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Listen to interviews with technical leaders and experts about people strategies for technical people as well as interviews with Joanie on strategies for leadership, careers, parenting, life skills, and more.

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Read tips on how to be more successful in the workplace for executive leaders, early career professionals, or parents of children who will someday need to succeed at work.

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Podcasts

Nerds are increasingly being asked to have it all—technical expertise and people skills.  Join engineer-turned-psychologist Joanie Connell on the Reinventing Nerds Podcast as she interviews nerds and people experts to uncover the best communication strategies for technical people.  She brings in everyone from big name scientists and computer geeks to everyday working ones as well as other entertaining and insightful people in a quest for the keys to help nerds interact more successfully with people of all types.  Asking thoughtful questions of her guests, she affectionately gives self-proclaimed nerds insights into important people strategies in a light-hearted, conversational style.

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Lessons From The Workplace

3 Keys to Become Comfortable Giving Feedback

3 Keys to Become Comfortable Giving Feedback

How do you get comfortable delivering feedback to people? How do you do it in a nice way, so it’s not awkward or demeaning, but not so nice that it gets ignored? Here are some tips. First, let’s acknowledge that giving feedback can be hard, especially if you don’t...

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What does it mean to be authentic at work?

What does it mean to be authentic at work?

Authenticity has resurfaced as a buzzword in the workplace. In the early 2000s, authentic leadership became popular in response to Bill George’s 2003 book called Authentic Leadership. Leaders found that being more genuine and transparent helped them build trust among...

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8 Tips on Emotions for Task-Oriented Leaders

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