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What to Do If a Feud Threatens Your Family Business

What to Do If a Feud Threatens Your Family Business (hbr.org)
Author: Josh Baron and Rob Lachenauer

Overcoming the Toughest Common Coaching Challenges

Overcoming the Toughest Common Coaching Challenges (hbr.org)
Author: Amy Gallo

How to Negotiate Nicely Without Being a Pushover

How to Negotiate Nicely Without Being a Pushover (hbr.org)
Author: Carolyn O'Hara

We all want it both ways: to get what we want from a tough negotiation and to walk away with our relationship intact. The good news is that kind of outcome is possible. But how exactly do you drive a hard bargain while also employing soft skills? How do you advocate for what you want without burning important bridges?

Wearing Luxury Brands Makes You Seem More Qualified for the Job

Wearing Luxury Brands Makes You Seem More Qualified for the Job (hbr.org)
 

Author: JM Olejarz

 Imagine this: You’re interviewing two people for a job. They’re equally competent, capable, and qualified—but you can see that one is wearing an outfit from H&M and the other’s clothes are clearly from Louis Vuitton. Which candidate will you hire?

What Research Shows About Talking Back to a Jerk Boss

What Research Shows About Talking Back to a Jerk Boss (hbr.org)
 

Author: Walter Frick

 We’ve all suffered incompetent or unpleasant bosses. But if yours is outright abusive, what should you do?

Good Leaders Aren’t Afraid to Be Nice

Good Leaders Aren’t Afraid to Be Nice (hbr.org)
 

Author: Joe Panepinto

 It only took me about three seconds to decide what to wear on the first day in my new gig as strategy director at Genuine Interactive, a digital marketing agency (jeans and a wrinkled linen shirt, duh). Deciding what books to take was a bit trickier.

What Everyone Needs to Know to Be More Productive

What Everyone Needs to Know to Be More Productive (hbr.org)
Author: Dana Rousmaniere

Does it seem like you don’t have enough hours in the day to get through everything you need to do? With so many competing demands on our time, we can all benefit from learning to ramp up our own personal productivity. HBR recently ran a series called Getting More Work Done. Below is a summary of the advice and best practices our experts contributed to the series:

5 Signs It’s Time for a New Job

5 Signs It’s Time for a New Job (hbr.org)   
Author: Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic

Regardless of your age, background, or accomplishments, you have probably fantasized about the possibility of a new career at some point in your life – those who haven’t are the exception.

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