When Verbal Confidence Backfires

May 26,2017 / Expression, Persuasive communication

In a previous post, I suggested ways to increase your verbal confidence to make your speech more powerful and persuasive. …

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Is Expertise Dead?

May 19,2017 / Book reviews, Clear thinking, Thinking Books

I’ve just finished reading The Death of Expertise: The Campaign Against Established Knowledge and Why it Matters, by Tom Nichols. …

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Verbal Confidence

Apr 27,2017 / Expression

In my last blog post, I wrote about the foundations of confident communication, the factors that prop up the confidence …

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The Foundations of Confident Communication

Apr 17,2017 / Expression, Presentations

The level of confidence that you display to others can have a huge impact on your credibility and persuasiveness, but …

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What Men Can Learn about Credibility – from Women

Apr 12,2017 / Persuasive communication

Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao in a recent podcast, talked about lessons she has learned trying to succeed in a male-dominated …

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Two Paths to Power

Mar 29,2017 / Success Books

For a prince, is it better to be loved or feared? That was the question that Machiavelli asked, and his …

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