Leadership Development

Seize and grow from your best moments

October 13, 2021
Certain life moments can teach us important lessons… if we pay attention. But how do we process these moments in our minds, and how do we remember them?

At work, you’re a performer. Embrace it

October 13, 2021
Michael Port is a business owner and professional speaker, but his first career was as a classically trained actor. “To paraphrase the legendary acting teacher Lee Strasberg,” writes Port, “an actor’s work is about the ability to consistently create reality and to express that reality. And that is in large part the way that life works for all of us.”

Leadership Tips: Vol. 1121

October 13, 2021
Frustrated by your own errors out of the gate and kicking yourself for not being good faster? … Share your wisdom, O sage one!

Fend off manipulation from others

October 13, 2021
3 strategies to fight victimization.

A great actor’s communication awakening

October 13, 2021
Alan Alda is fascinated with human communication—especially since a scary watershed moment at a dentist’s office, where a miscommunication left his face with a permanent alteration.

How to speed-read

October 6, 2021
Did you ever actually finish “reading” a book if you were unable to digest its main points and summarize them accordingly? Here are practical tips on how to quickly skim a book while unearthing its most essential information.

Master your digital body language

October 6, 2021
Erica Dhawan, author of Digital Body Language, identifies many ways in which digital communication is different from traditional body language so you can more effectively convey your message in the digital realm.

Give yourself permission to quit

September 8, 2021
We know that quitting is bad. We’ve been conditioned from an early age. Entrepreneur and author Adam Kirk Smith has some different ideas about quitting, and he suggests that we rethink our automatic and widely negative reactions to the concept.

Yes, you can create more time

September 8, 2021
If we can’t create time from scratch, and it’s continuously being subtracted from us, how can we ever hope to have more if it? The answer is simple, but requires some basic knowledge of arithmetic.

Protect your instincts from attack

September 8, 2021
Your intuition is an important ally. But it can be difficult to trust it in our professional lives, where logic and reason often elbow to the front.