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- Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:30:13 +0000: 5 Common Writing Mistakes to Watch Out For - Schools
by Barbara McNichol What can professional editors tell you about improving your business writing? Consider these five mistakes every conscientious administrator should watch out for as you craft and revise your messages (especially your emails and marketing copy). Mistake #1: Addressing readers as readers (plural) rather than a single key person whose interest you want…
- Wed, 15 Nov 2017 17:06:57 +0000: Post Status Interview - Home Office
In the lead-up to WordCamp US we're in right now I chatted with Brian Krogsgard at Post Status in an hour podcast and we spoke about the core releases this year, Gutenberg, React, WooCommerce, and WordPress.org. On the 29th I'll be talking to WP Tavern, so tune in then as well.
- Tue, 14 Nov 2017 11:39:17 +0000: The 4 Powerful Conversations that Will Improve Your Leadership - Schools
Everyone I know in leadership has more to do then they have hours in the day. But even with the top leaders I coach, there’s a common mistake they make when they’re pressed for time—most are concentrating on tasks instead of leading. It’s understandable that when you have too much to do, you do what […]
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- Sat, 11 Nov 2017 05:01:05 +0000: Product and Process - Home Office
When I look back over the last 25 years, in some ways what seems most precious is not what we have made but how we have made it and what we have learned as a consequence of that. I always think that there are two products at the end of a programme; there is the … Continue reading Product and Process →
- Thu, 09 Nov 2017 09:27:11 +0000: 7 Tips for Executive Assistants Who Want To Be More Assertive - Schools
Do you want to be more assertive? Learning how to tactfully voice your opinions and assert your needs as an executive assistant is important. Many assistants have crossed the line from assertive to aggressive. So what is the difference between assertive and aggressive? Isn’t being aggressive good? Many people confuse assertive and aggressive behavior. This…
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- Tue, 07 Nov 2017 12:10:26 +0000: Why Your Emerging Leaders Need Coaching - Schools
Recently I gave a keynote at a company, and while I was there I overheard one of the senior leadership team members say he didn’t believe in coaching and that nurturing emerging leaders isn’t important to leadership development. My first reaction was to ask myself, “What am I doing here?” The second, which followed closely, […]
- Mon, 06 Nov 2017 19:26:09 +0000: 7 Tips for Coming Down the Home Stretch - Schools
Welcome to November—the 11th month of 2017! With just less than two months to go, how are you going to wrap them up? Are you going to fizzle out as the weeks pass or are you going out with a bang? Do you feel like you are running out of steam or taking one big,…
- Fri, 03 Nov 2017 19:58:43 +0000: Magic Trick to Cut Down on Wordiness - Schools
Want a Magic Trick to Cut Down on Wordiness? by Barbara McNichol Ever wonder how to make your sentences less verbose and more direct? Here’s a trick that works like magic: Change long nouns to short verbs. Consider the differences in these three examples from a nonfiction manuscript I edited: “They remain in contradiction with…
- Fri, 03 Nov 2017 12:43:32 +0000: The Secret to Becoming A Great Speaker and Author - Schools
Summary What is the secret to impacting audiences through writing and speaking? Is it confidence? Charisma? Eloquence? The answer may surprise you. Today’s guest reveals counter-intuitive wisdom, gained from decades of leadership, on how to impact your audience whether you are writing or speaking. Lolly Daskal is one of the most sought-after executive leadership coaches […]
- Thu, 02 Nov 2017 05:50:47 +0000: New Backpack: Aer Fit Pack - Home Office
As an interim update to my 2017 gear post, I'd like to strongly endorse the Aer Fit Pack 2 as my new primary backpack, replacing the Lululemon bag I suggested before. It has better material, much better zippers, a logical design, more pocket distribution inside, and it's cheaper! I put this bag and its predecessor through … Continue reading New Backpack: Aer Fit Pack →