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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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When the Truth is Your Only Chance

  A few months ago, Paul Franco* took a job working part-time for a company in the healthcare industry. At the ... Read More By January 21, 2014
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Planning is About Preparing for the Future, Not Predicting It

Imagine that you're standing in the middle of an intersection with cars coming at you from every direction. It's ... Read More By January 14, 2014
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The Unexpected Antidote to Procrastination

A recent early morning hike in Malibu, California, led me to a beach, where I sat on a rock and watched surfers. I ... Read More By January 7, 2014