Connie Podesta

Connie Podesta
Connie Podesta is a board-certified therapist, licensed professional counselor, comedian and author of several books, including the popular series, Life Would Be Easy If It Weren't For Other People. Podesta is a well-known speaker providing positive and inspiring messages to hundreds of companies and more than 2 million people.

Co-Worker: Impossible

By Connie Podesta | December 4, 2012

When you were 5, it was all about getting the cookie. Did you ask respectfully and get the cookie? Or did you yell and scream? Did you avoid making waves to get it? Or did you go behind your parents’ backs to get that cookie? Kids figure out what works and that communication style becomes…

Dealing With Difficult People

By Connie Podesta | April 25, 2011

Recognizing what drives them is the first step.

How Would You React?

By Connie Podesta | February 1, 2008

Scenario: You have several projects coming at you at once.

Life Would Be Easy… If It Weren’t for DIFFICULT People

By Connie Podesta | February 1, 2008

Go on, it’s okay. Admit it! We all know that life would be a whole lot easier if we didn&#8217

Life Would Be Easy… If It Weren’t for PASSIVE-AGGRESSIVE People

By Connie Podesta | February 1, 2008

I bet there is someone in your life right now who deserves to be taught a lesson. Someone who s