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5 Ways to Wow Execs — Don't Get Mad, Get Even More Prepared

5 Ways to Wow Execs — Don't Get Mad, Get Even More Prepared | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
The stakes are pretty high when you have the opportunity to present to executives. If you do a good job, doors fly open, projects get funded, and teams align. Executives wield remarkable power.
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Feedback - Ignore It at Your Peril!

Feedback - Ignore It at Your Peril! | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Have you ever received advice you didn’t like and didn’t think was appropriate, relevant or helpful? I certainly have. Sometimes it took me weeks,
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Are You Ready for the Future of Work?

Are You Ready for the Future of Work? | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Much debate is swirling since the election about the future of the American worker. What skills do you need to ensure you have a job not just now, but
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Becoming a Learning Culture: Competing in an Age of Disruption

Becoming a Learning Culture: Competing in an Age of Disruption | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
(This article was initially posted on the Hospitality eResources blog on February 7, 2017.) All industries are undergoing enormous change, mostly due to new technologies, globalization, and a very diverse workforce. For example, in the hospitality industry smartphones pu
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Will you use these 9 hints to improve your appraisal interviews? – OnTheAgilePath

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How Monica Lewinsky overcame fear of presenting – and you can too

How Monica Lewinsky overcame fear of presenting – and you can too | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Monica Lewinsky transformed her terror into a standing ovation at TED. Here's how you can use the same techniques to overcome your own fear of presenting.
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Data scientists analyzed over 100,000 presentations and discovered what the best speakers share

Data scientists analyzed over 100,000 presentations and discovered what the best speakers share | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it

Unlike Cicero and Aristotle, we have big data tools and machine-learning techniques to examine the core characteristics of effective communicators.

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How To Harness Psychology To Ace Your Performance Review

How To Harness Psychology To Ace Your Performance Review | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Hint: It's about your boss's job as much as your own.
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Why Is There So Much Bullshit in Modern Writing?

Why Is There So Much Bullshit in Modern Writing? | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
We spend all day long reading on screens, and what we read is unedited text created by poorly trained writers.
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Having a Difficult Conversation with Someone from a Different Culture

Four pitfalls to avoid.
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If You Want to Motivate Employees, Stop Trusting Your Instincts

Adopt a data-driven approach.
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5 Factors driving Modern Workplace Learning – Modern Workplace Learning Magazine

5 Factors driving Modern Workplace Learning – Modern Workplace Learning Magazine | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
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Some Ideas To Inspire Your Business to Consider Learning in the Workplace – Modern Workplace Learning Magazine

Some Ideas To Inspire Your Business to Consider Learning in the Workplace – Modern Workplace Learning Magazine | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
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The Unexpected Drawbacks To Positive Thinking

The Unexpected Drawbacks To Positive Thinking | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it

One psychologist explains why you "can't expect people to change their mind-sets the way they change their underwear."

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10 Things You Should Know About Career Coaching

10 Things You Should Know About Career Coaching | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
It's not that some people are born with it: A leading career coach says this skill can be honed.
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Why Trust Is Essential For Success in the Workplace

Why Trust Is Essential For Success in the Workplace | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Imagine that you're assigned to a new project with a new team, but you know from the onset that there’s not enough trust among your team members. What
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The fetishisation of work is making us miserable. Let’s learn to live again | Anna Coote

The fetishisation of work is making us miserable. Let’s learn to live again | Anna Coote | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Long hours and poor pay are wreaking havoc on our lives. Rather than fixating on growth, if we restructured the working week it would allow people to flourish
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Ten Signs You're Interviewing With A Bad Employer

Ten Signs You're Interviewing With A Bad Employer | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
There are signals about a company's value and culture during your hiring process, but it can be easy to miss the signals. Here are five signals that the employer you're interviewing with is not worth your time or talents!
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This One Trait is Critical for Effectiveness When Working Across Cultures

This One Trait is Critical for Effectiveness When Working Across Cultures | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
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