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R-e-s-p-e-c-t: 4 ways to show savvy manners when speaking off the cuff

Daniel Craig, the 47-year-old actor who's portrayed James Bond for nearly a decade, had just finished filming Spectre, the 24th Bond film and Craig’s fourth in the franchise. He still had one more to do, according to the terms of his contract, but had been offered a new role in a TV series. When a reporter asked Craig if he’d ever play Bond again after that, he declared, "I’d rather break this glass and slash my wrists . ...

Know when to jettison these six types of workplace jargon

Bart Egnal, chief executive officer of leadership communications consultancy the Humphrey Group,...

What to say when you're stuck in the elevator with your boss's boss

I was alone in the office elevator. Then the doors flew open, and in walked our CEO. It was...

Jargon: Leaders Should Never Leverage Core Competencies On a Go-Forward Basis

Leveraging core competencies. Opening the kimono to a strategic partner. Pivoting the company’s...

6 Steps to Speaking as an Authentic Leader

Every day in corporate board rooms this scene is repeated over and over again. A manager or...