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6 Ways Organizations Can Nurture Their Leadership Pipeline

As organizations face accelerated disruption in a digital era, many are looking to leverage their most powerful resource to solve the problems of...

Tips for Writing in the Tech Industry

You speak tech. All day, you and your colleagues chatter in tech among yourselves in a language that sounds as impenetrable as Navajo to the rest of...

Top 4 Corporate Training Conferences to Attend in 2018

It’s never a waste of time or money to invest in yourself, no matter the source. True wealth begins inwards and emits its light outward into...

Five Narratives That Move Organizations

The next time you are scheduled to run a town hall meeting, get buy-in for a new idea, or simply give a status update, I suggest holding off on...

How to Focus on the Reader in Technical Writing

I get it: sometimes you need to write messages that contain a lot of technical detail. Here are some tips to make them more readable. Are you a...

These 2 Communication Skills Will Transform Your Organization in 2018

We may live in a digital world, but soft skills like communication, problem solving, collaboration, and empathy are becoming more valued than...

5 Ways to Reach Out to a Virtual Colleague

What can you do to reach out and connect with your virtual team member, direct report, or manager? When Belle Halpern and Kathy Lubar founded Ariel...

An Unusually Good (If Not Perfect) Leadership Writing Example

“Leadership is fundamentally a relationship, and an apology, when it's warranted, is an investment in the future of the relationship—whether it's...

The Leader as Host: Three Key Practices to Optimize Your Meetings

I noticed in my colleague an attitude of service and attention that remained for the full hour. There was a sense of curiosity and respect that...

Tips for a Better Phone Presence

These days, many of us work globally with teams split up across continents and time zones. More often than not, important conversations take place...

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