Communication

  • Workplace Conflict Hindering Your Progress? 5 Ways to Remedy It

    When there’s an evident conflict in the workplace, it’s probable that it’s getting in the way of your work. Not to mention the effects it’ll have on the atmosphere as well as upon your fellow colleagues. With six out of ten people experiencing or witnessing bullying in the workplace, it’s definitely safe to say you […]

  • The 7 Main Reasons People Don’t Travel and Arguments Against Them

    The 7 Main Reasons People Don’t Travel and Arguments Against Them

    People have several excuses to rationalize why they don’t travel. Most of the reasons people give for not traveling are minor and can be refuted by using simple facts. The reality is that if the person really wanted to travel, they would find a way to. If you’ve always wanted to see the world, now […]

  • 11 Steps to Having More Meaningful Conversations

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    Conversation takes up a huge proportion of our direct interaction with people. It’s vital for connecting with others, forming relationships and sending and receiving cultural and professional information. Yet do any of us really think about how we actually perform this common action? Sure, many of us might feel we are too quiet on some […]

  • 5 Reasons Why Writers Should Read Fiction

    5 Reasons Why Writers Should Read Fiction

    I’m one of those people who want immediate results and measurable growth from every book I choose to invest my time and resources. My shelves are full of non-fiction literature. It helps me gain a better understanding of writing, leadership, history, theology and marketing. I used to read fiction just for entertainment. Now I understand […]

  • Do These Things to Build Your Professional Network in 10 Days

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    If we want to achieve more in life and business, we need to invest all the time. We do it with our attention, as we pay it to the right areas and activities, thus taking more focused action in the right direction. We do it with our time – we dedicate it to what matters […]

  • Why It’s So Difficult to Ask for Help, and 8 Ways to Do It Better

    Why It’s So Difficult to Ask for Help, and 8 Ways to Do It Better

    Most people think it’s weak to ask for help. They prefer to do things on their own, even if they don’t have the expertise or necessary information to do it right. This behavior might start in childhood, and you might be showing the same signs as an adult. Refusing to ask for help at school, […]

  • Saying ‘No’ at Work: Why, When and How to Do It Nicely

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    If you ask a successful legacy employee for career advice, it’s likely they will come out with some variation of the old adage: “Know when to say no.” It’s spectacular advice, but easier said than done. Most people want to say yes to projects at work. To prove that we can do any job that […]

  • How to Be Good at Networking and Form Solid Business Relationships

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    The concept of networking has been abuzz for years. With many who claim to be part of one try to gather as much people to join them or are promoting the idea of one in various platforms and streams. For many people, the word “networking” has given off a disagreeable, negative image of shady people […]

  • 6 Ideas for How to Write a Wow Speech for Presentation

    6 Ideas for How to Write a Wow Speech for Presentation

    You have been given the nerve-racking task of writing a speech. Like it or not all college students must encounter this at least once in their college careers. Many students shy away from speech writing while others seem to thrive in front of their large audience of peers. One of the most important things to […]