9 Social Skills Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make in Business

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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.

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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.

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4 Business Writing Mistakes Global Leaders Should Avoid

Leaders must communicate well. While it is well known that verbal communication is important for leadership, you should not underestimate how just as important your written communication is.

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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.

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How to Improve Your Leadership Presence

Do you want to improve your leadership presence? Do you want to infuse more confidence, power and authority into your business interactions? The reality is, nobody is born a leader. Leadership is something you must learn and develop, one skill at a time.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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