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Making This Common Mistake Can Be a ‘Career Killer’

February 15, 2019

“Many professionals will probably recognize this situation: You go to a meeting or an event and, assuming that everyone there already knows you, or that you’re playing a minor role, you introduce yourself with your first name — or not at all...
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Career Reinvention Journal — There’s a Process, but It’s Messy

February 15, 2019

“The decision to say goodbye to a role, firm, or industry and find a new way to apply your skills and accumulated wisdom is nontrivial...
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Fear the Conversations You’re Not Having

February 14, 2019

"Challenging management and performance conversations regularly run off the rails...
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How Jeff Bezos Turned Narrative into Amazon’s Competitive Advantage

February 14, 2019

"Bezos is Amazon's chief writing evangelist, and his advocacy for the art of long-form writing as a motivational tool and idea-generation technique has been ordering how people think and work at Amazon for the last two decades—most importantly, in how the company creates new ideas, how it shares them, and how it gets support for them from the wider world...
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Natural English Rhythm: Abbreviations, Numbers, Names

February 14, 2019

"The key to more natural English rhythm is understanding what is emphasized and what falls into the background...
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10 Pronunciation Mistakes Russian Speakers Make (and How to Avoid Them)

February 13, 2019

"In this video, you'll learn the 10 most common pronunciation challenges Russian speakers face, you'll understand why these sounds are difficult for you, and you'll learn how to improve your American English pronunciation...
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How to Actually, Truly Focus on What You’re Doing

February 13, 2019

"Here’s what my browser generally looks like: work email in the left-most tab, always open...
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Sales Interview Questions and Best Answers

February 13, 2019

"Hiring managers will expect you to demonstrate that you are an effective salesperson during the interview...
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Interviewing for Your First Job (Part 3)

February 12, 2019

"When you’re in an interview, everything is focused on you – your education, your skills, and the qualities that make you the best candidate for the job...
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Four Things That You Don’t Have to Frantically Obsess Over, and One Thing You Must Focus On

February 12, 2019

"There are certain parts of the interview process that people overly obsess over and spend an inordinate amount of time focusing on...
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