Communication

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Does a College Degree Still Matter?
Education

Does a College Degree Still Matter?

A diploma is still an employer's best assurance a candidate possess the skills needed to help run a company.
Chidike Samuelson
10 Tips to Negotiate Like a Boss
Negotiating

10 Tips to Negotiate Like a Boss

Learn the secrets, and close the deal.
Sean Kelly
Your Secrets Are Killing Your Teams' Productivity
Transparency

Your Secrets Are Killing Your Teams' Productivity

The transparency this new generation of employees demands motivates them to greater accomplishment and commitment. That is what you want, right?
Why Lifelong Learning Drives This Leader
Success Stories

Why Lifelong Learning Drives This Leader

Discover how a childhood passion shaped this entrepreneur's core values.
A Delicate But Necessary Task of Opening Pandora's Box
Communication Strategies

A Delicate But Necessary Task of Opening Pandora's Box

Hidden secrets, judgments and resentments can eat away at your business.
Michael Mamas
A 3-Step Startup Guide to Connecting With Consumers
Communication Strategies

A 3-Step Startup Guide to Connecting With Consumers

Improve customer relationship and your brand's relationship with them by using these three tips.
Nathan Chan
How Successful Leaders Communicate With Their Teams
Communication Strategies

How Successful Leaders Communicate With Their Teams

Choosing your medium -- text or in-person? -- and keeping your message decisive and focused are just two of the key strategies.
Larry Alton
I Had a Conversation With a Robot, and It Taught Me Something About Humanity
Robots

I Had a Conversation With a Robot, and It Taught Me Something About Humanity

An executive at the company that created Pepper assured me that it (she?) won't steal our jobs.
Nina Zipkin
Panasonic's Multilingual Megaphone Translates as You Speak
Technology

Panasonic's Multilingual Megaphone Translates as You Speak

Simply speak into the microphone and the device takes care of the rest.
Before Offering Feedback Consider If You're Trying to Teach a Pig to Sing
peer feedback

Before Offering Feedback Consider If You're Trying to Teach a Pig to Sing

Feedback -- giving it, ducking it, getting it, ignoring it -- can be a dicey situation. Ask yourself these questions before going there.
Phil La Duke
This Question Will Help Your Friendships Survive Past the Election
Communication

This Question Will Help Your Friendships Survive Past the Election

Stop assuming you're entirely right and start trying to understand the people you believe are entirely wrong.
Tasha Eurich
Scope Creep, the Killer of Projects
Project Management

Scope Creep, the Killer of Projects

When a customer's requests for add-ons and changes puts a project manager in an invidious position, scope creep has crept in.
Phil La Duke
Answering This Question Will Tell You How to Increase Your Influence
Persuasion

Answering This Question Will Tell You How to Increase Your Influence

Instead of robotically working through your pitch, lesson to determine what you have to offer that solves the client's problem.
Sharí Alexander