Brandon Simpson

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5 Things You Should Never Say in an Argument (and What to Try Instead)

You Might Like{{displayTitle}}<p>“Calm down!“<br>“You’re just being crazy!“<br>“That's ridiculous!”<p>Chances are you've heard—or uttered—one of these phrases …

Self-help

9 Things Passive-Aggressive People Do

While an occasional passive-aggressive approach to life's problems isn't unusual, manipulation and indirect communication are a way of life for some …

Self-help

4 Essential Communication Skills

Want to have more friends and be more successful? Follow these 4 tips to be a better communicator!<p>People are not born with communication skills! No …

Self-help

7 Magic Phrases That Can Save an Awkward Conversation

A compliment, a question, and a game can get anyone to like you. Memorize them.<p>Why is it so easy to forget someone’s name within seconds of meeting …

Success

A Four Step Plan for Dealing With an Angry Coworker

It’s Tuesday morning, the alarm on your phone goes off and you can’t help but look at the first email in your inbox. You read the first few words and …

Self-help

Communication Etiquette That Works in the Workplace | Inc.com

Most of us have no trouble talking, but many of us could use some help in effectively getting our message across, especially when communicating in the workplace. First-rate leadership embodies strong communication skills, as the successful exchange of information or ideas is critical to any …

Customer Service
Body Language

7 Crucial Questions to Ask Yourself Before Initiating Every Difficult Conversation | Inc.com

There are four words that, when we hear them, we stop in our tracks because we know they are going to be followed by a lot of other words we may not want to hear. This happens in both our personal and our professional lives. Those four words are.... <b>"We have to talk."</b><p>Did you feel a shiver run up …

Self-awareness

10 Toxic People You Should Avoid at All Costs | Inc.com

Toxic people defy logic. Some are blissfully unaware of the negative impact they have on those around them, while others seem to derive satisfaction from creating chaos and pushing other people's buttons.<p>As important as it is to learn how to deal with different kinds of people, truly toxic people …

Emotional Intelligence

The Most Common Illegal Job Interview Questions You Should Watch Out For

Interviewing for a job doesn’t mean you have to give up all of your personal information and backstory. Whether you’re prepping for an upcoming …

5 Ways to Catch Job Candidates in a Lie Before You Hire Them

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In today’s competitive workforce, candidates will go to great lengths to get a second look from a hiring manager. They may even lie.<p>In fact, one in four candidates have exaggerated the truth to get hired, according to a new International …

Employment

10 Red Flags Not to Hire That Promising Candidate

Forget that great resume. If a candidate does these things in an interview, don't hire her.<p>Sometimes it's crystal clear that someone you brought in for a job interview just isn't the right fit for the role. Maybe he doesn't have the skills, for example, or perhaps she's a certified grade-A jerk. …

Employment

Things You Say That Make The Job Interviewer Think You’re A Liar

<b>Lying is never</b> a good idea.<p><b>Some candidates think</b> that if they stretch the truth a little, they appear to be the ideal fit for a job. However, this …

21 Things Recruiters Absolutely Hate About Your Resume

Learn what recruiters hate to see in your resume from HubSpot's top recruiters recruiters -- and make sure you never make these mistakes again.