The Happy Secret to Better Work

Well, things are looking up: We have an economy in recovery: housing starts are up, the price of used homes in the greater Phoenix area recently rose 20%, foreclosures have slowed, and U.S. mortgage applications rose for the third week in a row. Now that we have a Republican Presidential nominee, all the backstabbing comments…

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Communication Through The Ages: Pictograms, Heliographs and…Twitter? [Infographic]

We talk a lot about communication on this blog. We advise you on what to do about mismatches in communication styles,  how to communicate with difficult people, and we provide shortcuts to better communication. We’ll even tell you why your communication stinks. But we don’t specialize in communication channels, or the history behind them. Perhaps that’s why this…

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Creating a Killer Personal Brand

Editor’s note: today’s guest post comes from Lisa H. Wright, who regularly blogs at Getting to Zen.  Back in the day, personal branding was simply called “reputation.”  In business, marketing, and entertainment, having a great reputation was one of your most valuable assets. And it still is. But a few things have changed since then. Our Global…

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