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Nicole Sullivan, "Don't Feed The Trolls"

A speak done by @stubbornella at Fluent 2012 conference.

 

More than fun, it appeals to awareness and to focus on what really matters while dealing with conflict (trolyish behavior).

And then there is the self awareness and improvement part, which each of us should definitely look into.

 

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How to Communicate Without Making Assumptions

How to Communicate Without Making Assumptions | Innovatus | Scoop.it
The only thing you can really know is that you really don't know. Making assumptions is merely guessing, and real communication can't happen if you are doing that.
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The Myths and Realities of 'Doing What You Love'

The Myths and Realities of 'Doing What You Love' | Innovatus | Scoop.it
One issue that you’ll see constantly debated in books and articles about choosing a career is the idea of “doing what you love.” Should a person “follow their passion” as a primary guiding light for their career? Or does it make more sense to choose a career based on income and aptitude?
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Top 10 Ways to Improve Your Communication Skills

Top 10 Ways to Improve Your Communication Skills | Innovatus | Scoop.it
From small talk with a stranger to getting along with your spouse, we could all stand to communicate a little bit better. Today’s installment of Lifehacker’s 10th anniversary celebration looks back at some of the best things you can do—big and small—to communicate with others.
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How Focusing on Strengths Instead of Weaknesses Changes Your Brain

How Focusing on Strengths Instead of Weaknesses Changes Your Brain | Innovatus | Scoop.it
It's all about your strengths. How many of your New Year’s resolutions focus on fixing a weakness? My guess is most of them. It’s human nature to focus on our shortcomings. And by doing so, we sabotage ourselves.
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Overcoming a Loss of Motivation

Overcoming a Loss of Motivation | Innovatus | Scoop.it
How many times have you started a new activity with a burst of enthusiasm, only to feel that initial loss of motivation? This often leads to depression and causes us to give up prematurely. I've experienced this letdown dozens of times myself.
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The Art Of Giving Feedback

The Art Of Giving Feedback | Innovatus | Scoop.it
At Hampton Creek we start with a question, “what would it look like if we started over,” which drives our business philosophy. In my role as the head of..
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5 Lessons on Being Wrong

5 Lessons on Being Wrong | Innovatus | Scoop.it
We often expect our first choice to be the optimal choice. However, it’s actually quite normal for your first attempt to be incorrect or wrong.
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Emotional Intelligence: The Social Skills You Weren't Taught in School

Emotional Intelligence: The Social Skills You Weren't Taught in School | Innovatus | Scoop.it
You’re taught about history, science, and math when you’re growing up. Most of us, however, aren’t taught how to identify or deal with our own emotions, or the emotions of others. These skills can be valuable, but you’ll never get them in a classroom.
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How to Be Emotionally Intelligent

How to Be Emotionally Intelligent | Innovatus | Scoop.it
What makes a leader? Knowledge, smarts and vision, but also the ability to identify and monitor emotions and manage relationships.
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Read This If You Feel Like You Can’t Stop Creating Problems In Your Mind

Read This If You Feel Like You Can’t Stop Creating Problems In Your Mind | Innovatus | Scoop.it
Our brains are designed to worry, and they’re good at it.
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Don't Let Your Professional Shortcomings Hold You Back at Work

Don't Let Your Professional Shortcomings Hold You Back at Work | Innovatus | Scoop.it
The further you get in your career, the harder it is to pinpoint—and then do something about—your personal and professional shortcomings. Why is that? How do you figure out your weak spots and then address them?
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Multi-tasking: how to survive in the 21st century - FT.com

Multi-tasking: how to survive in the 21st century - FT.com | Innovatus | Scoop.it
Forget invisibility or flight: the superpower we all want is the ability to do several things at once. Unlike other superpowers, however, being able to multitask is now widely regarded as a basic requirement for employability. Some of us sport
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Working Retail Taught Me Everything I Need to Know About People

Working Retail Taught Me Everything I Need to Know About People | Innovatus | Scoop.it
People say that “everyone should work retail or service at least once in their lives.” I couldn’t agree more. Like many people, some of my first jobs were retail service gigs. One in a department store, another in a bookstore. I’ve long since moved on, but I learned a lot about the nature of people—and how that battle between selfishness and empathy is something we all struggle with, every day.
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How to figure out what you're good at (not just what you're passionate about)

How to figure out what you're good at (not just what you're passionate about) | Innovatus | Scoop.it
There is no shortage of jobs that need to be done and problems to be solved, but there’s only one of you.
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Mixed Signals: Why People Misunderstand Each Other

Mixed Signals: Why People Misunderstand Each Other | Innovatus | Scoop.it
The psychological quirks that make it tricky to get an accurate read on someone's emotions
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How to Stick With Good Habits Every Day by Using the "Paper Clip Strategy" | James Clear

How to Stick With Good Habits Every Day by Using the "Paper Clip Strategy" | James Clear | Innovatus | Scoop.it
In 1993, a bank in Abbotsford, Canada hired a 23-year-old stock broker named Trent Dyrsmid. Dyrsmid was a rookie so nobody at the firm expected too much of his performance. Moreover, Abbotsford was still a relatively small suburb back then, tucked away in the shadow of nearby Vancouver where most of the big business deals …
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How to Figure Out What You Really Want to Do with Your Life

How to Figure Out What You Really Want to Do with Your Life | Innovatus | Scoop.it
How to Figure Out What You Really Want to Do with Your Life
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You’re Not Meant To Do What You Love. You’re Meant To Do What You’re Good At. — Personal Growth — Medium

You’re Not Meant To Do What You Love. You’re Meant To Do What You’re Good At. — Personal Growth — Medium | Innovatus | Scoop.it
When people learn that I’m a writer, more than half of them will immediately tell me about how they have an idea for a book, or that they…
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Why I Am Not a Maker

Why I Am Not a Maker | Innovatus | Scoop.it
When tech culture only celebrates creation, it risks ignoring those who teach, criticize, and take care of others.
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Let Me Help You Help Me

Let Me Help You Help Me | Innovatus | Scoop.it
Research has found evidence that positive activities such as helping others boost positive emotions, thoughts and behavior, which improves our well-being.
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