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Katherine W. Hirsh
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Size (um, I mean length) doesn't matter - a blog post needs to be long enough to cover the subject and short enough to keep it interesting.
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What a great use of Hangout!
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The 63-letter long king of the language's 'tapeworm words' has been declared kaput by jargon-fatigued bureaucrats
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Some interesting info on the challenges of learning different languages and the payoff for our troops.
Training troops to speak the local language isn't easy or cheap, but more and more militaries are coming to see linguistic training as a force multiplier.
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Thank you, Graham Norton, for inspiring Will Smith to rap-out!
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Alfonso Ribeiro -- Carlton Banks himself! -- makes a surprise TV appearance with Will and Jaden Smith, then all three hit the infamous "Carlton dance."
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The series was inspired in part by Rilke's Letters to a Young Poet and is more formally called The Art of Mentoring.
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Intriguing set of tips on making a bigger impact with your blog/social media
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On the basis of this piece, I probably should move the Happiness Project up in my to-be-read queue.
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If you read nothing else, read the "motto" at the end and see what thoughts it prompts for you.
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Always a challenge whether to go with primacy or recency for memorability.  I like to end on a laugh as ground rules can feel a bit earnest to some participants.
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Interesting idea - have a short phrase that you can stick into all sorts of conversational situations to help sell yourself naturally.
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Some excellent thoughts on being happier and more content - caution, this is in German!
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Going to the 2013 APTi Conference?  Then join us on Lanyrd and start networking now to get the most out of your participation.
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