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The one leadership hack we've all been looking for is free
The one leadership hack we've all been looking for is free

Becoming a better listener requires deliberate practice and tactics. Luckily, we can learn how. Here are 8 steps to take.

These tips will make your virtual event a home run
These tips will make your virtual event a home run

In-person events aren't happening right now, so you need to get better at delivering to a remote audience.

What it takes to make a virtual presentation great
What it takes to make a virtual presentation great

Virtual presentations are easier than ever, so it's time to get better at them. Here's some expert advice.

The leader's role in embracing sweaty-palmed conversations
The leader's role in embracing sweaty-palmed conversations

Leaders can't avoid difficult conversations or conflict if they want to do their jobs well and serve their teams. Here's a primer on rethinking that avoidance.

Fearless Peers Share Insights on Life After COVID-19
Fearless Peers Share Insights on Life After COVID-19

Nonprofit leaders share insights on how to respond to changes the COVID-19 pandemic will bring to the nonprofit world

Beyond COVID-19: Employer communications guidance for what's next
Beyond COVID-19: Employer communications guidance for what's next

Eventually, the workplace will return to normal, but that doesn't mean tremendous work won't be required of leaders and HR teams.

Preserve what works: Principles of communicating while working remotely
Preserve what works: Principles of communicating while working remotely

Communicating virtually is about relationships, not just technology or presentation.

Managers, here's your guide to effective feedback
Managers, here's your guide to effective feedback

Feedback takes work and preparation. Here's a guide for managers to be better leaders and listeners.

Learn from TEDx talks for your next business presentation
Learn from TEDx talks for your next business presentation

Even if you never deliver a TED or TEDx talk, there are lessons to learn about public speaking and presenting your ideas effectively.

3 more communication tips to implement today
3 more communication tips to implement today

Communication is key, yet we often don't do enough to ensure our messages are heard and understood. Here are three tips for fixing that.