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The BlogNotions Career Blog delivers a diverse series of perspectives provided by thought leaders in the Career industry. Presented by NetLine, this forum delivers compelling updates on topics like improving your current career, taking the steps to start a new one, and much more more. Here you can find helpful information, ask questions, and collaborate freely.

A 360 Feedback Tool You Can Do Yourself

Chances are, unless you ask, most people won’t tell. People are holding back their best thinking on how you can improve. In fact, that people rate themselves higher than others do. When it comes to self-assessment, our This is partly because we know our own context, and therefore give ourselves the benefit of the doubt.”Sure, […]

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3 Subtle Nonverbal Communication Mistakes Sabotoging Your Credibility

Your body might sabatoging your career. Not on purpose, your heart’s in the right place. In fact, you’ve mastered the basics. You’re way past avoiding eye contact, wussy handshakes, and the proverbial fig leaf arms. Beware of  3 more subtle nonverbal cues that I see seriously damage credibility. 3 Subtle Nonverbal Mistakes Leaders Make “I speak two languages, Body […]

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Last Call to Sign Up for CLW

The Conscious Life Workshop kicks off in one week in Las Vegas (Aug 22-24, 2014). We’ve had 119 registrations so far, which makes this the biggest 3-day workshop we’ve ever done. We sold out the original meeting room we booked, upgraded to a significantly larger room, and now that room is nearly sold out too. We still have a […]

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Confident Humility: The Conversation Continues

Today I bring you a guest post from LGL Tribe member, David Tumbarello. I often find his comments could be a post in themselves. His views on confident humility are so rich, I invited him to share more deeply. Thanks to LGL Tribe member, Joy Guthrie for the art. Confident Humility: The Conversation Continues My […]

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7 Ways to Build Confidence in Your Employees

You see her talent and potential. She’s not convinced. She has great ideas, but seldom shares. She could be contributing so much more, you know it. But for reasons you don’t understand, she’s not ready. It’s crushing you to see her shying away from possibilities. But building confidence is complicated. You’re not a psychologist and this […]

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Add This Gem to Your Resume-Accomplishments Toolbox

Accomplishments is one of the topics we post about most often.  It’s that important. Too many job-seekers still don’t understand that duties and responsibilities in resumes, cover letters and interviews are not persuasive to employers; achievements, results, and metrics (whenever possible) are what sells. I recently graded resumes submitted by my college students, who were […]

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The Biggest Reason Teams Get Stuck

Unsticking your team is one of the biggest challenges of a leader. When inertia sets in, there’s almost always a breakdown in belief at some level. When teams stop believing they stop doing. If your team has lost that magic feeling, look for signs of lost believing. 6 Reasons Teams Stop Believing 1. They Stop Believing in […]

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What You Need to Say Yes to CLW

Here’s a detailed update about the upcoming Conscious Life Workshop, which kicks off in two weeks in Las Vegas. I’ve also sprinkled in some cool personal growth ideas to share, so this is actually a combination of promoting the workshop and a new article. We now have 104 people signed up for CLW, which is absolutely terrific. […]

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5 Secrets to a Successful Panel Interview (and other career tips)

As if you weren’t already stressed enough about the interview, now you realize it’s 3 against one. There’s strength in numbers, and the numbers are on their side. Don’t freak out, with a few careful moves you can leverage a panel interview to your competitive advantage. First, relax. They’re not doing this to intimidate you. Most […]

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