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Harrison Monarth

Harrison Monarth

Guest Writer / Executive Coach, New York Times bestselling Author, Leadership Development Consultant

Harrison Monarth is an executive coach, leadership consultant and the New York Times bestselling author of The Confident Speaker, and the business bestseller Executive Presence. Monarth coaches entrepreneurs and corporate executives from the Fortune 500 on positive behavior change, authentic leadership and effective communication, including making pitches that win multi-million dollar contracts. His latest books are 360 Degrees of Influence and Breakthrough Communication. You can find him at gurumaker.com.

Habits

Why Unusual Habits Can Be Vital to Your Success

Our cause-and-effect rituals, recognized as such and nurtured, can turn into quasi-religious habits that become the rails on which success arrives, time after time.
Personal Improvement

5 Simple Resolutions That Will Make You Smarter, Happier and More Confident

Focus on adding specific elements to your life that will not only bring you positive and lasting results, but are also enjoyable in and of themselves.
Take It From The Pros

Act Like a Leader: Help Others Succeed. Build Strategic Alliances. Know Yourself.

These tried-and-true practices can put you on a short list of performers who have the edge in the leadership race.
Communication Strategies

Layoffs or 'Downsizing'? 4 Tips for Speaking Strategically.

In virtually every aspect of our lives, we create meaning with the use of selective wording, framing and spin.
Run a Better Business

Develop These 7 Skills to Become a More Influential Person

Each one of us has our own skills and talents, and we too can develop them and propel ourselves into positions of influence.
Take It From The Pros

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.
Emotions

4 Strategies to Regulate Your Emotions in Stressful Situations

How we handle our emotions in these fraught situations sends powerful clues about how we manage the pressures of leadership.
Take It From The Pros

5 Steps to Fix Your Personal Brand When Insults Stick

How do you redirect public perceptions when criticisms stick, especially if these labels are based in reality?
Take It From The Pros

7 Tips to Make Sure Your LinkedIn Picture Is Helping, Not Hurting, Your Prospects

Your photo on the professional network says a lot more about you than you think.
Take It From The Pros

5 Steps to Boost the Skills That Will Help You Better Connect With People

The skills that encompass emotional intelligence are essential in making leaders, followers and organizations successful.
Take It From The Pros

4 Blunders That Can Damage Your Executive Presence

Whether you're leading a team or climbing the corporate ladder, prepare yourself so you don't make these mistakes.
Take It From The Pros

Good Leaders Persuade. They Don't Manipulate.

Manipulators are heard, but persuaders are believed because they are trusted, which results in a win-win.
Pitching Investors

How to Make Time Work for You When Pitching for Funds

The hour of the day, minutes in a slide and when your idea will pay off will determine whether you'll see any money.