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8 Buzzwords to Blacklist in Your Workplace
Communications

8 Buzzwords to Blacklist in Your Workplace

Not only are phrases like these overused and misused, they often communicate very little or nothing.
Thomas Smale
5 Ways to Be a More Effective People Person
Communications

5 Ways to Be a More Effective People Person

Want your social butterfly to soar? Try these tips.
Jeff Boss
Hire Professional Moderators So Your Event Panels Don't Suck
Events

Hire Professional Moderators So Your Event Panels Don't Suck

While a lot of attention is given to finding keynote speakers and other event details, panels often end up being an afterthought. This is where a professional moderator can help.
Carol Roth
7 Bad Speaking Habits to Break Immediately (Infographic)
Habits

7 Bad Speaking Habits to Break Immediately (Infographic)

Even your best ideas mean nothing if no one listens to you.
Misused Words That Make Smart People Look Dumb
Communications

Misused Words That Make Smart People Look Dumb

It's the words that we think we're using correctly that wreak the most havoc.
Travis Bradberry
Why You Should Choose Your Words Wisely
Communications

Why You Should Choose Your Words Wisely

The words you think, the words you write, the words you sing, the words you dream all come together to write the story of your life -- and how others perceive you.
Lewis Howes
Are You Hiding Behind Squishy Words? Stop.
Buzzwords

Are You Hiding Behind Squishy Words? Stop.

The words we use to describe the work we do should connote both promise and obligation.
Ross McCammon
Don't Talk to Your Audience, Talk With Them
Public Speaking

Don't Talk to Your Audience, Talk With Them

Our conversation with an audience is not a monologue; it's a dialogue.
Myisha Cherry
12 Dated Expressions That Deserve a Comeback
Communication Strategies

12 Dated Expressions That Deserve a Comeback

Do you use the same words or phrases over and over? Freshen up your vocabulary with these gems from the past.
Kristin Piombino
How to Talk Your Way to More Opportunities
Communication Strategies

How to Talk Your Way to More Opportunities

While how you say something is important, what you say can still be the difference between success and anything else short of that.
Thomas Edwards
These Words Can Hurt Your Credibility Without You Even Realizing It
Communication Strategies

These Words Can Hurt Your Credibility Without You Even Realizing It

Most people don't realize how they sound to others.
Entrepreneurs Must Always Have Answers for These 5 Questions
Personal Branding

Entrepreneurs Must Always Have Answers for These 5 Questions

A leader can always articulate a vision and comment on current events.
Chuck Cohn
3 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Find Paid Public Speaking Engagements
Public Speaking

3 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Find Paid Public Speaking Engagements

Many organizations and businesses have budgets for speakers. Finding them and connecting is just like hustling for any other opportunity.
Kimanzi Constable
7 Powerful Public Speaking Tips From One of the Most-Watched TED Talks Speakers
Public Speaking

7 Powerful Public Speaking Tips From One of the Most-Watched TED Talks Speakers

Simon Sinek delivered TED Talks' third most-watched presentation ever. Here are his top secrets for capturing, captivating and connecting with your audience.
Kim Lachance Shandrow