Different Viewpoint

How to Get Cocky Leaders to Consider a Different Viewpoint

Seriously, play along with me for a moment. Try these two brainteasers for yourself before reading ahead for the answers—and the point: ...

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positive communication

Turn Negative, Depressing Conversations To Positive Communication

(Forbes first published my article here.) Everywhere you turn these last few weeks, you hear bad news and sad stories about the Coronavirus and...

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moderate meetings

How to Moderate Meetings Without Mayhem—Virtual or Physical

Moderators for several of the 2020 Democratic presidential debates have received harsh criticism—most notably the CBS moderators, who at times...

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Work From Home Communication

Keeping Your Communication Professional As You Work From Home

The national crisis surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic has sent many employees home to work remotely. Unlike those who already work from home...

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Top 10 Tips to Increase Your Executive Presence and Expand Your Influence

Executive presence opens doors to the executive suite. That’s why we so often hear that you need it to get the job, win a promotion, close a deal,...

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business writing

Why People Get Business Writing Wrong—And What To Do About It

(Forbes first published my article here.) When I mentioned business writing several years ago to a manager, he made a rather odd comment: “Our...

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