21 DIPLOMATIC WAYS TO SAY “NO”

21 DIPLOMATIC WAYS TO SAY “NO”

“REALLY SUCCESSFUL PEOPLE SAY NO TO ALMOST EVERYTHING.”  WARREN BUFFET  “I’ll get back to you tomorrow” gives you time to compare this request with Your core goals and values before saying yes. Note: I suggest the saying NO about this current...
3 INTERVIEW SECRETS FOR GETTING TO THE TRUTH

3 INTERVIEW SECRETS FOR GETTING TO THE TRUTH

The wonderful Marshall Goldsmith, www.MarshallGoldsmith.com, “Chris Cuomo recently premiered his news analysis show Cuomo Prime Time on CNN. He got this amazing opportunity because he is an exceptional interviewer!” CHRIS: HERE ARE THREE TIPS THAT...
A SHORT & SIMPLE PITCH

A SHORT & SIMPLE PITCH

How to get your listeners to pay more attention to you? Problem: They are information-over-saturated before you speak. Solution: Pre-edit yourself to short and simple ideas/pitches. How to Do This? Decide what you want people to...

Cheapest Holiday Gift

If you were to open your holiday cards and see a kind thank you note from your boss or employee, you might be surprised and delighted. I would.   Even people who I would never invite for dinner have some redeeming qualities I can compliment on...
FIRST IMPRESSIONS & SPEAKING

FIRST IMPRESSIONS & SPEAKING

People often see you as an expert and authoritative when you speak slowly the first time you meet them. Speak significantly faster than your new acquaintances & they may sense you are rushed and overwhelmed. Is this fair? No. Is it true? Yes. Cory Treffiletti...