In an era of Casual Fridays and work-from-home colleagues, how can you maintain effective office communication in a changing business climate?
We’ll steer you through changes in business etiquette, and help you successfully navigate through the new realities of workplace conflict and office politics.
When he was a student at West Point, William Tecumseh Sherman’s peers
regarded him as an excellent cook, particularly for the
bread-and-potato hash that he whipped up using the fireplace in his
Already well-known in the early days of the Civil War, James A.
Garfield received orders to report to Washington, D.C., and resume his
military duties after a serious illness.
Widen your circle of potential new contacts by treating cold callers cordially.
Get the best from each person in meetings by pointing out when someone comes up with a great idea
Ask participants to
come to the meeting with five productivity solutions or two
We realize that you can’t be a leader “on the rise” forever. But coasting once you hit your apex only ensures a swift decline.
Dubbed the “Empire Builder,” James Hill laid more than 6,000 miles of railroad in his lifetime.
Just after Richard Nixon won reelection in 1972, he asked his
ambassador to the United Nations to become chairman of the Republican
Even if you’re a sympathetic leader, chances are people don’t tell you about all the important problems they face on the job.
In his childhood, Harry Houdini didn’t have any of the traits that the
great stage magicians of his time possessed.