Manifestos tagged with Personal Development


3 Strategies to Persuade Any Audience
Jan. 27, 2016 - By: Kenny Nguyen, Gus Murillo, Robert Killeen, Luke Jones
“While it takes skill and practice to be a great persuasive speaker, anyone can do it. It’s all about understanding your role as a speaker, knowing the audience you’re talking to, and appealing to your audience’s hearts and minds.”
The Art of Supportive Confrontation: An Essential Element in Creative Conflict
Jan. 27, 2016 - By: Flip Brown
“Even when issues do not create the appearance of conflict, there are many times when we fail to take the initiative to have the conversations we truly want or need to have because of our fear—which may conscious or subconscious—of creating unpleasant reactions in the other. So what’s a worker to do?”
Showing Up: 32 Ways
Jan. 27, 2016 - By: Anese Cavanaugh
“It does not matter if you are a student, a doctor, a CEO, a mom, a dad, a kid, a janitor, a florist, a designer, or a fighter pilot; you have super powers and they’re yours for the taking to use and conquer the world with. You get this life, this company, this adventure, this family, this culture, to show up for. Show up well.”
This Is an Emotional Pitch
Dec. 17, 2015 - By: Michael Parker
“Delivering a pitch, whether from a platform or across a boardroom table or over coffee at Starbucks, you are on stage. You need to tap into the actor in you. Connecting emotionally with a large group or a single interviewer in conversation, calls for a performance that reaches out, bringing emotional resonance to the words.”
Success. Now What?
Nov. 11, 2015 - By: Bob Buford
“Every day, men and women who have achieved great things both personally and professionally and reached the very top of the ladder are being put out to pasture to rarely, if ever again, use the significant gifts and talents that helped them for the first 50 or so years of their lives. I would suggest that it doesn’t have to be that way.”
Getting One Second Ahead: 5 Mantras for Mindful Leadership
Nov. 11, 2015 - By: Rasmus Hougaard, with Jacqueline Carter & Gillian Coutts
“As leaders, you need to be able to rapidly sift through an overload of information and multiple distractions. […] If managing our attention is at the root of the problem, then training the attentional muscle is the key to addressing it.”
Why Social Media Doesn’t Create Social Intelligence
Oct. 14, 2015 - By: Jeremie Kubicek
“Social media doesn’t create social intelligence. In fact, the more socially connected we are virtually online, the greater the risk of creating social dysfunction in our actual lives.”
Future You: The Owner’s Manual
Oct. 14, 2015 - By: Bill Jensen
“Rather than add to all the hyperventilating about the coming disruptions that will radically impact how you live, work, and play, the most helpful Future You Owner’s Manual must focus on the choices you will face and how you make those choices.”
Give Not Until It Hurts, But Until It Feels Great
Oct. 14, 2015 - By: Jenny Santi
“So many of us have convinced ourselves that giving should be a sacrifice, an act of moral responsibility that renders itself null when we derive any joy from it. But why?”
Think Big, Act Bigger, and Do It Your Way—Because You Can!
Oct. 14, 2015 - By: Jeffrey Hayzlett
“The key to thinking big and acting bigger for any person and any company of any age or size is to own who and what you are because you can. Do you believe you can? That’s the first of all the essential questions you must ask to think big and act bigger and own who you are and everything you do.”



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