Communication

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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
Make More Happen

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
How to 'Win' an Argument Without Losing the Relationship
Relationship Building

How to 'Win' an Argument Without Losing the Relationship

Good relationships can overcome differences of opinion.
Michael Mamas
5 Ways to Prepare for the Season of Acquisitions
Mergers and Acquisitions

5 Ways to Prepare for the Season of Acquisitions

Acquisitions have led to a flurry of activity in the business world in the last year and the pace isn't letting up.
Ash Rust
3 Ways to Help Remote Employees Grow With Your Company
Remote Workers

3 Ways to Help Remote Employees Grow With Your Company

Your remote team needs to be engaged, focused and connected to help scale your business.
Chris Byers
Inspiring Leaders Know to Choose Their Words Carefully
Leadership Skills

Inspiring Leaders Know to Choose Their Words Carefully

Clear language and a sincere message will bring out the best in your employees.
Meghan M. Biro
The Marketing Step That You Can't Leave Out
Marketing Bootcamp

The Marketing Step That You Can't Leave Out

The key to a successful marketing campaign is simple: Follow up.
5 Myths About Job Flexibility We Should Eliminate Once and for All
Flexible Work Arrangements

5 Myths About Job Flexibility We Should Eliminate Once and for All

The myths behind why companies refuse to loosen the reins for employees' work schedules are being busted, and employees are ready for this productive change.
Heather R. Huhman