amongst the first to know about Coolfidence updates. Invest in yourself and engage. Delivered to your inbox every week for free.
Create a personalized and funny video to nudge someone and put it on YouTube in just a few minutes!
To make it proper personal we'll need to collect a bit of info to be put into the video.
This is a visual nudge so be creative and choose a photo that will make them laugh and want to get back to you. It can be from your photo library or from your social media network.
We'll need a few minutes to generate the video and then YouTube will also process it very quickly. All you need is just to check your e-mail soon for the video link.
You can take the stage now and surprise them with the video by whatever communication channels you usually use.
They are going to love this!
Every working person has challenges with people. How to make an impression. How to build relationships. How to delight people. We could all use some inspiration and help from time to time.
Complacency will kill any business. Comfort zones are dangerous places to be in. Re-invention is a must in this fast paced world. Staying relevant is fundamental. Invest, listen, and make bold moves. Your people are your greatest asset...
Selling, selling and more selling – this is what entrepreneurs do, internally and of course, externally. Inspiring people and exciting those around you is a constant activity. When you love what you do, and you do what you love, then i...
Common sense is not always common practice. There are unspoken rules that we need to follow. Professionalism. Respect. Honesty. And also, we need an element of imagination and creativity – a colourful way to get people loosened up.
I have been referring to the progress paradox and the purpose-money continuum and the quality-quality struggle for quite some time now. Simply put, the paradox of our time is that we live in an age of incredible prosperity and convenie...
Business lunches aren't as formal as dinners, but you can't be too casual about them either. If you're involved in a start-up company, who has time for lunch?
Tired of talking about the weather? A bit of stimulus and curiosity are always good for making conversation. Icebreakers can help with the heavy lifting but sometimes just a hot topic can serve as the glue that binds two people.
Interview with 101 year-old Hattie Mae MacDonald of Feague, Kentucky. Reporter: Can you give us some health tips for reaching the age of 101?
Because a smile in real life is better than a like online
WATCH US MAKE OUR COLLEAGUES LAUGH
IN JUST 5 MINUTES
With the simplest of stuff
that you can always keep in your pockets
Want to break the ice, start conversations and increase the number of smiles in a room? The Coolfidence Box offers you fun tools and communication hacks to engage with others. It's the ultimate curated collection of original gizmos and goodies that have been tried and tested through years of research.
Get people talking in real life with these unconventional analogue ideas, they'll even keep you amused on your own. If you want to think outside the ordinary, you’ve got to think inside the box.
Would you be interested in purchasing this quarterly box of wonder? Please let us know.