Powerful, Confident Body Language for Women

powerful, confident body language for women

In the world of body language, we’€™re often told that if you want to project power and confidence, you need to take up more space. Make yourself appear larger than life to claim your place in the world. Take larger strides when you walk into a room. Put your hands on your hips and stand […]

3 Ways to Magnify Your Likeability and Get More Clients

People do business with others they know, like and trust. This concept is paramount to any business relationship. It is the key to your success as a business person. It is what will make lucrative clients want to do business with you. It is what will make senior executives want to promote you.

5 Ways Leaders Improve Their Mindset

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Leadership is a challenging role. You have to adapt to constant change within your business environment, keep pace with your competitors, not to mention motivate and inspire your team members so you can all work together toward the common business goal.

Top 11 Social Skills Resources Hotlist

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When you’re building a business, a critically important part of the process is getting exposure. I am extremely grateful, and humbled, to have the opportunity to write for, be featured in, and interviewed by prominent online publications and podcasts all around the world.

24 Reasons Why Social Skills Are the Key to Business Success

Strong social skills are the difference between a good business person and a great one. Yet in business, the importance of social skills are often overlooked and neglected.

41 Habits to Excel at Global Leadership

Skills in global leadership are paramount to success in today’s business world. Regardless of whether you’re an expatriate living abroad, or somebody who works within your home country and never travels for business, at some stage in your career you will have to deal with business matters that involve cross-cultural or global issues.

Professional Branding: Build the First Impression You Want on LinkedIn

Formula for a Magnetic Personal Summary on LinkedIn

LinkedIn is a powerful, powerful online networking platform. It’s not only where hiring managers go to find information about potential job candidates or where clients go to source information about service providers, it’s where business people will form a first impression about you.

Netiquette: The Art of Social Media for Your Business

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Prior to social media, potential clients would often make buying decisions based on recommendations from family and friends. As long as your business generated positive word of mouth, new clients would arrive with enthusiasm and approval.

Conversation Skills Part 3: Tell an Interesting Story

Conversation Skills Part 3

Have you ever been stuck for conversation topics? Perhaps you avoid conversations with new people because you don’t know what to talk about.

Conversation Skills Part 2: Comment on The Event

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Last week I shared with you Part 1 of this blog post and video series. Click here to watch the video, “Conversation Skills Part 1: Comment on Your Surroundings”. In business, conversation skills are crucial. You need them to connect, engage, and move the business connection to a long-term relationship.