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4 Conversational Habits Every Entrepreneur Should Learn
By Aytekin Tank I’ve seen it a hundred times. In coffee shops, by the water cooler, and in networking events everywhere. An eager young entrepreneur attempts to impress a potential ...
January 5, 2022
Be an Icebreaker, Not an Icemaker
Most of us pay attention to our appearance. We may wear sweats and sandals around the house, but ...
November 5, 2021
Good Talk: Reviving the Art of Conversation
In “Lost in the Cosmos: The Last Self-Help Book,” Walker Percy writes, “Johnny Carson, when questioned about his ...
October 12, 2021
Joe Rogan: The Unintended Influencer
Joe Rogan is known for commentating UFC fights, standup comedy, and his very popular podcast, "The Joe Rogan ...
September 30, 2021
How to End a Conversation Gracefully Without Insulting Anyone
By John Rampton You’re talking with someone at a conference when it happens: You realize the conversation’s over. You’re ...
August 22, 2021
The New Gatekeepers
Commentary The great voice of intellectual diversity is John Stuart Mill, who wrote in "On Liberty" (1859) that ...
July 15, 2021
How to Have Meaningful Conversations About Money With Your Spouse
My dad, Dave Ramsey, filed for bankruptcy the year I was born. My older sister was about three. ...
February 10, 2021
Reclaiming Conversation and Civil Disagreement
In the aftermath of the 2016 elections, many were shocked by the country's polarization. Stories soon followed of ...
November 17, 2020
The Podcast Host Who Beat Shyness
NEW YORK—Podcast host Uluç Ülgen has created a thriving livelihood out of desperation. The professional conversationalist once felt ...
December 11, 2019
Ben Franklin’s 6 Steps to Becoming a Good Conversationalist
In a 1748 edition of “Poor Richard Improved,” Franklin laid out the following six ways to succeed in ...
September 11, 2019
Humor: Stop These Language Abuses
Phone Bots A decade ago, voice mail bots would say "I'll record your message now," and "I'll try ...
June 13, 2019
The Dying Art of Conversation—Has Technology Killed Our Ability to Talk Face-to-Face?
FaceTime, Skype, WhatsApp, and Snapchat, have replaced significant amounts of face-to-face conversation for many people. These apps allow ...
April 10, 2019
How to Talk About Dying: A Doctors Primer
Lynn Black’s mother-in-law, who had lupus and lung cancer, was rushed to a hospital intensive care unit last ...
March 21, 2018
Gain New Clients & Dozens of Referrals With One Simple Marketing Tactic
As a business owner or service provider there is your world – the backend of the company where ...
August 26, 2014
Beijing Pursuing Pacific-Wide Trade, Security Pact to Entrench Influence
Daniel Y. Teng
‘Too Slow’: FDA Admits Delayed Response to Complaints About US Baby Formula Plant
Hidden Italy: Puglia
Biden Signs Executive Order Reforming Federal Law Enforcement
Lifestyle: Summer Smarts: Prepare Your Home to Help Beat the Heat
Lifestyle: What You Need to Know Before Getting Backyard Chickens
Under Legal Pressure, San Diego Schools Delay Vaccine Mandate With No Religious Exemptions
Kemp, Raffensperger Overcome Anger and Trump’s Disapproval in Georgia
Ex-Clinton Lawyer May Testify as He Seeks Acquittal on Charge of Lying to FBI
Twitter Shares Jump After Elon Musk Boosts His Equity Commitment in Twitter Takeover