All posts tagged "communication"

  • How to overcome your fear of business meeting ‘small talk’

    How to overcome your fear of business meeting ‘small talk’

    Operating successfully in business requires a combination of sharp natural instincts, a thorough education, and a constant attendance to developing trends. It’s not a rigid science: that’s why the best business people work hard to...

  • Language: A bridge or a weapon?

    Language: A bridge or a weapon?

    Most of us communicate with words. Often, we don’t give it too much thought and say what’s on our mind. Then there are the times when we want to choose our words carefully. This could...

  • The importance of finding your voice (at work and in social settings)

    We all struggle at times with revealing intimate parts of ourselves, especially when we cannot predict what the reaction or outcome will be. However, with communication breakdowns cited by therapists as the top reason for...

  • How entrepreneurs can save money on business costs

    How entrepreneurs can save money on business costs

    No matter what the size of your business, as an entrepreneur, you can save money by being smart about your expenses. There are direct and indirect ways in which you can reduce what you spend...

  • How efficient is your business?

    How efficient is your business?

    One of the biggest challenges for business owners is time. Deadlines and goals all take time to reach, but every single business out there could be doing more to give themselves more time. Efficient practices...

  • Today's technology: personalization through automation

    Today’s technology: personalization through automation

    In today’s modern marketing world, consumer behavior has changed. We have long passed the point where the main driver for people to buy your products is the price. These days, people would think more about...

  • ‘Leaning out’ instead of ‘Leaning in’

    ‘Leaning out’ instead of ‘Leaning in’

    By now, we should all be familiar with Facebook’s CEO, Sheryl Sandberg. She became famous when her autobiography, titled Lean In, became the new feminist manifesto for women in the office. Her book famously suggests...

  • 3 ways to answer one of the hardest questions in business: so what?

    3 ways to answer one of the hardest questions in business: so what?

    So what? This is one of the most uncomfortable questions in business. Whether you’re pitching your business idea or going for a promotion, being prepared to answer this question, or a more polite version of...

  • 5 Ways feeling good makes you more productive

    5 Ways feeling good makes you more productive

    There is a lot of advice out there on how to give it your all at work. The options are endless as to how to organize yourself and your time, how to delegate, how to...