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Establishing Credibility - Communication Skills Training From MindTools.com

Establishing Credibility - Communication Skills Training From MindTools.com | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Credibility is essential, in just about any role. Learn how to build it, and find out why it's so important for your success.
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The act of presentation

The act of presentation | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Managers who are expected to give presentations can learn an enormous amount from the techniques of acting. So forget the Powerpoint slides for a moment and take some lessons from the stage...
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What’s Lost When Experts Retire

What’s Lost When Experts Retire | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Certain kinds of knowledge are hard to transfer.
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What motivates employees to go the extra mile?

What motivates employees to go the extra mile? | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
A new study addresses this important management issue.
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Stop Wasting Everyone’s Time

Stop Wasting Everyone’s Time | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
New data-mining tools are helping companies pinpoint which work groups impose the most on others’ time and raising awareness of behaviors such as overuse of ‘reply all.’
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How NOT to Introduce Yourself

How NOT to Introduce Yourself | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Networking is one of the most challenging skills you may have to learn in the world of business. It can be an awkward experience, having the attention of a group of strangers focused on you, and
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Essential Tools of Talent Management

Essential Tools of Talent Management | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
There’s a problem that small-to-midsized but fast-growing private companies often don’t see coming until the damage is done. Namely – they don’t recognize until it’s too late just how much value is being lost owing to immature talent development, retention, evaluation and recruitment processes. Why is talent overlooked? There are many reasons [...]
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10 Signs The Interview Went Well

10 Signs The Interview Went Well | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Nervously waiting to hear if you nailed the interview and got the job? These signs can ease your mind.
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Top Ten Reasons Why Large Companies Fail To Keep Their Best Talent

Top Ten Reasons Why Large Companies Fail To Keep Their Best Talent | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Big companies are notoriously bad at keeping their best people. Here's why Dilbert lives in most big companies.
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12 Body Language Tips For Career Success

12 Body Language Tips For Career Success | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Here are a dozen tips for using body language in the workplace to project confidence, credibility, and your personal brand of charisma.
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Would we be better off if we sent email into retirement?

Would we be better off if we sent email into retirement? | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
This year saw the 43rd anniversary of email. Compared to a human working life, email has after more than four decades on the job now reached retirement age. Is it time for email to step aside to allow…
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Research: Cubicles Are the Absolute Worst

Research: Cubicles Are the Absolute Worst | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
A new study confirms that we hate our open offices -- and that they don't even help us collaborate.
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The Rule of 52 and 17: It's Random, But it Ups Your Productivity

The Rule of 52 and 17: It's Random, But it Ups Your Productivity | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
The trick that the most productive 10% of people in the world know.
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Wanted: employees who are good at getting things done - FT.com

Wanted: employees who are good at getting things done - FT.com | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it

If you want to be successful at work, there is one trait that you need above all others. It isn’t creativity, or emotional intelligence, or people skills, or experience, or judgment or even native wit. It is conscientiousness. All the academic

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Encouraging employees to voice their values

Encouraging employees to voice their values | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
How can organizations encourage their employees to act responsibly and to voice their values effectively and constructively when they see things that put the firm and its reputation, not to mention public safety and wellbeing, at risk?
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The Job Search Jargon to Avoid at All Costs

The Job Search Jargon to Avoid at All Costs | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Job Search Jargon - The Muse: Get the words "hit the ground running" off of y...
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50 Quotes to Inspire You to Reinvent Your Career

If you're not doing exactly what you want to be doing, let these quotes be all the motivation you need to get you back in the game.
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6 Questions You Should Ask About A Company's Culture Before You Accept The Job

6 Questions You Should Ask About A Company's Culture Before You Accept The Job | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Want to know what really goes on within a company, before you take a position? Ask these questions in the interview.
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Does the 70-20-10 model transfer to Business English training? | LinkedIn

Does the 70-20-10 model transfer to Business English training? | LinkedIn | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
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Fawning Over Phones: Our Worrying Addiction?

Fawning Over Phones: Our Worrying Addiction? | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Last week, Ericsson put out a report saying that 90 percent of the world’s population over the age of 6 would have a mobile phone by 2020. That seems like…
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When Wall Street and Silicon Valley come together – a cautionary tale

When Wall Street and Silicon Valley come together – a cautionary tale | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Increasingly, to oppose tech innovation is akin to defaulting on Enlightenment values. But there is a dark side to this gospel of digitalisation when it is closely aligned with financial motives
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10 Habits of Remarkably Polite People - Unimenta news on training support

10 Habits of Remarkably Polite People - Unimenta news on training support | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Go beyond good manners to make an incredible first, and lasting, impression. - Unimenta news on training support
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Learning a language – 10 things you need to know

Learning a language – 10 things you need to know | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Thinking about learning a foreign language? From ignoring your age to avoiding the F-word, our multilingual experts share their tips
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27 Pre-Written Templates for Your Toughest Work Emails

27 Pre-Written Templates for Your Toughest Work Emails | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Because you shouldn't always have to start from scratch.
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