Communication

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5 Career Situations Every Enterprising Professional Should Master
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4 Components of Building a Meaningful and Prosperous Career
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“Tell Me About Yourself” – How To Answer This Interview Question
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How To Ask For Help
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No. 1 Mistake That’s Costing You More Than You Know
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How To Build A Strong And Happy Marriage: 3 Essential Ingredients
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How To Deal With Bad Listeners
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2 Never Advertised Benefits of Learning Public Speaking Skills
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5 Surefire Ways To Better Your Communication Skills Across Cultures
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Voice Your Opinions – Why It Matters

4 Components of Building a Meaningful and Prosperous Career

I had always been on the side of the debate that says a career can be both meaningful and prosperous. We don’t have to settle for EITHER meaningful OR prosperous. But for the longest time, I could not clearly articulate my philosophy on career. Then suddenly one day, in what I call my “middle-of-the-night sparks[…]

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How To Ask For Help

After reading the last article on asking for help, a reader asked a question. It is a natural extension of what we talked about last week so I am going to answer her question in today’s blog post by focusing on how to ask for help so that you increase your chances of getting a[…]

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No. 1 Mistake That’s Costing You More Than You Know

If I ask you to guess what this one mistake is, I am sure, you will not even think about what I have in mind. We ambitious professionals want to acquire a variety of skills that will support us in our career and life, but we hardly ever think about “this” as one of those[…]

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How To Deal With Bad Listeners

Today’s blog post is written in response to a question I received from one of our blog readers. “Hello Manasi, could you please write a post on tips to maintain personal cool when we encounter people who ask you about something but care less about what you have to say? I am a chatty person.[…]

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2 Never Advertised Benefits of Learning Public Speaking Skills

Notice how the article is titled “Benefits of learning public speaking skills”, and not “Benefits of public speaking skills”? That is not by mistake. I am going to share with you today what you can get from the process of learning this skill. We all know the benefits of being a great public speaker. But[…]

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5 Surefire Ways To Better Your Communication Skills Across Cultures

Some time back, a friend asked me to write about specific challenges that individuals with multicultural experiences face. That really got me thinking. I recollected many of my own challenges when I first came to the US from India, and how those evolved over time. I also started intentionally observing my friends who grew up in[…]

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Voice Your Opinions – Why It Matters

After my post last week, I received this as a question from a reader (who wishes to be anonymous): “You talked about speaking your voice, expressing your values, and standing up for what you feel is right. All that is great. But do you ever feel hesitant to speak up because you are tired of the[…]

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