In the wake of the horrific school shootings in Parkland, Fla., President Trump has called repeatedly for building or reopening mental institutions. Strangely, perhaps, he has echoed an argument made some
I wrote recently about the husband and wife team out of Michigan who figured out how to game the lottery, and walked away with almost $27 million over the course of nine years. But it turns out there's
Obsessive micromanaging has never worked, but calling shots over task execution used to. Not anymore. For years, one of my VPs always got the highest employee-review score of any manager in my company.
Oprah Winfrey accepted the Cecil B. de Mille Award at the 2018 Golden Globes with a riveting speech that opened with a childhood memory not many people will forget. With just a few words, Oprah painted
Steve Jobs was a master showman. In my opinion, Jobs was the best business storyteller of our time. Every product launch was brilliantly performed. Every move, demo, image and slide was in sync and beautifully
It’s not about the specific points you make, it’s all about how you position them. You’re in the middle of a heated discussion–or fine, let’s just call it an argument–and the person whom you’re trying
Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Public speaking is often associated with a kind of grandiosity, as if you need to be a guest of honor at a formal event, to employ what we
(CNN) — It was 3 in the morning, and a California woman was attempting to flag down a police officer; she wanted to report that her son just told her he had molested two boys. The confession would go deeper
Are you reaching your potential as a speaker? When you give a presentation, do audience members give you their full attention? Do they clamor to ask questions and participate? When your presentation is
Want to be the most interesting person in the room? Well, whether you're introverted or extroverted, it doesn't really matter: There are things one must do to have the kind of captivating conversations
(CNN) — President Trump made two comments Thursday in the company of his most senior military leaders. One was a rebuke. The other was a threat. Both were incredibly irresponsible. Let's set the stage
I recently wrote about the war between driving growth and profitability, and that you cannot successfully maximize both at the same time. The key point here was driving growth requires additional investment
Being instantly likable isn’t rocket science, but this checklist takes practice to master in the short space of a first impression. What’s the point of networking if not to get other people to like you?