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The Art of Asking Questions

From the “Work In Sports” blog. The author, Brian Clapp discusses the art of asking questions. Whether you’re a sports reporter, job interviewee, or project manager, the art of asking thoughtful questions that churn a spirited discussion is crucial to … Continue reading

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A Curmudgeon’s Guide to All Things Awesome.

I confess. I’ve got a thing about this word “awesome.” It is abused, overused, misused, folded, spindled, mutilated, and beaten to death! The traditional definition is, according to dictionary.com, “inspiring an overwhelming feeling of reverence, admiration, or fear.” I might … Continue reading

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Kids (really do!) say the darndest things

With tomorrow being Mother’s Day, I hope that the following brings a few smiles to all you moms….and dads. My youngest just graduated from college last Saturday, so now we are facing an empty nest at home. In truth, it’s … Continue reading

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