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Why a Phone Call Is Better Than an Email (Usually)
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Why a Phone Call Is Better Than an Email (Usually)

Our obsession with e-mail ignores a crucial truth about human beings: that we have evolved as listeners, not as readers.
Ross McCammon
The Esquire Guy on Handling Tears at Work
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The Esquire Guy on Handling Tears at Work

The workplace can be an emotional place.
Ross McCammon
The Esquire Guy on the Right Way to Miss a Deadline
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The Esquire Guy on the Right Way to Miss a Deadline

Start by disclosing your failure as soon as you know you've failed.
Ross McCammon
The Esquire Guy: Stop Using Your Phones During Meetings
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The Esquire Guy: Stop Using Your Phones During Meetings

It's a vulgar, panicky and needy habit.
Ross McCammon
The Esquire Guy on the Problem With Passion
Leadership

The Esquire Guy on the Problem With Passion

Sometimes enthusiasm is overrated.
Ross McCammon
The Esquire Guy Breaks Down the Politics of Favors
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The Esquire Guy Breaks Down the Politics of Favors

There are some many unspoken issues that the process can feel smarmy, so it's important to get a few things on the table.
Ross McCammon
The Esquire Guy on Fraternizing With the Competition
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The Esquire Guy on Fraternizing With the Competition

Relax, be generous and don't look like you're trying to take control.
Ross McCammon
The Esquire Guy on Handling a PR Crisis With Style
PR

The Esquire Guy on Handling a PR Crisis With Style

Effective damage control all comes down to the tone.
Ross McCammon
The Esquire Guy on the Proper Way to Energize a Meeting
Leadership

The Esquire Guy on the Proper Way to Energize a Meeting

Too much energy, and you come off as a SpongeBob-like freak. Not enough, and you come off as a Squidward-like bore.
Ross McCammon
The Esquire Guy on Dealing With Difficult People
Entrepreneurs

The Esquire Guy on Dealing With Difficult People

The Esquire Guy helps you deal with people you just ... can't ... stand
Ross McCammon
The Esquire Guy's Guide to Asking for Advice
Entrepreneurs

The Esquire Guy's Guide to Asking for Advice

Best practices for picking your mentor's brain.
Ross McCammon
The Esquire Guy on Not Losing Your Cool
Growth Strategies

The Esquire Guy on Not Losing Your Cool

Before you freak out, calm down and ask yourself a few questions.
How to Nail an Introduction
Growth Strategies

How to Nail an Introduction

The introduction is more than a pleasantry--it's often a prelude to something more meaningful.
Ross McCammon