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Aug 02

5 tips for talking to a CEO

By Scot Herrick | Job Skills

There are lots of articles about how to talk to people in higher levels of management. Most of them start with the wrong premise. For example, many writers consider an opportunity to speak to upper management more on the level of meeting royalty. One article put it this way: “If you are granted an audience.” […]

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Feb 22

Office Politics is a Four-Letter Word

By Scot Herrick | Job Performance

This week, I’m taking a hard look about office politics, that game everyone says they are playing — and blaming. You’d think that office politics was the root of all corporate evil and, in some instances, you’d be right. Office politics can be toxic in the workplace. Like in the following situations. When office politics […]

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