Work Your Most Productive Hours

Clipped from: https://lifehacker.com/work-during-your-hours-of-peak-productivity-1822000501 With 2018 here, you’ve probably got a list of resolutions you’d like to keep, goals you’re itching to accomplish, and habits you’d love to cement into your daily routine. Of course, these monumental tasks and projects will take some time, but it’s better to know when you’re most likely to get them…

Improve Your Conversations with Customers.

Clipped from: http://www.sellingpower.com/content/newsletter/dailyboost.php?i=3425/jargon If you want to improve your conversations with customers, lose the jargon. The next time someone asks you what you do (or what your company does), watch to see how many insider industry terms you drop. Corporate-speak is generally more confusing than helpful to someone who’s asked you a straightforward question. Plus,…

Dealing With Minor but Persistent Annoying Behavior

Clipped from: https://www.mindtools.com/pages/article/irritating-people.htm Greg grits his teeth and takes a deep breath. “Be calm,” he tells himself. “Don’t let it get to you. It’s just Carl being Carl.” But Greg has been gritting his teeth for months now, and he’s finding Carl’s irritating behavior increasingly disruptive and distracting. There’s the frequent cursing, the “reply all”…