Use Judgment when Texting to Candidates

Use Judgment when Texting to Candidates

Using text messaging as a communication tool in hiring might be practical, but remember that writing leaves an impression. A recent story in the Wall Street Journal said some companies are turning to texting to communicate with prospects, because it is more convenient...
Tips to Identify and Avoid Powerless Communication

Tips to Identify and Avoid Powerless Communication

Avoid using hedges and hesitations in your business communication, which cause the audience to question your credibility. Several experiments in social psychology have shown that a person with a powerful speaking style influences how the audience evaluates that...
Get Your Execs on the Op-ed Page: Help Shape Public Opinion

Get Your Execs on the Op-ed Page: Help Shape Public Opinion

An opinion piece is a great opportunity to express an opinion or advocate for a cause, but you need to be able to structure an argument. Nearly everyone on the planet writes email, and many people write articles, stories, and news releases as a full-time or part-time...