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Here’s a Simple Formula for Finding Your Career Sweet Spot

One theme that's been running through many of my conversations with clients lately is the adult version of "what do I ... Read More By May 21, 2014

Say Good Bye to Your Mind Clutter

In this video, I talk about the most important time-management skill you can develop: focus. There will always be ... Read More By May 14, 2014
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Stop the Busywork!: 7 Ways You Can Do More Great Work

Imagine everything you do could fall into one of three buckets: Bad Work Good Work Great Work I'm not ... Read More By April 8, 2014

The 5 Most Misunderstood Issues About Building a Successful Career

Several months ago, I was invited by the leaders at CredSpark.com to develop a new expert “challenge” (a ... Read More By March 31, 2014

Achieving a State of Flow at Work

Do you ever feel like your mind is a million miles away? You can watch someone in a meeting who is "somewhere ... Read More By March 24, 2014

Unleash the Genius in You

A friend once told me I was a genius. When I demurred, he added, "Genius is about seeing patterns where others see only ... Read More By March 14, 2014

The Best Way to Defuse Your Stress

I knew that I probably shouldn't send the email I had just written. I wrote it in anger and frustration, and we all ... Read More By March 11, 2014

How to Look Like a Workaholic in a 40-Hour Workweek

In a perfect world, we would be judged solely on our results, regardless of what others thought about how or when we ... Read More By March 10, 2014

Make Time for Vacation

Ready for some fun? Time to take a vacation? For some Americans, that might be difficult. The World Tourism Organizat... Read More By March 3, 2014

Courageous Leaders Don’t Make Excuses…They Apologize

  I've been thinking about the power of apology lately.  I've been noticing that the people for whom I have ... Read More By February 27, 2014

Presto Change-O

I've decided that one key skill for surviving and thriving in this century is the ability to turn on a dime. That is, ... Read More By February 11, 2014

10 Simple and Powerful Body Language Tips for 2015

Since writing The Silent Language of Leaders three years ago, and The Nonverbal Advantage a couple of years before ... Read More By January 28, 2014