Communication

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4 Ways for Entrepreneurs to Cultivate Their Writing
Writing

4 Ways for Entrepreneurs to Cultivate Their Writing

Writing is a practice with powerful benefits, personally and professionally, if you don't confuse it with cranking out content.
Kimanzi Constable
4 Signs You Talk Too Much at the Office
Office Etiquette

4 Signs You Talk Too Much at the Office

Being the office blabbermouth isn't just annoying – it could hurt your career.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
How One Business Owner Gave Up Email for a Year
Time Management

How One Business Owner Gave Up Email for a Year

A funny thing happened when one woman gave up email. She found better ways to be productive.
Lisa Evans
4 Questions to Ask When Planning Effective Customer Messages
Customer Service

4 Questions to Ask When Planning Effective Customer Messages

When it comes to communicating with your customers, just a few minutes of planning will save you time, energy and possibly, trouble, later down the line.
Peter Gasca
Invite Serendipity With Strategy
Business Ideas

Invite Serendipity With Strategy

An entrepreneur suggests that strangers who extend an offer to meet over coffee should be sure to clarify a purpose.
Jurgen Appelo
Americans Rank This as the No. 1 Skill to Get Ahead in Life
Communication

Americans Rank This as the No. 1 Skill to Get Ahead in Life

The most important skill for children to get ahead in the world today isn't reading, math or science, according to a new survey.
Laura Entis
How to Make a Mistake at Work and Get Through it Quickly
The Grind

How to Make a Mistake at Work and Get Through it Quickly

You need to acknowledge mistakes, take ownership of them and then ask how you can move forward together as a team.
Karim Abouelnaga
The Do's and Don'ts of the Email CC
Esquire Guy

The Do's and Don'ts of the Email CC

Copying someone on an email can work against you. Here's what to avoid.
Ross McCammon
Email

5 Essential Elements of an Email That Respects People's Time

Leveraging the best communication elements can make email an incredibly valuable and useful tool in your entrepreneurial arsenal.
Peter Gasca
Google's Translate App to Offer Instant Speech-to-Text Translation on Mobile Phones
Communication

Google's Translate App to Offer Instant Speech-to-Text Translation on Mobile Phones

The update echoes similar efforts currently being spearheaded by Microsoft's Skype.
Geoff Weiss
For the First Time, an Emoji Has Been Named the Most Popular Word of the Year
News and trends

For the First Time, an Emoji Has Been Named the Most Popular Word of the Year

The heart emoji appears billions of times per day across blogs, Twitter, Facebook and major news outlets, according to a study by the Global Language Monitor, an Austin-based analytics firm.
Geoff Weiss
Why 'Grabbing' Coffee Has to Go
Esquire Guy

Why 'Grabbing' Coffee Has to Go

The Esquire Guy has had it with noncommittal meetings. So stop grabbing and start having.
Ross McCammon
Give the Gift of Your Presence
Entrepreneur Mindset

Give the Gift of Your Presence

An artisan-based business in a small town provides a great lessons that would benefit any entrepreneur.
John Brubaker