I remember getting the call...and my world just exploded.
In 2013, Carol Herring was diagnosed with breast cancer. Her life changed forever. In our interview, she tells her story of survival, and shares valuable advice about how to communicate with cancer. Her positive attitude is inspirational, and her smile infectious.
Many of us know someone who has had cancer, or for some, have experienced it first-hand. But sometimes we simply avoid discussing it and don't know what to say when talking about cancer with a loved one. Do you call? Do you reach out? And on the patient side, how do you ask for help?
In this episode, we'll talk about:
Connecting with Carol:
She's an amazing human being. We welcome thoughts and questions in the comments below, but if you would like to connect with Carol and drop her a personal note you can do so via email.
We're thrilled that you've joined us for a Cup of Comms! :) This is something that we've been brewing for a while now.
In the time that it takes you to sit down and have a cup of your favorite coffee or tea, you could tune in to learn about communication. Consider this our coffee date invite. ;) People communicate every single day, yet we often don't even think about it. What we're hoping to do at Cup of Comms is bring mindfulness to communication. We'll tell stories and share advice, in an engaging and casual format. It'll be like you're in the room with us, whether you're driving in your car, are on a run, or having breakfast.
In our podcast episodes, we'll be interviewing guests on a wide range of communication topics. Ever wonder what is the most effective way to quickly communicate an emergency to a 911 dispatcher? Or how to truly get your point across in a business meeting? How about communicating in relationships? We will delve into all the little nuances and big questions surrounding communication.
Looking forward to filling your cup with communications advice, one conversation at a time. See you for the next sip!