Social Versus Market Norms

I get asked for career advice all the time, and I’m happy to give it. It’s part of… Continue reading “Social Versus Market Norms”…

Learning to Dance

Sorry of the title of this post faked you out – I’m really going to write about having… Continue reading “Learning to Dance”…

Set the Stage for Better Conversations

It’s time for your yearly conversational health checkup. When was the last time you had a real conversation… Continue reading “Set the Stage for Better Conversations”…

Making Real Connections

Confession: I’m an extrovert who dislikes networking events. I like meeting new people, but I find making small… Continue reading “Making Real Connections”…

Holiday Notes

It's the most wonderful time of the year,  at least according to Andy Williams. For some of us, not so much. Here's a list of resources to help you navigate the holiday season at work or in your job hunt. Continue reading “Holiday Notes”…

Learning to Dance

Each conversation is a dance that we discover as it unfolds, with its own rhythm, flavor, flow. The pleasure we and our partners derive from this dance will depend in no small measure on how well we improvise, moment by moment, phrase by phrase, instinct by instinct. And yes— on how well we talk! Continue reading “Learning to Dance”…