connection culture

Why We Connect

Peter DeMarco, a writer in Boston, lost his 34-year old wife, Laura Levis, following a severe asthma attack. Recently... Read More By March 3, 2017
Happier and More Successful

57 Easy Ways to Be Happier and More Successful

I've already posted most of the advice below but scattered among five or six posts. I thought it would be useful to ... Read More By January 11, 2017
Business Practices

Business Practices You Should Practice

And practice makes perfect! Here are some day-to-day practices that may seem like small details—but are important ... Read More By December 26, 2016
Protect Yourself From Burnout

The Surprising Way to Protect Yourself From Burnout

Amy has been under increasing stress. Her boss is pressuring her to significantly boost the productivity of the team ... Read More By November 23, 2016
Fostering Deep Connections

Fostering Deep Connections With the World’s Leading Professionals

How do you get VIPs and influencers to become active allies for your brand? Fostering Deep Connections Every ... Read More By November 17, 2016

3 Ways to Stop Yourself From Being Passive-Aggressive

When I walked into our small apartment-building gym at 7:30am Monday morning, there was a yoga mat and foam roller ... Read More By August 31, 2016

Who’s Got Your Back? 4 Keys to Building Trusting Work Relationships

If you've ever had a boss, colleague, or group of people in your life who've offered exceptional advice or shepherded ... Read More By August 19, 2016

Information Overload: Why Brevity is Becoming a Business Basic

Brevity is emerging as an essential new business basic. In the fast-paced, multi-tasking, attention-deficit workpla... Read More By August 10, 2016

The Path to Success: 8 Little Secrets to Getting Promoted

It's never too early to carve out your path to success. Start to think, act, and communicate like a leader to get ... Read More By August 5, 2016
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The Power of Words… Especially for Leaders

My husband and I play a word game that consists of figuring out the negative names and the positive names for ... Read More By July 25, 2016
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7 Comebacks to a Verbal Bully

The first step in more effectively standing up to verbal bullies is to know who they are ahead of time. It's not ... Read More By July 15, 2016

Want to Jump-Start Your Career? Get Good at These Two Things

A few weeks ago, I was standing in an airport security line that was moving much more slowly than the lines on either ... Read More By July 13, 2016