Can you really say no to your boss?

Can you really say no to your boss?

Even when you have a positive relationship, bringing bad news to the boss is something most people would rather avoid. This includes telling the boss, “no,” even when it’s the right thing to do. Sure, the supervisor should welcome honesty and candor...
Using plain English to share ideas

Using plain English to share ideas

Do you ever feel like you’re in a strange world where everyone speaks a confusing language? Just attend a meeting at an organization near you. Between the industry-specific jargon and general office-speak, clarity of communication is nearly extinct. Not at...
Deliver a precise and powerful message

Deliver a precise and powerful message

The manager’s presentation has begun, and you’re anxious to hear what he has to say. The sales results for most markets are disappointing. There may be a number of reasons for this. Our biggest competitor launched a new model last quarter. Analyzing the...