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Racism in the Workplace: No Laughing Matter

Jeffrey, Esh and Sai continue their conversation about exclusion in the workplace, racist jokes, and comments that "white lives matter"...

How to Have Difficult Conversations Online – Your Top Tips!

We asked our social media friends and followers for their top tips on how to handle difficult virtual conversations. Here's a selection of t...

Racism in the Workplace and BLM: Our First Conversation

Have you ever discussed racism at work? Perhaps you're worried about reactions, or you're tired of explaining yourself. Listen to this conve...

Introverts and Extroverts – Who Wins at Home?

Has staying home under lockdown given introverts the edge over extroverts? They can still feel overwhelmed...

Don’t Ignore the Messenger: Our Expert Interview With Stephen Martin and Joseph Marks

What makes you sit up and listen to someone? In our latest Expert Interview podcast, we learn about the eight traits of effective communicat...

Connecting in a Time of Isolation: Our Expert Interview With Melanie Katzman

In this Expert Interview podcast, best-selling author Melanie Katzman explains why connecting at work matters, and shares her tips on buildi...

Why Can’t Men Talk? How Toxic Masculinity Hurts Men Too

We wanted to start discussing all those topics we’d never dared to before. We wanted to avoid the trap of toxic masculinity – especially...

Why the Right Questions Matter: Our Expert Interview With Dean Nelson

In this month's podcast, journalist, academic and writer Dean Nelson talks to Mind Tools about interviewing techniques. What are the secrets...