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Cut People a Break. You Never Know What They're Going Through.
Communication Strategies

Cut People a Break. You Never Know What They're Going Through.

Your co-workers might be smiling, but you have no idea what turmoil might be brewing inside.
Jim Joseph
Become a Fantastic Listener With These 9 Techniques
Listening

Become a Fantastic Listener With These 9 Techniques

Most of the time, what gets in the way of being an effective listener is our thoughts.
John Stoker
How to Immediately Connect With Anyone
Communication Strategies

How to Immediately Connect With Anyone

Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that connecting with people is an innate skill that belongs only to the lucky few
Travis Bradberry
Why Our Best Intentions Might Not Be Interpreted as the Best
Communication Strategies

Why Our Best Intentions Might Not Be Interpreted as the Best

When we don't state our intentions, we leave the recipients to interpret them as they will.
Jim Joseph
How to Use Your Soft Skills to Make a Hard Difference
Skills

How to Use Your Soft Skills to Make a Hard Difference

Soft skills are desired traits from team members and employees, yet they are also cited in becoming a scarce skill set.
Maria Elena Duron
How to Ask the Right Question in the Right Way
Communication Strategies

How to Ask the Right Question in the Right Way

Here are eight things to think about to sharpen your interviewing style.
Raymond Zinn
How to Get a Standing Ovation During Your Next Speech
Public Speaking

How to Get a Standing Ovation During Your Next Speech

Here are three tips to help you beat the blahs and earn applause the next time you take the stage.
Leave the TPS Reports in 1998. Use These 4 Strategies to Update Your Business Communication.
Communication Strategies

Leave the TPS Reports in 1998. Use These 4 Strategies to Update Your Business Communication.

Embracing mobile and using effective memes, videos and GIFs are just a few ways to capture and keep your customers' attention.
Peter Gasca
How to Say 'No' the Right Way and, Yes, There Is a Right Way
Communication Strategies

How to Say 'No' the Right Way and, Yes, There Is a Right Way

Putting off your refusal or rejection too long may result in resentment or rage, on your part and your listener's.
Michael Mamas
Don't Embarrass Yourself Saying These 12 Commonly Misstated Phrases
Grammar

Don't Embarrass Yourself Saying These 12 Commonly Misstated Phrases

The easiest way to sound very smart is to not repeat the dumb things everybody else says all the time.
John Rampton
10 New Year's Resolutions to Make You a Better Communicator
Communications Strategies

10 New Year's Resolutions to Make You a Better Communicator

Have you considered how simply shutting up and listening could make you more effective?
Jayson DeMers
3 Quick Tips for Handling an Upset Customer
Customer Service

3 Quick Tips for Handling an Upset Customer

This advice will keep you cool in a conflict.
Christopher Hann
5 Steps to Handle Any Unforeseen Challenge
Problem Solving

5 Steps to Handle Any Unforeseen Challenge

Stay calm, stay focused on the big picture and keep everybody in the loop. Then nothing can devastate you.
Anna Johansson
3 Ways to Interact With Others That Will Make You More Charismatic
Control What You Can

3 Ways to Interact With Others That Will Make You More Charismatic

By harnessing and developing positive substitutes to these turn-off traits, anyone can add to their charm and interpersonal effectiveness.
Harrison Monarth