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We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of business Communication.

Here are recent links of interest:

“4 Ways to Improve Communication With Your Remote Team” – Glip
We recently caught up with marketing expert and Glip user Kim Beasley, head of Kim Beasley Consulting, a provider of business visibility guidance for entrepreneurs. The leader of a busy remote team, Kim agreed to share some of her secrets to better business communication in a world packed with… Continue Reading

“Leaders Share Business Communication Tips” – LinkedIn Pulse
Often when the word “communication” is brought up, we think of what we are going to say. Listening is a form of communication too, and almost everyone can listen more. This post by Mary Jo Asmus of Aspire Collaborative Services describes the times that you might need to really listen… Continue Reading

“The 3:1 Principle for Radically Better Communication” – MAQTOOB
When was the last time you learned something while you were talking? The answer to that question is very likely never. The learning happens after you shut your trap and someone else begins talking. I’m not saying that every person is baring their soul and telling the truth when they speak (that is obviously not the case). What I am saying is that when others are talking — even if they’re lying… Continue Reading

“Construct Effective Emails” – Blogtrepreneur
You are not the only one who is not able to cope with the stress of reading and prioritizing hundreds of emails that you receive every day. There are millions of people who are suffering with this stress syndrome. Ideally, the senders are to be blamed. With no proper strategy, emails are sent to uninterested audience which only results in several related mails getting directly kicked into… Continue Reading

“3 Ways to Extend the Life of Your Content” – Content Marketing Institute
All things being equal, content that generates results over a long period will win over content with a shorter life span. But time is a difficult thing in content marketing. With 9,100 tweets scrolling by per second, the average lifetime of a single tweet is no more than 18 minutes. Twitter is our live radio broadcast, Facebook is live TV. Content doesn’t stick there, but is washed away by the next update almost as soon as you’ve hit publish… Continue Reading

If you spot Communication news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in business communications, management, and leadership. Our courses are designed to engage and inform!

Please click on any of the following MindEdge online communications courses for more information:

You can learn more about MindEdge by clicking here.

Copyright © 2016 MindEdge, Inc.

We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of business Communication.

Here are recent links of interest:

“Emoji Etiquette: Tips for Evolving Business Communication” – How Design
Oxford Dictionaries’ Word of the Year for 2015 wasn’t even a word. For the first time, the respected publication’s editors chose the “Face with Tears of Joy” emoji to best convey the “mood, ethos and preoccupations” of the year. Pedants and purists were not happy about this decision, but it confirms that emojis are now part of our writing system… Continue Reading

“17 questions you can answer if you’re a good communicator” – Mashable
Whether you regularly speak in public and write online, or you mostly express yourself over email, being a good communicator is part of every single job description. But how can you really know if it’s something you’re good at?Here are 17 questions that can help you identify whether you’re awesome at communicating… Continue Reading

“How to Network: Building Powerful Connections from Scratch” – Land Any Job You Want
It’s not what you know, it’s who you know. How many times have we all heard that? When you think of some of the biggest success stories of your time, you realize that it’s actually true. Take Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak. These two initially met through a mutual friend, Bill Fernandez… Continue Reading

“5 Easy Ways To Enhance Communication at Work” – Entrepreneur
There’s a fantastic video on YouTube of babies vigorously talking to one another. It’s impossible to watch that video without cracking a smile. They’re trying so hard, but they just can’t quite seem to get their meaning across. It’s a lot less funny when it’s two grown adults yelling at one another in the office. Or, even worse, a whole team failing to communicate in a healthy way… Continue Reading

“Your Digital Marketing Strategy Should Be More Than Social Media” – tech.co
There are 20,000 people on Facebook every second of every day. With these kinds of staggering numbers, it’s easy to see why many companies, particularly the smaller ones, focus a lot of their digital marketing attention on social media. After all, when there are that many users, why bother with other avenues? The problem with reaching out to customers… Continue Reading

If you spot Communication news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in business communications, management, and leadership. Our courses are designed to engage and inform!

Please click on any of the following MindEdge online communications courses for more information:

You can learn more about MindEdge by clicking here.

Copyright © 2016 MindEdge, Inc.

WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy Communication news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of Communication.

Here are recent links of interest:

“5 Simple Changes That Will Dramatically Improve Employee Communication” – Inc.
Let’s pretend that I’ve waved my magic wand and you no longer work for the senior VP of blah-blah-blah, but for the 50, 500, 5,000, or 50,000 employees in your organization. They’re your bosses now… Continue Reading

“What Slack is doing to our offices—and our minds” – arstechnica
Walking into the Slack offices in downtown San Francisco feels like walking into a Slack channel online. Brightly colored sofas in the shape of hashtags fill the shared spaces, surrounded by a comfortable margin of airy whitespace. As company rep Katie Wattie leads me around… Continue Reading

“Successful Business Communication: It Starts At The Beginning” – Forbes
A while back I was able to attend a seminar by Dr. John Lund on communication where he gave some amazing advice on how to better communicate with others. His input was simple and easy to follow, yet powerful… Continue Reading

“3 communication skills 35 business legends, billionaires, and TED experts have in common” – Business Insider
Branson is one of 35 billionaires, business legends and famous TED speakers who I interviewed or feature in “The Storyteller’s Secret,” a book to help business leaders understand the language of narrative and the role it plays building a career, growing a brand, selling a product, or launching… Continue Reading

“6 ways your marketing is killing your small business” – Salesforce
Most small businesses are fighting for a share in very competitive markets, and getting your message and proposition heard and understood is crucial for profitability. Marketing is core to business success. But you need to get your marketing right and integrate it with the rest… Continue Reading

If you spot Communication news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in business communications, management, and leadership. Our courses are designed to engage and inform!

Please click on any of the following MindEdge online communications courses for more information:

You can learn more about MindEdge by clicking here.

Copyright © 2016 MindEdge, Inc.

WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy Communication news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of Communication.

Here are recent links of interest:

“Why Video Marketing Is About The Audience Not The Marketers” – ReelSEO
Ogilvy & Mather just published a Red Paper about “The Digital Social Contract” that will make other agencies green with envy. It explains why traditional advertising like the pre-roll doesn’t work on YouTube and it also outlines why collaborating with YouTube creators like Michelle Phan does… Continue Reading

“How Do I Communicate Better With People at a Distance” – Leadership & Learning
The saying goes, absence makes the heart grow fonder. While that may be true in some cases, another old saying is also true: Out of sight, out of mind. Both hold shades of truth for any of us wanting to communicate… Continue Reading

“7 Ways to Communicate More Effectively in Your Small Business” – About.com
Communication is the foundation of every single relationship you have in your personal life; it’s no different in business. Without effective communication, there can be misunderstandings… Continue Reading

“The One Secret To Better Virtual Meetings: Empathy” – Beth’s Blog
Last week, I facilitated a peer learning session for Emerging Nonprofit Leaders and their mentors about healthy and productive meetings. We covered the best practices of meetings, both face-to-face and virtual meetings. I’ve been reflecting on the discussion we had about how meetings are… Continue Reading

“4 Tips On How To Handle Conflict Responsibly” – ReResumeMe
As a general rule we all hate conflict. Although, I do know someone who seems to chase conflict and thrives in being negative and argumentative whenever the opportunity presents itself. But, for most of us, arguing with colleagues is not on our list of daily to do’s… Continue Reading

If you spot Communication news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in business communications, management, and leadership. Our courses are designed to engage and inform!

Please click on any of the following MindEdge online communications courses for more information:

You can learn more about MindEdge by clicking here.

Copyright © 2015 MindEdge, Inc.

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WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy Communication news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of Communication.

Here are recent links of interest:

“7 Phrases You Will Never Hear a Great Leader Say” – Inc.com
Great leaders know that how they communicate is almost as important as what they communicate. They’re constantly aware that everything they say will be taken to heart by their team, and that they’ll be measured… Continue Reading

“7 Ways to Begin Your Speech with a Bang” – BradBridges.Net
So how in the world do you have a chance to influence their opinion, if they’ve already formed it before you speak? The answer might surprise you. Individuals with the most interest in your message, most likely cause… Continue Reading

“Lead with Positive Intent: It’s Not Rocket Science” – Gina Soleil
Intent is the energetic force behind any message. Anytime words enter the world, there’s intent. Whether the words are spoken or written, intent always exits. The intent may be to share information, change someone’s mind… Continue Reading

“How To Create A Mobile Marketing Plan” – itsmonkiesolutions
Mobigeddon is upon us. It’s been nearly 2 months since Google rolled out its algorithm change, which now means that mobile-friendliness is an official ranking factor for all websites – including yours… Continue Reading

“Writing Well for Business Success Q&A” – CorporateHistory.net
What’s your #1, “if you only remember one thing” piece of advice for workplace writers (meaning people whose primary job is not as a writer)? Continue Reading

If you spot Communication news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in business communications, management, and leadership. Our courses are designed to engage and inform!

Please click on any of the following MindEdge online communications courses for more information:

You can learn more about MindEdge by clicking here.

Copyright © 2015 MindEdge, Inc.

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WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy Communication news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of Communication.

Here are recent links of interest:

“How To Start a Blog – A Complete Beginner’s Guide” – Start Blogging Online
I created StartBloggingOnline.com to give beginners (like I used to be) a fast, foolproof guide to starting a blog, without having to learn HTML or waste your time reading long, boring tutorials. I also wanted to help you avoid all the expensive mistakes I made when I was just starting out… Continue Reading

“Rise Of the Authenticators” – ClickZ
The digital ad business faces two existential threats right now. The first is from the ad blockers that consumers are adopting in droves; 198 million people currently run ad blockers and these numbers are increasing… Continue Reading

“Get Your Easily Distracted Customers to Focus on You” – MarketingProfs Daily
Our attention spans are short. I mean, really short. How short? They’re shorter than a goldfish’s, which is nine seconds. We hardly can focus on something before becoming distracted… Continue Reading

“Find Readers for Your Blog Through Commenting and Relationships” – ProBlogger
In the last episode of the ProBlogger podcast we talked about how to build a sticky blog to keep readers on your site. Today, we’re going to talk about how to find them in the first place by building community, strengthening relationships, and commenting on other blogs… Continue Reading

“Should You Cut Google+ Out of Your Marketing Strategy?” – Social Media Today
Google is in the headlines again after creating new parent company Alphabet, and its recent distancing of the company from lackluster social network Google+… Continue Reading

If you spot Communication news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in business communications, management, and leadership. Our courses are designed to engage and inform!

Please click on any of the following MindEdge online communications courses for more information:

You can learn more about MindEdge by clicking here.

Copyright © 2012 MindEdge, Inc.

WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy Communication news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of Communication.

Here are recent links of interest:

“Say No to Stock Photography, Create Authentic Images – Content Marketing Institute

“A Simple Principle” – FeverBee

“5 Key Millennial Marketing Tips Based On Research” – Heidi Cohen

“5 Ways to Keep Your Brand on Their Minds” – ClickZ

“Why infographics are important to content marketing strategy” – Inspired Magazine

If you spot Communication news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in business communications, management, and leadership. Our courses are designed to engage and inform!

Please click on any of the following MindEdge online communications courses for more information:

You can learn more about MindEdge by clicking here.

Copyright © 2012 MindEdge, Inc.

WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy Communication news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of Communication.

Here are recent links of interest:

“Mobile Is Not The Next Big Thing – It’s Already the Big Thing – Bryan & Jeffrey Eisenberg

“5 Reasons you SHOULDN’T start a business podcast” – Communications Conversations

“How to Write Like a Pro in a New Content Niche” – Content Marketing Institute

“Why the Page Fold Still Matters” – Conversation Agent

“Eliminating Bias” – FeverBee

If you spot Communication news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in business communications, management, and leadership. Our courses are designed to engage and inform!

Please click on any of the following MindEdge online communications courses for more information:

You can learn more about MindEdge by clicking here.

Copyright © 2012 MindEdge, Inc.

WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy Communication news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of Communication.

Here are recent links of interest:

“Have You Refreshed Your Social Media Accounts Lately? – Write Speak Sell

“5 Things Pro Facebook Marketers Do That Most Page Admins Don’t” – Windmill Networking Blog

“You Can’t Fake Relevance in Social Media, Business and Life (Podcast)” – Pam Moore

“Why Video Is Taking over Your Social Streams” – Social Media Today

“Three things you MUST know about the psychology of complaining” – Schaefer Marketing Solutions

If you spot Communication news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in business communications, management, and leadership. Our courses are designed to engage and inform!

Please click on any of the following MindEdge online communications courses for more information:

You can learn more about MindEdge by clicking here.

Copyright © 2012 MindEdge, Inc.

WE ARE ALWAYS looking for the latest noteworthy Communication news and commentary. We have aggregated pertinent insights below for your consideration to keep you up-to-date with the world of Communication.

Here are recent links of interest:

“‘Delete This Email!’ Why Mobile Email Matters – Content Marketing Institute

“Why Should we Connect?” – Conversation Agent

“Social Media Quality VS Quantity” – Heidi Cohen

“How to Activate Your Inactive Email subscribers” -DMNews

“Top Five Facebook Updates and Marketing Tips” – Mari Smith

If you spot Communication news of interest, or you have an interesting blog post you want to share, let us know at: info@mindedge.com.


MindEdge offers self-paced courses and simulations in business communications, management, and leadership. Our courses are designed to engage and inform!

Please click on any of the following MindEdge online communications courses for more information:

You can learn more about MindEdge by clicking here.

Copyright © 2012 MindEdge, Inc.

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