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Christina Parisi is Director of Digital Content at the American Management Association. Previously she was an Executive Editor at AMACOM Books and the Director of AMA Self-Studies.

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Contest: The Worst Email Ever

By | Posted Nov 18, 2013

Think you’ve received the worst email ever written? Find out! We’re on a quest to find the absolute worst email […]

millennials

Are the Stereotypes about Millennials True?

By | Posted Nov 18, 2013

There are a lot of stereotypes running around about Millennials in the workplace. Are they true? See what Brad Karsh, […]

become a better storyteller

What’s the First Step to Becoming a Good Storyteller?

By | Posted Oct 28, 2013

Storytelling has become a popular way to inspire and motivate employees past current crises. Many leaders have trouble getting started, […]

generational differences

Are Millennials the International Generation?

By | Posted Oct 14, 2013

Do generational differences cross international lines? Millennials are reshaping our workforce, and are sometimes called the first true international generation. […]

power relationships at work

AMA Quiz: How Do You Handle Power?

By | Posted Oct 11, 2013

Getting promoted can make a person feel heady. But with your new promotion comes power–do you know how to use […]

leadership development

Leadership Development: 3 Tips for Creating Leadership Presence

By | Posted Oct 7, 2013

Leadership development is often seen as a tricky exercise. There are many aspects of leadership that seem difficult to define […]

attitude

AMA Quiz: Is Your Attitude Holding You Back?

By | Posted Jul 17, 2013 | 1 Comment

Is your attitude holding you back from achieving your full potential? When managers decide whether to promote employees, they have a lot to consider. Does the employee have the right mix of skills? Does he show initiative? Is she sincerely interested in the future of the company? Take this quick, six-question quiz to find out whether your attitude might be holding you back.

how to network

AMA Quiz: Do You Know How to Network?

By | Posted Jul 8, 2013 | 4 Comments

Knowing how to network just might be the most important skill in business. Networking isn’t just for people looking for […]

storytelling in business

AMA Answers: When is it appropriate to use storytelling in business?

By | Posted Jul 1, 2013

Storytelling is becoming a more common way to engage and relate your message in business. But storytelling can be tricky. AMA Playbook answers the question, when and where should I use storytelling in business? Here are few tips from storytelling guru and Amacom author Paul Smith.

coaching for performance

Coaching for Performance in 7 Simple Steps

By | Posted Jun 28, 2013 | 1 Comment

Coaching is one of the most effective tools managers can use to improve performance. There is a simple structure to […]

analytical skills

Analytical Skills Quiz: Which Thinker Are You?

By | Posted Jun 24, 2013 | 72 Comments

What are analytical skills and what do they mean for your future? With the rise of big data, analytical skills are becoming increasingly important, yet companies are struggling to find people who have the right set of skills. You’d like to specialize in analytical skills that will get you that future job, but what kind of thinker are you? Take this brief free quiz…

need stress relief

8 Signs You Need Serious Stress Relief

By | Posted Jun 20, 2013 | 13 Comments

Everyone feels they need a little stress relief now and then. But sometimes the signs of stress are more serious and can ultimately lead to a cycle of self-sabatoge where your workload grows too heavy to bear, you get mired in the little stuff, and lose sight of the big stuff.

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