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What Makes a Great Coach? – 5 Essential Qualities

"A conversation can be subtly steered so that someone will come to a conclusion and make a decision themselves. And this is the ultimate cat...

Is Your Organization Ready for the Metaverse?

Based on our own experiments, and advice from experts, here are five tips from Mind Tools for making your way into the metaverse...

Managing Presentation Nerves – Your Top Tips!

Check out our brand new video with Mind Tools' Content Editor/Writer, Jonathan Hancock, who shares his handy hints for putting on a great pr...

Talking About Performance – My Expert Interview With Anna Wildman

Performance conversations are often awkward and sometimes demoralizing. Here's how you can change things for the better using the CEDAR Mode...

Being Shy – and Still Connecting

"The presence of shyness shows that we're connected." –Melanie Bell...

Exaggeration: Lying or Not? – #MTtalk Roundup

"Exaggeration? I don't mind some theatrics, but I do mind if people use it to manipulate." - Zala Bricelj...

Can Your Body Language Make You More Powerful?

"The study also suggests that persistently practicing these power poses can, over time, improve our health and wellbeing" - Lucy Bishop...

Why Listening Should Be Top of Our Lists

All I wanted was to be listened to, for five minutes. I’d still have been out of a job. But I might have left thinking I'd been valued...