Tour & Giveaway for ‘Back Pocket Coach’ by Alexandra Ross and Diane Brennan! [ends 6/24/17]

June 15, 2017

Welcome to this Book Tour for Back Pocket Coach! This quickly read book is packed with  33 power-packed communication strategies to support you in creating satisfying conversations that result in good outcomes for you and others. 

Book Details:

Book Title:  Back Pocket Coach: 33 Effective Communication Strategies for Work & Life
Authors: Diane Brennan and Alexandra Ross
Category:  Adult Non-Fiction,  104 pages
Genre: Communication, Self-help
Publisher:   New View Press
Release date:  January 2017
Tour dates: June 5 to 16, 2017
Content Rating: G

Book Description:

Have you ever been in a situation that was emotionally charged and the stakes were high? And it was difficult to find the right words? Back Pocket Coach provides 33 power-packed communication strategies to support you in creating satisfying conversations that result in good outcomes for you and others. These just-in-time strategies will help you move through conversations masterfully –whether you’re engaging with one person or a team of people.

You’ll learn how to:
— Provide difficult feedback to everyone from your boss to mother-in-law — improving your relationships in the process.
— Effectively renegotiate any agreement.
— Say no to a request that would leave you stretched too thing — and do so from a place of strength.
— Get unproductive meetings back on track — even if you’re not the meeting organizer.
— Safely speak your truth.
— Increase your self-awareness and emotional intelligence.
— Use appreciation authentically — the secret sauce for thriving relationships.

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 Have you ever experienced a situation when you thought you said one thing and someone interpreted it as something else? Do you desire a strategy which will motivate others to expand their thinking and  other skills? Solutions to these situations and more is found within this 75 page book!

I could have really used this in my prior careers and especially when managing a small retail store! However, in my present relationships with family and others, this will become a much treasured reference!

Learn how to word requests in away they will be clearly understood and responded to.

This book is full of short, precise sentences, broken down into other short, precise sentences, so you will know your message is clearly understood.

You will learn how to peaceably combat situations and how to effectively Give praise which will be convincing.

This is small enough to carry wit you! It is worth learning well.

This earns a Five Stars rating.
*This book was sent as a gift. I am not required to post a positive review. This is my honest review.
Meet the Authors:
Alexandra Ross is an executive coach, team builder and author. With a Masters degree in Organizational Communication, she helps leaders and teams sharpen their leadership skills and exceed prior levels of performance. Alexandra is internationally certified as a Master Certified Coach. She coaches executives and leaders in the fields of aerospace, engineering, high technology, medical, financial and more. She is also passionate about coaching women in leadership. Contact Alexandra at
Diane Brennan is a consultant, coach, author and speaker. She is passionate about leadership in all types of organizations. She enjoys working with leaders and teams in the fields of healthcare, aerospace, engineering, science, academics and business. Diane’s expertise in organizations includes strategic thinking, navigating change and creating a learning culture. Diane holds a Doctorate in Behavioral Health, an MBA and is a Master Certified Coach. She brings calm to the chaos in organizations and life. Contact Diane at
Connect with the Authors:
Website  ~  Alexandra’s Twitter ~  Diane’s Twitter
Alexandra’s Facebook  ~  Diane’s Facebook


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June 9 –   NorthernMsw – review
June 12 – Books for Books – review
June 13 – Bound 4 Escape – review / giveaway
June 15 – Rockin’ Book Reviews – review / guest post / giveaway
June 15 – Svetlana’s Reads and Views – review
June 16 – Notes from Farrah – review / giveaway
June 16 – Create With Joy – review / giveaway
June 16 – Seaside Book Nook – review / giveaway
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Enter the Giveaway!
Ends June 24

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  • Julie Waldron June 17, 2017 at 2:33 pm

    This sounds like a great book with good advice. Thanks for the giveaway.

  • lori byrd June 18, 2017 at 2:00 am

    Sounds great!

  • Lacey Waters June 19, 2017 at 2:06 am

    thank you! what an awesome advice book.

  • Terri Quick June 21, 2017 at 10:09 pm

    Thank you for hosting this giveaway.