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Maggie Sawkins
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Find the words to be your self: I help people get seen and heard, as confident speakers, by learning to listen like they mean it. x
Find the words to be your self: I help people get seen and heard, as confident speakers, by learning to listen like they mean it. x

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Latest from the blog: keep trying softer everyone... x
Still Trying S o f t e r...
Still Trying S o f t e r...
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Still Trying S o f t e r...
This is the year I discovered hope.  © Maggie Sawkins 2017  My word art on Etsy . Seems very simplistic to say, but I
honestly didn't truly know that there was a point to hope, ‘hoping against hope’ and so on. I thought that it was somewhat futile, empty of...
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Still Trying S o f t e r...
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Listen like you mean it
Listen like you mean it
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Listen like you mean it
© Maggie Sawkins 2017  My word art on Etsy True listening is effortful. It requires that we put aside our own agenda, any internal commentary or ‘busy-head’ obsessions of the moment and pay quality attention.  Even if only bite-size, say for three minutes o...
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Listen like you mean it
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Latest off the blog for February (just) - please share as you see fit. x
How do I do it, this thing?
How do I do it, this thing?
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How do I do it, this thing?
How? Start with the end in mind. This advice has served me well. It worked with students working towards exams, and these days on workshops where participants will achieve speaking without notes for example, and always I'm re-learning it for myself.  Work i...
How do I do it, this thing?
How do I do it, this thing?
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Starting as I mean to go on today... x
The courage required
The courage required
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The courage required
Do nothing for 15 minutes: nothing. Not listening, not reading, not thinking. Just sit.  © Maggie Sawkins, 2016 All rights reserved This is step one of The Joy Diet by Martha Beck . I loved her North Star book but this one gave me the gem of sitting and doi...
The courage required
The courage required
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