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By Richard Newman, Teacher of Communications for Over 18 Years Across 45 Countries

If you want to communicate well as a leader, you need to be a good speaker without slides doing the talking for you.

Not only are most powerpoint slides a huge waste of time, in my opinion…


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By Michael de la Maza, Co-Founder of DemingWay.com

I’ll never forget the day I received a phone call that would set a new course in my life. It was July 2011 when the CEO of InQuira- a startup I’d helped launch-told me the company had been acquired by Oracle.

With…


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By Dan Almasi, Writer at Digital Press

Today more than ever, The Art Of Getting Sh*t Done we call productivity is a constant and growing focus of our daily lives.

According to Columbia Business School research, “a busy and overworked lifestyle, rather than a leisurely lifestyle, has become an aspirational…


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By John Monarch, CEO of ShipChain

With technology comes progress: more efficient tools make it easier to accomplish our goals and move society forward.

But the process of how these novel technologies are integrated into society is complicated. …


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By Winston Ibrahim, Founder and CEO of Hydros

For many, investing is a financial engineering game-weigh the risks and rewards, study the metrics, and identify opportunities to profit. But after several years of investing in companies, for me, my intent as an investor goes far beyond cashing out. …


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By Richard Newman, Teacher of Communications for 18 Years

Body language is the primal foundation upon which our modern communication is founded. We can read an entire novel’s worth of non-verbal cues without ever hearing or seeing a word. …


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By Heidi Zak, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of ThirdLove

When my co-founder, Dave, and I heard from our executive coaches that we should start holding weekly update meetings, we were incredulous.

Up to that point, we’d been holding quarterly update meetings and the occasional monthly meeting. …


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By Scott Domann, CPO at Honey

All great leaders are informed by certain North Stars — things they fundamentally believe in that guide their decision making, the way they lead, and how they engage with their teams.

Over the course of my career, I’ve latched on to a few core…


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By Sami Rusani, CRO of ShipChain

I worked in the entertainment industry for more than two decades as an agent, a manager, brand strategist, and consultant.

And during my stint in the industry, I learned that in Hollywood, the normal issues and dynamics you’ll find in any industry are dialed…


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By Samantha Radocchia, #1 Best Selling Author and Emerging Technologies Entrepreneur

If you’re old enough, you probably recall the formative years of the internet, and the competition between different browsers that ensued. Remember how the first version of Microsoft’s Internet Explorer attacked and decimated the much-beloved Netscape Navigator? …

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