If Kids Behaved Like Most Politicians, They Would Be Put in a Time Out

The conflict over the timing of President Obama’s jobs speech to Congress a few days ago – also known as “ScheduleGate” “SpeechGate” or “DebateGate” depending on the media source –

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What Puts You On The Edge?

What puts you on edge?  You know that ‘everything is annoying me right now feeling’? When you are on edge you tend to get snippy and your tone tends to

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People Do Business With People They Like

My friend Sarah reached out to me to tell me she’d discovered her daughter was bunking at camp with the daughter of a man she’d been trying to get as

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Do You Like Yourself Enough To Land Your Dream Job?

I have coached many people over the years who are trying to figure out what they want to do with their lives.  If you are lucky enough to have figured

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What Is Your Email Energy?

Let’s talk about one of the biggest problems that people overlook with email communication – the lack of energy.  Your energy is derived from your personality and your mood in

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Relationship Networking – Do It Your Way

 I’ve met many people who think networking is a chore – that it’s just something they have to do in order to be successful and make the “right” connections.   Other’s

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You Never Know Who Is Standing Next To You

A few years ago I was riding the subway during a rainy rush hour. We were packed in like sardines, and I was holding onto the bar next to me

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Communication: You’re Always Doing’ It

It is the nuances of a communication that make the difference; the words, the tone, the body language. And here’s the rub, no matter what – you are always communicating.

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Recovering From A Bad Reaction

The bus was late this morning.  My two little boys (4 and 5 years old) waited patiently with me on the front stoop walking from the steps to the curb

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