Author Archives: Martha Duesterhoft

13 Questions to Help You Prep for Difficult Conversations

I don’t know many people who relish delivering bad news or confronting someone. It’s certainly not my favorite thing to do! However, …

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THE Silver Bullet for Skill Mastery

Do you ever wish for that magic pill, like in Limitless, which offers you amazing mental prowess? Ka-boom! You are instantly brilliant …

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4 Self-Management Techniques When Change Is Hard

I’ve always thought of myself as someone who embraces change – I like the idea of learning something new and continuing to …

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3 Reasons Leaders Need to Get into the Details

Much of my work with organizations and individuals centers around communication. How we build and maintain relationships is all about communication. What …

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How Does Vacation Planning Apply to Career Planning?

Happy 2017! I hope many of you were able to enjoy some well-deserved time off. Other than the summer, the holidays are one …

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Are You a Seeker or Speculator When It Comes to the Truth?

The recent weeks have offered quite a bit of discussion and debate about “fake news.” It’s apparent many people just accept what …

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3 Essentials for Dealing with Disappointment

Whew! Last week was a beast, right? All the presidential campaign and election process left me weary. And I’m not the only …

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“Did You Call My Baby Ugly?” and Other Questions to Resolve Conflict

Being fascinated by human behavior is part of who I am and why I chose to build a career focused on the …

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