Can Speech Inflict Harm?

The question of when and how speech can inflict actual harm and how heavily to weigh such wounds is vexing. If denigrating messages are repeated and pervasive, they can cause psychological damage. But the bruising power of speech hinges on the context, the speaker, and the listener. There are many …

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A Sense Of Place

Try this with a mirror. Hold your arm out in front of you, point your index finger and then touch your nose. Presumably you bent your arm and your finger reached your nose without any issue. Now, close your eyes and repeat the action of touching your nose. Again, presumably …

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Respecting the Time and Space of Others

Most workplaces have common items and places that are shared by all employees. For example, it is common to have a break room with tables, a microwave, coffee pots, water, and a refrigerator. Your company is gracious enough to provide these items to add some convenience to your break and …

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Is a Slogan a Brand?

No, a slogan is not a brand, and these results are not exactly an indictment of all brand-building approaches. For example, the kind of “personal branding” I teach encompasses more than a slogan and is usually more targeted to a market. However, it’s easy to have that go awry …

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Accomodation in Santa Fe

The City Different offers a broad range of accommodations. From downtown hotels to Cerrillos Road motels, ranch-style resorts to quaint bed-and-breakfasts, the standard is almost universally high, and usually so are the prices. Accommodations are often booked solid through the summer months, the Christmas holiday, and Easter, and most places …

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Card Tricks

When you deal the cards and start to play, the entire concept of the game is predicting how many tricks you or your opponents can take. What’s a trick? Well, it’s not a prank. A trick is of the very essence of bridge. If you play a card …

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Your Purpose Statement

We encourage every company to articulate a shared purpose statement. The task is difficult, especially if you do it the right way by involving thousands of stakeholders at every level of the organization and building the statement from the bottom up. Logistics aside, the task starts by every stakeholder engaging …

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Learning From the Best

Entrepreneur success stories are incredibly diverse. Some people have access to start-up funds and a good network of connections to pull from, while others have little more than a product and a dream. You’ve likely heard the most famous stories about companies that started out of someone’s garage …

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Working Solutions

Putting aside for the moment the legitimate need for in-person meetings and face-to-face collaboration, some don’t know how they’d get ahead on the job—let alone cultivate a successful career over time—if they didn’t work in a central workplace. Many can’t imagine working without being …

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How To Set Up A Website

Setting up a website back-end administrative area at yourcompany.com/login. After entering your username and password, you will find there is a very easy to edit system with pages and posts which function similarly to Microsoft Word. You can input text, import images and press "save", forcing all new …

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Bumper Ads

Bumper Ads do not exceed six seconds in length displayed while the user is watching a video. Being so short, the viewer cannot skip it. To create this type of ad, you must: Create a new video campaign. Define the objectives of the subtype. Assign it a name. Establish the …

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Carrots and Sticks

Goals. Do you have a positive or negative impression of that word? For some, goals are highly motivating, but for many others, the word goals sounds like chores. Whatever your predisposition, I invite you to consider goals simply as the natural outgrowth of our priorities in life, our values. Once …

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