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To Improve at Speaking, Try Annotating Your Words With These 5 Symbols
Public Speaking

To Improve at Speaking, Try Annotating Your Words With These 5 Symbols

Preparing in advance can help you practice where to put the stress in your voice or add dramatic pauses.
Arthur Joseph
The SEAL Teams Don't Accept These 10 Phrases, and Neither Should You
Communications

The SEAL Teams Don't Accept These 10 Phrases, and Neither Should You

The cultures of business and the Navy may seem worlds apart, but that doesn't mean the latter can't inspire the workplace.
Jeff Boss
How to Pitch Your Brilliant Idea Without Making the People You Need Feel Stupid
Communication strategies

How to Pitch Your Brilliant Idea Without Making the People You Need Feel Stupid

When you need your boss or an investor to back your cutting-edge innovation, explain how it is useful in language they will understand.
John Boitnott
Why Businesses Are Accelerating Investment in Video Communications
Video

Why Businesses Are Accelerating Investment in Video Communications

The written word is still supreme but ubiquitous technology for making and receiving video is pushing companies to embrace the medium.
Vern Hanzlik
4 Tips on Managing Your Business Communications
Communications

4 Tips on Managing Your Business Communications

Communication is deeply intertwined in an organization's culture, which is why it's crucial to keep good communication practices at the center of your business, no matter what industry you're in.
Megan Ritter
Communication Pros Are Teaching Their Secrets to Small Business
Public Relations

Communication Pros Are Teaching Their Secrets to Small Business

Public relations firms are offering DIY courses in marketing to businesses that cannot otherwise afford their services.
Sarah Carrillo
10 Tips On Getting the Most Out of Business Meetings
Business Meetings

10 Tips On Getting the Most Out of Business Meetings

Ensure your business meetings aren't a complete waste of time by implementing these 10 tips.
Stan Popovich
The Jury Is Still Out on Texting for Professional Communication
Millennials

The Jury Is Still Out on Texting for Professional Communication

The youngest workers, who've come of age ordering take-out food with an app, seem unaware of the incomparable efficiency of a phone call.
Eddy Ricci
The 4 Signs That Anemic Communications Is Sapping Your Company's Vitality
Communications

The 4 Signs That Anemic Communications Is Sapping Your Company's Vitality

A silent drag on many organizations is employees who feel disconnected from company decision making and inhibited bringing problems to light.
Patrick Goodman
5 Habits of Healthy, Happy and Wise Entrepreneurs
Happiness

5 Habits of Healthy, Happy and Wise Entrepreneurs

It starts with changing your mindset, then following through with consistent action.
Matthew Toren
The 7 Habits of Seriously Effective Communication Pros
Communications

The 7 Habits of Seriously Effective Communication Pros

These folks, while sometimes underappreciated, forge the links and tell the stories.
Barbara Bates
How Long Before Your Customers Trust You? Two Years.
Trust

How Long Before Your Customers Trust You? Two Years.

Your ability to earn customer trust is what's going to separate you from the competition -- so don't slack.
Catherine Clifford
Forget the Elevator Pitch. Try Catchy Hallway Conversation Starters Instead.
Communications

Forget the Elevator Pitch. Try Catchy Hallway Conversation Starters Instead.

What's the most strategic way to casually market your idea to someone? Can it really be done in 30 seconds?
Jurgen Appelo
How to Effectively Communicate With Different Brain Types
Communication strategies

How to Effectively Communicate With Different Brain Types

Knowing the way your audience processes information can greatly help you structure your most important points.
Michael Cooper