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Getting the Chatty Cathy to Cut to the Chase

One of the things I teach is how to control conversations. Specifically, how to keep conversations focused and productive, while still communicating in such a way that builds rapport and relationships.
How to Avoid the Number One Grammar Gaffe that Robs You of Credibility
I was behind a truck recently that had a flashy LCD border around the license plate. LCD license plate borders are designed for users to type in their own message. Here’s what this user typed on his border.
Beware the Fatal Temptations of Leadership at the Highest Levels
Smart leaders know that leadership is about responsibility, not power. You have a responsibility to avoid the fatal temptations of leadership, but that means recognizing them before you succumb to them.
Challenge Yourself to Find New Ideas
You’ve got to produce something fresh, new, and creative—and nothing is coming. Creativity can be difficult sometimes, but here are some ideas for sparking your imagination and keeping it alive: