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The Uncommon Advantage: Learning to Leverage Mistakes, and Criticize Successes
Developing Professionally Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share via Email Matt Soike, President of Magnifi U Odd title? Maybe. Harsh subtitle? Possibly. Stick with me for a second. This may sound generic, but I’m going to say it anyway. Ready? At Magnifi U, we dream of making the world a better…

The Uncommon Advantage: Learning to Leverage Mistakes, and Criticize Successes

Odd title? Maybe. Harsh subtitle? Possibly. Stick with me for a second. This may sound generic, but I’m going to…

Self-Made: Science Reveals the Emotion Behind Entrepreneurship
Developing Professionally Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share via Email by J.D. Pincus and Bill Nolen, Scientists at Leading Indicator Systems Our culture places a high value on the self-made individual, partly because we all secretly wish for overwhelming success and are to some extent awed by those who have achieved…

Self-Made: Science Reveals the Emotion Behind Entrepreneurship

Our culture places a high value on the self-made individual, partly because we all secretly wish for overwhelming success and…

6 Rules of Great Interviewing…But There’s Only 1 You Need to Master To Get The Job Offer
Developing Professionally Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share via Email by Todd R. Nordstrom It can feel a bit like a song and dance. You may experience self-doubt. You might feel the desire to overcompensate. And, yes, you might spend a few sleepless nights stressing about an upcoming job interview. That’s…

6 Rules of Great Interviewing…But There’s Only 1 You Need to Master To Get The Job Offer

It can feel a bit like a song and dance. You may experience self-doubt. You might feel the desire to…

Feeling Unheard? 6 Simple Tricks To Get People Listening
Developing Professionally Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share via Email by Todd R. Nordstrom She nodded. She even smiled. But, her eyes expressed an anxiousness that was obvious. And, she continued to nod—as if she agreed but just wanted me to stop talking…so she could start talking. He didn’t seem to…

Feeling Unheard? 6 Simple Tricks To Get People Listening

She nodded. She even smiled. But, her eyes expressed an anxiousness that was obvious. And, she continued to nod—as if…

Leading with Energy: You Don’t Need a Title, You Just Need a Spark
Developing Professionally Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share via Email by Todd R. Nordstrom They’re often referred to as ‘the life of the party.’ You know exactly the people I’m talking about—those unique individuals who can enter any room or gathering and instantly transform the energy. Dull gatherings become exciting. Typically…

Leading with Energy: You Don’t Need a Title, You Just Need a Spark

They’re often referred to as ‘the life of the party.’ You know exactly the people I’m talking about—those unique individuals…

Toxic Tribe: It’s Not a Punk Band. It’s Your Work-Life, and This is How You Break Free
Developing Professionallyby Todd R. Nordstrom There’s anger. There’s rebellion. There’s a loud undertone of disrespect for authority. And, we’re not talking about the musicians at your neighborhood dive bar. This is your team at work, minus the mohawks. Okay, so you work with a bunch of people who are legitimately disgruntled. These are the people,…

Toxic Tribe: It’s Not a Punk Band. It’s Your Work-Life, and This is How You Break Free

There’s anger. There’s rebellion. There’s a loud undertone of disrespect for authority. And, we’re not talking about the musicians at…

Making a Pitch? Why Super-Storytelling Could Score You the Big Job, Client, or Contract
Developing Professionallyby Todd R. Nordstrom It’s intense. They’re staring at you. Your palms get sweaty. And, before you can respond, seventy-eight possible answers swarm through your brain in an instant. And, you know that you need to answer their question quickly.  What’s their question? It’s “Why should I hire you, or choose you for the…

Making a Pitch? Why Super-Storytelling Could Score You the Big Job, Client, or Contract

It’s intense. They’re staring at you. Your palms get sweaty. And, before you can respond, seventy-eight possible answers swarm through…

6 Shocking Strategies to Navigate an Unhealthy Workplace Culture
Developing Professionallyby Todd R. Nordstrom You work for a company on the rise. You see the potential. You like the fast pace. And, there’s a part of you that loves challenging yourself to be your best. Sleep can wait, right? But, ask yourself, are you in a healthy environment? Over the past fifteen to twenty…

6 Shocking Strategies to Navigate an Unhealthy Workplace Culture

You work for a company on the rise. You see the potential. You like the fast pace. And, there’s a…

How to Reach Agreement When Neither Party Will Budge
Developing Professionallyby Todd R. Nordstrom It’s frustrating. It’s ultimately confusing. And, I haven’t even introduced you to the real problem yet. Huh? What am I referring to? I’m talking about the conflicting messages we’ve all received in life about when we should fight tirelessly to defend our beliefs, or when we should be more flexible.…

How to Reach Agreement When Neither Party Will Budge

It’s frustrating. It’s ultimately confusing. And, I haven’t even introduced you to the real problem yet. Huh? What am I…

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