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Don’t Be Distracted while Working at Home

Working virtually is our new normal. For some of us, this is nothing new, but now there is another level of distraction. A quick tip on limiting your distractions and staying on task. Learn more about effective communication skills with this free guide. 

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Learn Something New During COVID-19

Picking up something new helps your confidence soar. Use this time to learn something new. Continue to hone your leadership skills with these complimentary downloadable tips.  

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6 Things you Didn’t Know About Giving Performance Reviews

My phone rings off the hook this time of year. For many, it is performance review time. I know first-hand how much people love this process. How do I give John feedback, so he does something with it, rather than just nodding his head and ignoring me? Why is it that...

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Think You’re Not Biased? You’re Wrong!

While hiking in the foothills of Denver, when I see a ratted animal, I know to start walking faster, to head back home, and to pull my sweet dog closer to my side. I assume that the furry creature is not a friend. He may seem like he wants to play with my dog. Those...

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How to Give Feedback the RIGHT Way in 4 Easy Steps

Are you avoiding a tough conversation? In the past, I admit I thought avoidance was an effective tactic. I didn’t want to create conflict. How do you tell someone that he came across unprepared and no one was buying his ‘rubbish’? (I’m being nice.) I was a junior team...

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How to handle a colleague with low confidence

Katie couldn’t believe what she was hearing. Her business partner, Samantha, was taking credit for Katie’s work and self-promoting to senior executives. They had been a successful team for the last 6 years and had a good trusting relationship. On this Wednesday...

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14 Questions to Ask before You Say Yes

Madeline has spent the last 18 months working on a big client project. It has been a steep learning curve. She is gaining a more in-depth knowledge about the client and the industry. She feels good about mastering a new skill. She is having fun at times, and in the...

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