Communication - Page: 22

6 Types of People Who Are Really Hard to Talk To

Some people make conversation feel like a form of torture. Here's how to handle even the most difficult personality types.

Jacqueline Whitmore

· 4 min read

Stop Having the Same Conversation Again and Again

We show you how to break the bad communication habits that drive you (and your staff) crazy.

Judith E. Glaser

· 5 min read

3 Situations When You Should Shut Your Mouth

While entrepreneurs could babble on and on about their endeavor and how much they accomplished, sometimes it pays to just listen to others.

Matthew Toren

· 4 min read

When Managing Difficult Employees, Take the Long View

Managing the star staffer who goes too far doesn't have to be a headache.

Mark Feffer

· 4 min read

Why Dumbing Down Your Message Isn't Dumb

Often executives think its impressive to spew out jargon, technical words and high-level chatter. But often, people miss the point and the message.

Andy Craig and Dave Yewman

· 3 min read

How to Make It as a Freelance Entrepreneur

For entrepreneurs wanting to go down the freelance route, here are five tools and tips to build a successful career.

Jon Salm

· 4 min read

Read This Before Your Next Hard Conversation

Great communication requires courage to say what needs to be said. We outline the strategies for the tough talks you want to avoid.

Judith E. Glaser

· 4 min read

The 7 Worst Speaking Mistakes Professionals Make

How we speak -- tone, pitch and volume -- can go a long way in effectively communicating your startup's message.

Alison Griswold

· 5 min read

New Year's Resolutions from 10 Young Entrepreneurs

From being a better communicator, checking the phone less, to celebrating success, here's what these leaders want to focus on in 2014.

Make the Most of Post-Holiday Sales

Prep your staff for after-holiday traffic by avoiding these 4 common mistakes.

Wensdy Von Buskirk

· 3 min read

Have 1,000 Followers? You're in the 96th Percentile of Twitter Users.

A data journalist's deep dive into the Twitterverse revealed that the median Twitter account has just one follower.

Nina Zipkin

· 2 min read

To Boost Innovation, Reboot Your Conversations

Your staffers have great ideas to improve your company that they aren't sharing with you. Tweak how you communicate to ensure the trust and collaboration needed for innovation.

Judith E. Glaser

· 4 min read