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6 Rules For Effective Feedback
Feedback

6 Rules For Effective Feedback

It is not whether it's positive or negative that determines its quality, it's how it's delivered. Wanna help? Do it this way.
Phil La Duke
3 Moments Where President Obama Earned the Title of Great Communicator
Make More Happen

3 Moments Where President Obama Earned the Title of Great Communicator

Pay attention, entrepreneurs: These are great learning opportunities.
Ahmad Raza
4 Tips for Handling a Delta-Sized Customer Experience Debacle
Public Relations

4 Tips for Handling a Delta-Sized Customer Experience Debacle

Learn from Delta's crisis communications strategy.
Your Hashtag and Your Brand Go Hand in Hand
Marketing Bootcamp

Your Hashtag and Your Brand Go Hand in Hand

Social media campaigns fail all the time. The culprit? Hashtags are too often just an afterthought.
Ray Hennessey
Millennials Are Just Like You Were 20 Years Ago
Millennials

Millennials Are Just Like You Were 20 Years Ago

Companies are far better off adapting to the reasonable expectations younger workers have about technology and communication practices.
Natalie Lambert
A Eulogy for Meetings
Business Meetings

A Eulogy for Meetings

Mourn not the passing of your business's biggest time waster and productivity serial killer. Instead, calculate a dollar cost before ever scheduling another meeting, using this simple process.
Phil La Duke
Your Team Can't See the Big Picture if Your Don't Show Them
Company Culture

Your Team Can't See the Big Picture if Your Don't Show Them

Every job comes with a pay check, so if you aren't giving your employees a sense of purpose, why is working for you better?
William Bauer
An Introvert's Guide to Communicating With Results
Communication Strategies

An Introvert's Guide to Communicating With Results

The conventional wisdom that you need to be an extrovert to succeed is contradicted by recent research.
Caren Merrick
Social Media's Vital Role in Communication
Social Media

Social Media's Vital Role in Communication

Carolyn Grisko, president and CEO of marketing agency Grisko, talks about the huge role social media plays in communication today.
7 Ways Body Language Speaks Louder Than Words
Body Language

7 Ways Body Language Speaks Louder Than Words

Even when people hear your words they are watching what you say.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Strategically Discussing Strategy
Leadership Skills

Strategically Discussing Strategy

Be truly strategic and limit your use of the word to the cases where it means something.
Alex Slater
Bad Email Grammar Ain't Good for Getting You a Job or a Date
Grammar

Bad Email Grammar Ain't Good for Getting You a Job or a Date

Whether it is the cover letter for your resume or your profile on a dating site, people are judging how you wrote it before they consider what you said.
John Boitnott
The 7 Things You Need to Know to Text With Good Etiquette
Texting

The 7 Things You Need to Know to Text With Good Etiquette

The venerable phone call has been supplanted by text messaging, which has introduced many new ways to be rude without meaning to.
Jacqueline Whitmore
Use These 10 Words in Conversation to Get What You Want
Communications

Use These 10 Words in Conversation to Get What You Want

'Because.' 'Thanks.' 'We': These are the words that will open your listener to you and give you power.
Jayson DeMers