Terry Schaefer

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Feeling Unproductive? Try Using One of These 5 Techniques to Get Going

Stop letting your days get away from you and start working towards important tasks with these 5 techniques.<p>The path to getting things done always begins with doing.<p>Productivity is a word thrown around loosely within entrepreneurship circles, with everyone looking for "hacks" or "tips and tricks" to …

4 Ways to Interrupt Someone (Politely)

Need to cut someone off without seeming like a conversational steamroller? Here's how.<p>You shouldn't interrupt. Yes, from an early age, you're reminded that cutting people off when they're speaking is rude.<p>But, let's face it -- there are times when you need to stop someone mid-sentence. Maybe he …

7 Things Smart People Do Frequently--and 6 Things They Avoid at All Costs

When the going gets tough, the mentally strong kick butt and take names.<p>Between trying to succeed in your career goals and trying to find some kind of personal balance, life can be pretty hectic. And when the going gets tough, it's easy to consider giving up or dropping back. If this is you, it's …

Asking These 8 Simple Questions Will Make You a Better Writer

If you want to be a better writer, make sure you follow these time-tested principles.<p>After writing and editing hundreds of thousands of words over the course of my career, I've observed several fundamental principles about the craft that I sometimes share with colleagues and friends who are trying …