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Katrina Lee from Ohio State tweeted earlier this week:

Focus on doing more empathetic #listening, < self-focused listening. Quick read fr #biglaw talent developmnt director.

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The Most Important Person in the Room is Not You

Everyone has an invisible sign hanging from their neck saying, ‘Make me feel important.’ Never forget this message when working with people- Mary Kay Ash… 665 more words


Honor Your Loved Ones

Three weeks ago I was filled with excitement for a family trip to Germany.  We packed up, grabbed our passports and hitched a ride to the airport.  708 more words

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Cognitive bias and listening

Cognitive biases—such as believing information that confirms what you already believe—present a major challenge to the idea of the “rational actor.” Cognitive biases are being being studied in practically every field, including law. 1,110 more words

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Don't Be a Gracie

“I once knew a girl named Kay, she grew up and still wanted to play, so she made up her facie, like a clown, then came Gracie, who sent Kay running out the doorway…”. 1,065 more words

Top Ten 'soft skills' attributes most important for business executives

Soft skills are a combination of interpersonal people skills, social skills, communication skills, character traits, attitudes, career attributes and EQ (emotional intelligence quotient) amongst others. The Collins English Dictionary defines the term “soft skills” as “desirable qualities for certain forms of employment that do not depend on acquired knowledge: they include common sense, the ability to deal with people, and a positive flexible attitude.” 441 more words


8 Things That Traveling Taught Me

We grow up learning each and every thing our parents teach us and at some point in life, after interacting with alot of people at school, university and at work, we believe to have become a better version of the person our parents wanted us to be. 1,489 more words

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