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    Fighting the Choke: The Science Behind Performing Under Pressure

    Image Credit: Multiple Choice Test, Oliver Tacke on Flickr Summer may be on its way out, but with these recent weekends of beautiful September weather, I was able to grab a few more beach days and finish up the book, Performing Under Pressure by Hendrie Weisinger and J.P. Pawliw-Fry. A “must read” for every business professional, Weisinger and read more >

    Want Your Brand Fabric to Last? Skip the Spin Cycle

    It’s Labor Day weekend and school’s about to start. Have you finished your summer reading yet? No? Well I can help you with the SparkNotes (do they still have those?) for a current industry read called Spin Sucks: Communications and Reputation Management in the Digital Age by Gini Dietrich. read more >

    Some Focus for Your Summer Reading: "The One Thing" by Gary Keller

    As I’m writing this blog post, I’m also keeping an eye on email, proofreading a document, and drinking a cup of coffee. Nah, just kidding. But for the vast majority of us in the business world, this scenario likely feels familiar. We’re challenged every day to keep multiple plates spinning, shifting our attention from one matter to the next – all read more >

    Learn What Makes a Winner or Loser with "Top Dog" by Bronson & Merryman

    What makes up a winning performance; whether it be in sports, academics or business? Does it come down to experience, natural ability or some magical formula a person or team possesses that allows them to achieve above the others? read more >

    Something to Punch Up Your Summer Reading: "Jab, Jab, Jab, RIGHT HOOK" by Gary Vaynerchuk

    So what do boxing and managing a social media campaign have in common? According to Gary Vaynerchuk, the social media expert and owner of the well-known digital media agency VaynerMedia---a lot. In fact, it's the premise of his latest book Jab, Jab, Jab, RIGHT HOOK: How to Tell Your Story in a Noisy Social World. Being a competitive kinda gal, I read more >

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