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Great Expectations - Rich's Rule #9.

Great Expectations – You Must Be Seen as Competent

It’s one thing to be competent and another thing to be perceived as such.  Being seen as competent often means you must be good on your feet, able to lead meetings, capable of speaking in front of groups and even adept at facing news cameras during a crisis or in damage control situations. 110 more words


Prove Your Worth With Social Media Even if your CEO is not On-Board…

    Social Media is a powerful tool now. It is no longer a personal outlet to entertain yourself with on your down time (of course it is still primarily used this way). 602 more words

Entrepreneur Advice From Tough Mudder’s Will Dean

In a recent interview, Will Dean sat down with Forbes to discuss his business and talk his advice for you young entrepreneurs. Dean is founder and CEO of Tough Mudder, an incredibly popular series of endurance events that are held all over the world. 306 more words


A look at the people management skills

Be it any job or any organisation, the people management skills do play an important role in the providing success to the technical skills used in the job. 306 more words


5 Essential traits of an entrepreneurial leader

There is no dearth of texts that speaks about the traits of an entrepreneurial leader, but still more seems less, when the concept of leadership is concerned. 294 more words


Self-Promotion as a Female Scientist

Over at the Dynamic Ecology blog there’s an interesting poll and commentary on the topic of self-promotion in science. Many of us in science are introverts. 528 more words

Is an Arts-Based PhD a Professional Qualification?

Kieran Fenby-Hulse is a Researcher Development Officer at Bath Spa University. He is interested in Music, Narrative, Technology, and appraoches to Creative Practice Research. He regularly writes on his own… 3,593 more words

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