Let me tell you a (true) story about miscommunication, conflict and stress management. I once participated in a learning-intensive one-month course about how to set up your training business. That course brought immense value to my life as a trainer and business owner. Every day, for 30 days, we met for a live online session …
How would the different PCM Personality Types try to convince you to stop smoking?
If you’ve followed my blog or are already familiar with PCM, you know that the different PCM Personality Types speak a different “language”. In PCM, we call this their “Perceptions” – how they see and experiment the world, which, in its turn, influence the way they speak and the vocabulary they prefer to use. Remember, …
“Isn’t applying PCM a form of manipulation, in the end?”
Here I am, continuing with another question I often receive from the participants in my PCM workshops (in-house or open). This time: “Isn’t applying PCM a form of manipulation, in the end?” As you might already know, PCM is a tool to help us connect to other people and build better relationships by speaking a …
“But if I motivate them when they act like that, don’t I encourage negative behaviours?”
One of the questions I receive at times, when I deliver my PCM workshops (in-house or open) and talk about motivating with PCM, relates to what we call “charging the batteries” of people who behave in rather unproductive manners, in order to motivate them and invite them out of their distress. Participants ask if, by …
Discovering PCM video series
Because I sometimes receive the question: “What is PCM?”, I decided to create this short “Discovering PCM” video series, describing PCM and how it could benefit your life. I have shared this on my social media recently, but it was about time to also create a post here to gather all 8 short videos. In …
Six Types Of Procrastinators, And How To Lead Them With Compassionate Accountability®- by Dr. Nate Regier
This is an article about how PCM can explain the different types of procrastinators and what can we do to help. It was written by Dr. Nate Regier, a PCM certifying master trainer and I am happy to share it with you.
Four Styles of Communication Every Leader Should Master – by Dr. Nate Regier
Author and Co-founder of Next Element, Dr. Nate Regier is a certifying master trainer for Process Communication Model. For years, I have been reading his articles on his company’s blog, listened to his podcasts and participated in some of the webinars he has organised. I thought it would be great to share some of his articles with you too, on my blog, as they brought me a lot of value and I bet they will do the same for you. We’ll start with an article about the four styles of communication that PCM discusses.
The six languages of connection: how to better communicate with your learners
Building up a good connection with your learners is critical to ensuring they are engaged, feel safe and have the potential to thrive. By understanding the six languages of connection, you can adapt your communication to build that bond and see better learning outcomes.
A PCM-based analysis of the personality types of main Game of Thrones characters (1/6: Jon Snow)
In this new series of posts I am going to analyse some of the main characters in the Game of Thrones TV Series from the point of view of their base personality type according to PCM.
The concepts of Base and Phase in PCM
This blog post explains the cornerstone concepts of PCM (Process Communication Model): the Base Personality and the Phase Personality. Enjoy!