If you've ever been in an argument with someone, you might've found that it's very difficult to convince them they're wrong. Are there any ways to make it easier? Laci is joined by Dr. Carin Bondar to give you some helpful tips if you want to convince someone they're wrong.
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In Chapter 15 of 20 in her 2013 Capture Your Flag interview, social entrepreneur Courtney Spence answers "How Have You Learned to Give Better Advice When People Ask You For Help?" Spence finds giving pause when someone asks her a question is a useful first step. By taking time to answer, she is able to better formulate a response and more fully understand context behind why the person is asking her for help. Courtney Spence founded 501c3 nonprofit Students of the World.
In Chapter 10 of 19 in his 2013 Capture Your Flag interview, leadership philosopher Bijoy Goswami answers "How Have You Learned to Give Better Advice When People Ask You For Help?" Goswami learns to give better advice by asking probing questions instead of offering answers to better understand the core question being asked. This helps him get to the fundamental issue at hand and be more helpful finding and helping to answer the question that matters most.
In Chapter 15 of 16 in her 2012 Capture Your Flag interview, art director Lulu Chen answers "How Are You Learning to Work More Effectively With Different Personality Types?' Chen loves the entertainment and fun that come with working with different personality types. She finds being understanding and patient with people that may act differently than she does opens the doors to positive working experiences. She finds it important to give people a chance and get to know them.
In Chapter 13 of 21 in his 2011 Capture Your Flag interview with host Erik Michielsen, business school professor Ben Hallen balances teaching using theoretical frameworks with putting skills to practice. Whether students are learning to be entrepreneurs or advancing existing skillsets, Hallen finds engaging outsiders - mentors, entrepreneurs, potential customers - an effective and complementary learning approach.
Corporate layoffs -- they're difficult, daunting and oftentimes a complete surprise to employees. Even though you may not be able to predict if your company is considering laying off staff, Dr. Phil, author of the new book "Life Code," says that you can protect yourself from being laid off by doing one important thing. Get his career advice for how you could save your job if your company downsizes.