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Victor Cheng
Attended Stanford University
Lives in Seattle, WA
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Rachel Simmons, whose work I am a big fan of, writes eloquently about gender judo and how woman can be assertive in the workplace while still being likeable. http://www.huffingtonpost.com/rachel-simmons/sorrynotsorry-the-new-girl-power_b_5584428.html
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I love the reference to gender judo because I studied judo under a former Olympian and he hammered into to me that judo is using your opponents energy to benefit yourself. This is an extremely important concept for anyone to understand and implement in any endeavor.
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My latest column on Entrepreneur.com: 3 Ways to Coach, Not Criticize Employees - http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227027
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Hi victor thank you for  connecting me to Mr Lee. Mr swinny mogale will invite  you soon.
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How to Network without Feeling like an Askhole - http://bit.ly/13ZkCdU 
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My latest column for Entreprenuer - The Salary Dilemma: Should you be Open About Employee Pay? http://bit.ly/10sqR8E
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“Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can’t lose.”- Bill Gates
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How to Talk to Strangers and Enjoy It - http://bit.ly/ZDKMB5
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Very revealing and helpful article +Victor Cheng Thanks for posting.
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The ability to "see around corners" = unemotionally looking at the prevailing trend, natural consequences, and to withstand the forces of denial, + having the courage to act upon this knowledge.
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We're working on it coach.  Good to see you over here +Victor Cheng 
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One of the best books for engineers and scientists with high IQs to build EQ - emotional awareness and interpersonal skills. It translates common emotions into math equations to help someone who is more logically oriented than emotional, to understand those who have the opposite profile.
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Thank you. I will certainly check this out. 
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In my consulting practice, half of my clients are women. This is very unusual as the industry standard is about 10%. I’ve had the great privilege of working with some of the most talented women in their fields. The fascinating
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Thanks for this pointer Victor :) 
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My latest column on Entrepreneur.com - 3 Ways to Find Your Perfect Board of Advisors - http://bit.ly/121ufaD
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The latest from my column on Entrepreneur.com
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Many thanks!  I guess I need a role model for each of my roles:)
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Books I'm Readin:

The Signal and the Noise by Nate Silver

I Thought it was Just Me by Brene Brown

The Intimacy Factor by Pia Melody

The first is on statistic and making real world predctions. The latter two are on being a happy human being
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Anand & Michael - Thanks for the recommendation. I got the book a few weeks ago and it's already on my reading list. (thought now it has moved up a few spots). Thanks!
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Victor Cheng is strategic advisor to Inc 500 CEOs. He has been featured as a business expert by the Fox Business Television Network, MSNBC, TIME, The Wall Street Journal, The Harvard Business Review, Fortune Small Business, SmartMoney, Forbes, Inc., and Entrepreneur magazine.

Victor is also a former McKinsey & Company consultant, graduate of Stanford University, and author of several business books including Extreme Revenue Growth, The Recession-Proof Business, and Case Interview Secrets.
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