communication

Study: How Schmoozing Helps Men Get Ahead

Face time helps your career — if you’re a man with a male boss.

Study: How Schmoozing Helps Men Get Ahead

Face time helps your career — if you’re a man with a male boss.
Teach Your Baby Sign Language

Teach Your Baby Sign Language

Your baby is going to understand and want to communicate ideas and requests with you a whole lot earlier than they’ll actually be able to verbalize the words. The gap between when a baby and young

How to Avoid Conversational Narcissism

With our archives now 3,500+ articles deep, we’ve decided to republish a classic piece each Friday to help our newer readers discover some of the best, evergreen gems from the past. This article was

How to Nail the Q&A After Your Presentation

You can’t rehearse it, but you can be prepared.

How to Nail the Q&A After Your Presentation

You can’t rehearse it, but you can be prepared.
Get Your Kid Talking About Their Day With This Question

Get Your Kid Talking About Their Day With This Question

It’s the refrain heard round the world every afternoon or early evening. Parents everywhere are asking, “How was school?” And their children are responding, “Fine,” much more concerned with procuring

Instagram DMs are coming to the web

Chatting with your friends on Instagram is coming soon to a desktop computer near you. Instagram revealed today that it is testing a new feature that allows users to access their Instagram DMs through
How to Get Your Kid a Pen Pal

How to Get Your Kid a Pen Pal

When I was in fifth grade, my family moved to a Cincinnati suburb from Illinois. I knew the only way I was going to keep in touch with any of my friends was to write them letters. I soon discovered
9 Tips For Improving Your Communication Skills

9 Tips For Improving Your Communication Skills

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7 Teamwork Trends that Will Impact Your Business

7 Teamwork Trends that Will Impact Your Business

The last decade has seen huge shifts in the way teams and businesses work together. Today, it’s more and more common for businesses to hire remote employees, outsource to service providers, and allow

If You Don’t Know How to Say Someone’s Name, Just Ask

It’s simple, but it helps create a culture of inclusion.

If You Don’t Know How to Say Someone’s Name, Just Ask

It’s simple, but it helps create a culture of inclusion.
When Sending an Important Email, Add the Recipient Last

When Sending an Important Email, Add the Recipient Last

When you’re busy crafting an important email, perhaps to a prospective hiring manager, accidentally sending it before it’s ready is the single easiest way to screw up. Maybe there’s a glaring spelling

What It Takes to Give a Great Presentation

Five tips to set yourself apart.

What It Takes to Give a Great Presentation

Five tips to set yourself apart.
Why Cats Roll Over When Greeting People (Video)

Why Cats Roll Over When Greeting People (Video)

Cats love to expose their bellies to us upon greeting, but hate having their bellies rubbed --so what gives?! AnimalWised dug into this and created a video that explains why cats will roll over when
The More Inclusive Way to Say 'Ladies and Gentlemen'

The More Inclusive Way to Say 'Ladies and Gentlemen'

“Ladies and gentlemen” is a common way to address a group of people, particularly in a formal, public setting. Long seen as a standard and polite—if not old-fashioned—way to address a group, its day
At one of India’s oldest liquor companies, digital marketing is key to “relentless modernisation”

At one of India’s oldest liquor companies, digital marketing is key to “relentless modernisation”

Radico Khaitan wants to hire people with "impeccable analytical skills."
The Year's Best Advice for Having 'Big Talks' with Kids

The Year's Best Advice for Having 'Big Talks' with Kids

Back in the day, parents braced themselves for The Talk, which we all know covered one topic, one time: Sex. But these days, largely thanks to both the internet and what we all love to refer to as our