Public Speaking Mistakes

9 Public Speaking Mistakes That Irk an Audience

Three speakers bombed yesterday: one via webinar, one via teleconference, and the other live on stage in front of 300 audience members. None of them...

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9 Ways to Get People to Take Action and Meet Deadlines in Your Emails

Commonly heard among coworkers: “They never got back to me.” “I guess I’m going to have to send a reminder.” “The responses are slow...

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conversation communication

Are You a Great Conversationalist—Or a Great Communicator?

The difference can be dramatic. Various dictionaries define a conversationalist as someone who “enjoys talking,” “likes interacting with...

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communication mistakes

5 Deadly Communication Mistakes That Kill Team Spirit

(Forbes first published my article here.) Many teams exist in name only. Their “spirit” is ghosting. Members may be assigned to the same...

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money communication

3 Things Executives Should Communicate to Managers About Money

Guest Post By Tim Alba Mum should not be the word when it comes to money in the marketplace. Yet all too often, you get an assignment, the goal,...

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personality clash

How To Work With People You Don’t Like

(Forbes first published my article here.) Being locked into a leadership role or project with a person who rubs you the wrong way produces...

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