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5 Press Release Tips - Timing and Content is key

When doing a press release for a company that sells a service such as registered massage therapy you have to be sure to include just enough information that you inspire your readers to want to learn more, but not enough that your competitors can react quickly. 407 more words

Professional Marketing

Chapter 8 - Decision, The Mastery of Procrastination

As part of a self development program, we are reading Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill. Each week we read one chapter then post what we have learned from that chapter. 381 more words

Mental Cleanse

Listening to the listening professors

This week I am excited for the opportunity to meet with two big names in the listening field, Debra L. Worthington and Margaret Fitch-Hauser. They are communication professors at Auburn University and, among many other papers, are co-authors of a 2012 textbook, … 454 more words

People Skills

Let’s talk … Soft Skills

What are soft skills (also sometimes called people skills) and are they important? Soft skills “are personal attributes that enhance an individual’s interactions, career prospects and job performance” ( 300 more words

Work Ideas

How To Speak So That People Want To Listen

Successful communication is an essential leadership and life skill.  Engaging well with others depends on it.

Here’s Julian Treasure with a 10-minute TedX talk on “How to speak so that people want to listen” that’s very worthwhile, with one caveat about his take on “judging” (more on that in a bit). 423 more words

People Skills

48 hour films keeping me busy... maybe I will do movies sometime...

Blog – end blog.  Out blog.

Put the car in reverse… I missed my turn…

In the beginning –

Basically I had given up on the independent film industry because it is too difficult to work with people.  7,541 more words

Learning From Failure