Becky Robinson
publicity@weavinginfluence.com
1 (734) 854-3486

John R. Stoker
DialogueWORKS, LC
Email: info@dialogueworks.com
Phone: (801) 491-5010


Meet John Stoker and listen to him introduce the DialogueWORKS training. (7 min.)

Meet John Stoker and listen to him introduce the DialogueWORKS training (5 min.)

Press Kit (.pdf)

Press Release: 9/2014

Speaker Information Kit (.pdf)

Free Self-Assessment (online) 

 

Hi-res image of author John R. Stoker

♦ Hi-res image of book cover: Overcoming Fake Talk

♦ Image of book cover facing right (.png)

♦ Image of book cover facing right (.jpg)

♦ Image of book cover facing left (.png)

♦ Image of book cover facing left (.jpg)

♦ [Send an email to the staff at info@dialogueworks.com to request any other image you may need.]

June 1, 2017: Article in Personal Excellence Essentials on "Why Don't Your Conversations Work?"
May 10, 2017: Article in Personal Excellence Essentials on "Do You Lose Friends and Alienate Others?

May 7, 2017: Article in Careers in Government on "10 Ways to Connect with a Younger Workforce"

April 29, 2017: Article in People Development Network on "Are You Engaging in Fake Focus?"
April 10, 2017: Article in Smart Brief on 12 Suggestions for Talking about Political Topics

March 8, 2017: Article in Smart Brief on How to Deliver Bad News to Your Boss. 

February 27, 2017: Interviewed by Alise Cortez of Working on Purpose on Is Fake Talk Holding Back Your Success and Depriving You of the Results You Really Want. 

F
ebruary 19, 2017: Article in People Development Network on "How Emotionally Intelligent Are You Really?"

December 1, 2016: Article in Personal Excellence by HR.com on "Will You Pay it Forward? 7 Tips for Making a Difference."

November 18, 2016: Interview with Stephanie Erickson on Caregivers' Circle, "How Real Conversations Lead to Real Relationships"

August 18, 2016: Article in Smart Brief on Leadership on Nine Thins to Avoid When Starting Conversations
July 16, 2016: Article in People Development Magazine on "Do You Let Your Feelings Get the Best of You?"

July 7, 2016: Article in People Development Magazine on "Managing the Emotions of Others is a Skill"

June 13, 2016: Article in Personal Excellence Essentials on "Are Your People on Board?"

May 11, 2016: Article in Entrepreneur Magazine on "Answering these 5 Questions Will Change Your Life"

April 6, 2016: Article in Careers in Government on "9 Strategies for Increasing Your Listening Power"

April 5, 2016:  Article in Smart Blog on Leadership on "Do you foster a culture of encouragement?"

March 30, 2016: Article in Business Insider on "6 Ways to Get a Shy Person to Open to You in 5 Minutes or Less"

March 23, 2016:  Article in LeadChange on "7 Tips for Improving the Quaility of Your Feedback"

February 1, 2016: Article in Entrepreneur Magazine on "Become a Fantastic Listener with These 9 Techniques"

December 28, 2015: Article in Business Insider on "6 Ways to Get a Shy Person to Open to You in 5 Minutes or Less"

November 6, 2015: Article in Entrepreneur Magazine on "Looking for the Right Mentor? Ask Yourself these 8 Questions."

August 17, 2015: Article in The Digital Universe entitled "Education Week: Talking is Easy, Conversations are Hard."

May 8, 2015: Article in Training Magazine entitled "Six Tips for Making Difficult Conversations Easier."

April 10, 2015: Article in Personal Excellence Magazine on "Do Words Really Matter? Six Questions to Imrpove the Power of your Message

April 6, 2015: Article in Entrepreneur Magazine on "Do Your People Give You What You Want Every Time?"

February 9. 2015: Article in Personal Excellence Magazine on "Can You Manage the Emotions of Others? 10 Tips for Defusing Defensiveness"

January 14, 2015: Book review by Jane Anderson on Overcoming Fake Talk

January 9, 2015: Article in Personal Excellence Magazine on "Ask--Don't Ask to Tell: Frame positive questions for a desirable result"

December 1, 2014: Article in Personal Excellence Magazine on "Improve Your Listening Skills: Eight Suggestions"

November 28, 2014: Podcast with Lisa B. Marshall, author of Smart Talk, on Overcoming Fake Talk

November 21, 2014: Featured in Entrepreneur Magazine, "Does Your Staff Dislike You?"

November 13, 2014: Featured in Careers in Government, "Positive Questions: Create an Atmosphere of Trust"

November 11, 2014:  Featured in SmartBlog on Leadership, "What People Wished Their Leaders Knew."

November 10, 2014: Article in Personal Excellence, "Do They Really Want the Truth? Sharing Your Views with the Leader."

November 2, 2014: Featured in the eMILE People Development Magazine: "How to Increade Your Emotional Intelligence."

October 16, 2014: Podcast with Shawn Murphy on Work That Matters: How to Overcome Fake Talk

October 15, 2014: Guest Blogger on Soundview Pro on "Do You Really Want to Take the Plunge (Tell the Truth?)"

October 14, 2014: Quoted in article in Vail Daily by Dawn Klingensmith on "Say It, Don't Slay It: Why Using the Right Words at Work Matters

October 2014: Article in Personal Excellence, "Discussing the Undiscussables: Should you tell the truth?"

September 29, 2014: Article in The CEO Magazine, "Why Relationships should Matter to CEOs and Other Leaders."

September 17, 2014: Article in Careers in Government, "Leaders: Do They Sabotage the Accountability of Their People?"

September 17, 2014: Article in Switch & Shift, "How to Cut Through Fake Talk to Increase Employee Engagement"

September 16, 2014: Article in HR.com on "The Virtue Called Compassion: How to Improve your Capacity for Compassion

September 12, 2014: Interview with Erika Rawes at Wall Street Cheat Street on "3 Reasons You Are Stressed out at Work, and How to Handle It"

September 10, 2014: Guest blogger for Mark Carrington - Cycle Tourist on "Dealing with a Closed Mind"

September 10, 2014Interview on Mountain Morning Show in Park City

September 10, 2014: Interview with Dan Rockwell of Leadership Freak on "Get R.E.A.L."

September 9, 2014: Interview with Tal Shnall of Lead with Giants Part Two

September 9, 2014Interview with Tal Shnall of Lead with Giants Part One

September 9, 2014: Interview with Kurt Mortensen on "Maximize Your Influence"

September 9, 2014: Interview with Dan Rockwell of Leadership Freak on a "A Simple Strategy to Re-energize Others"

September  9, 2014: Guest post on Chantal Bechervaise

September 9, 2014:  Guest post on Martina McGowan.com

September 8, 2014: Article in Chief Learning Officer on "Talk Isn't Cheap: Connecting with Communicators"

September 8, 2014: Guest post on Lead with Giants

September 8, 2014: Interviewed by Kimunya Mugo of Lead by Choice on "Eight Strategies for Creating Rapport"

September 8, 2014: Guest post on Insite Skill

September 8, 2014: Guest post on Non Profit Insurance Blog on "Learning to Reverse Spiraling Conversations"

August 5, 2014: Featured in Entrepreneur on "How Leaders Can Cut the BS at Work and Address Real Issues"

August 1, 2014: Featured in SmartBlog on Leadership, 4 Leadership Tips That Will Make People Adore You

July 14, 2014: Featured in Fast Company.com by Gwen Moran

July 13, 2014: Book review: Blogger Chris Lewis of Dad of Divas recommends Overcoming Fake Talk for leaders.

June 24, 2014: Podcast: The Alarming Truth About Fake Talk and Low Productivity on Manager Mojo

April 1, 2014: Book review: 'Overcoming Fake Talk' can help improve relationships by Karen Schwarze of the Deseret News

February 6, 2014: Local Boy Makes Good: Newspaper in John Stoker's hometown of Redlands, California, the Redlands Daily Facts, reports on Overcoming Fake Talk.

January 30, 2014: Interview with Rodger Dean Duncan on Forbes.com: Overcoming Fake Talk: Put Your Best Voice Forward.

January 24, 2014: Interviewed by Karin Hurt of Let's Grow Leaders on Getting Past Fake Talk at Work.  Read the article here.

December 24, 2013: Interviewed on Fresh Living about Overcoming Fake Talk

September 25, 2013:  Guest Blogger on Thought Leaders, LLC on How to Better Deal with Angry People

September 1, 2013:  Overcoming Fake Talk book review by Howard Recruitment Search and Selection

August 28, 2013: Featured in Business News Daily Expert Voices

August 8, 2013: Interviewed on the Engaging Leader podcast series by Jesse Lahey of Aspendale Communications

July 13, 2013: Contributor Dan Schawbel interviews John Stoker in an extensive and insightful article on Forbes.com.

July 8, 2013: Blogger SlowMoneyFarm recommends Overcoming Fake Talk in her blog recommending summer reading choices. (We are pleasantly surprised at who is reading the book!)

July, 2013: An article by John Stoker entitled "Accountability: Do Leaders Sabotage it?" appears in the July 2013 issue of the publication Leadership Excellence. Read the article here.

July, 2013: An article by John Stoker entitled "Resolving Conflict: Made This Quick and Easy" appears in the July 2013 issue of the publication Personal Excellence. Read the article here.

June 2013: Interview with Michelle McCullough on Make It Happen Live Radio

 

 


iBookstore Barnes & Noble Books A Million Amazon

ALSO...

Be sure to check out recent blogs, articles, and personal assessments by becoming a member of the DialogueWORKS Community.