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Deconstructing Constructive Feedback

Occasionally, we all need to  give constructive feedback to others.  The problem is that many times the feedback is given poorly and the other person feels attacked or they want to run and hide.  This is the “fight or flight…

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Eight Tips to Jump Start Your Success

College campuses are holding graduation ceremonies all over the country.   It’s an exciting time for students as they search for employment and start a career, and one of the most important things they can do is start out on the right…

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Employees: The Competitive Advantage

I was recently having a discussion with a friend of mine, where he mentioned that he would love to work for Google. Upon asking why, I was simply pointed to an online article published by CNNMoney, “100 Best Companies to…

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Five Steps to Fearless Public Speaking

Most people admit they would rather do just about anything other than get up and speak in front of a group.  However, presentation skills are important and letting these feelings get in the way of speaking in public can hinder your career. …

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The Best Offense is a Great Defense

For those of us who are basketball fans, we are entering the most exciting time of the season.  In high school sports, boys and girls are heading into their sectional tournaments, sometimes known the “the second season,” with hopes of a long tournament…

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Hit a Home Run with Your Contingency Plan

I love the month of February, because it means Spring Training is just around the corner!   Since I am an avid Chicago Cubs fan, the only way I can possibly feel any sort of victory by season’s end is by…

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Building Your Winning Team

Did you watch the Super Bowl this past weekend?  Even if you aren’t a pro football fan, I’m sure you will agree that both the Patriots and Giants have definitely been successful at building a winning team with the help of good…

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