How To Say “No” And Have It Heard

Connector Tip # 47 (yes that’s a random number): Don’t just say “no” (or “yes”) Saying no can be tough. We feel guilty or unhelpful or a myriad of other nonhelpful emotions that have us

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A Curation of Content From My Dog

Connections drive results. Yes, it is that simple.  Everything you do is elevated by human connection. Even your ideas are seen as more credible and trusted when you are liked by

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Do You Have A Success File?

Do you keep a success file? If not, start now! A success file can be physical or electronic. It is basically a compilation of all your accomplishments and the kudos

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How Do You Know You’re An Expert?

Ever had your name on a “list”? Some lists you really don’t want your name on, like the ‘no fly’ list. But others can tell people something about you and

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14 Tips for Leading Effective Meetings

How do you lead an effective meeting? When Forbes reached out to me asking for a tip on this topic I thought, “Just one!?” ​​​​​​​In my head I started thinking

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Got A Question?

I loved school. I am so glad I passed that on to my kids. They, like me, love learning. I always felt proud when I knew something. It gave me

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Do You Have A “Summer Slow Down”?

Summer is meant to be a time of relaxing, slowing down, and enjoying some well-deserved rest. Yet oftentimes we end up pushing off the relaxation, the things we want to do but

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Do Companies Forget About The Working Dads?

The world is changing and slowly but surely, companies are following suit. I love hearing about all the new programs that enable working moms to both work and be a new

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Do You Inspire Kindness?

It’s an interesting question, isn’t it? Do you inspire kindness?  I was at the supermarket yesterday and feeling a bit impatient with the ridiculously slow woman before me in the checkout

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