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Modern Mentor

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Rank #18 in Management category

Business
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Management
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Modern Mentor is your guide to leadership and communication, helping you craft a workplace environment you can feel good about. She’ll share tips to help you balance your work and personal life, effectively invest your time, and be mindful about where you’re devoting your energy. Let Modern Mentor help you navigate your path to success—however you define it.

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Modern Mentor is your guide to leadership and communication, helping you craft a workplace environment you can feel good about. She’ll share tips to help you balance your work and personal life, effectively invest your time, and be mindful about where you’re devoting your energy. Let Modern Mentor help you navigate your path to success—however you define it.

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6 Stars or more, huge time save, I’m actually compelled to face reality, real people!

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Thanks to Steve! Your tips are so creative and useful for personal and business life!

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617 Ratings
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413
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44
37
33

Just tell all to Dump Fakebook

By fish4fun1 - Jan 09 2019
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6 Stars or more, huge time save, I’m actually compelled to face reality, real people!

Soooo useful!

By Abjdsf - Jan 05 2018
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Thanks to Steve! Your tips are so creative and useful for personal and business life!
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Modern Mentor

Latest release on Jul 13, 2020

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Modern Mentor is your guide to leadership and communication, helping you craft a workplace environment you can feel good about. She’ll share tips to help you balance your work and personal life, effectively invest your time, and be mindful about where you’re devoting your energy. Let Modern Mentor help you navigate your path to success—however you define it.

Rank #1: 472 - 4 Ways to Build Close Relationships That Last

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Every relationship has a give and a take. The best relationships are founded on the principle of giving something other than what you get. Read the transcript at http://www.quickanddirtytips.com/relationships/professional/build-close-relationships-in-business-and-life Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW GET-IT-DONE GUY Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GetItDoneGuy Twitter: https://twitter.com/GetItDoneGuy

Oct 09 2017

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Rank #2: 415 GID 3 Secret Ways Markdown Improves Productivity

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Using Markdown is the way to go when trying to compose. Now take your Markdown use to the next level. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/29IJ9yH

Jul 04 2016

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Rank #3: 315 GID How a Life Map Can Help Reach Your Goals

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Stever Robbins shows how using a "Life Map" can give you an overview of your life you can use to align your activities with your highest goals.

May 26 2014

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Rank #4: 594 - How to Think Positive to Be More Productive

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In times of crisis, negative thoughts lurk around every corner. Use these techniques to rediscover your optimism and bump up your productivity.

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Apr 27 2020

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Rank #5: 454 GID How to Be Radically Candid: Q&A with Kim Scott, Part 2

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In Part 2 of his interview with author and CEO Kim Scott, Git-It-Done-Guy learns how to be wrong, how to handle an angry boss, and why radical candor is the superior mode of interaction in the workplace.

May 09 2017

23mins

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Rank #6: 252 GID Goal-setting for unplannable goals

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When pursuing a one-off goal, traditional goal-setting may be impossible. Rigor, however, isn't.

Dec 30 2013

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Rank #7: 375 GID The Best To-Do List Is Actually Your Calendar

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Follow this secret advice to better manage your schedule and time. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1UTj01Y

Sep 14 2015

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Rank #8: 513 - How to Strengthen Relationships with 'Process Conversations'

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How to start a new working relationship (or other kind!) is easy with a little advance planning.

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Jul 30 2018

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Rank #9: 521 - To-Do List Essentials: How to Recruit Your Subconscious Mind

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Time management expert Mark Forster's Fast Final Version Plus will help you manage your task list to a tee. Read the transcript at https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/productivity/time-management/to-do-list-essentials-how-to-recruit-your-subconscious-mind Check out all the Quick and Dirty Tips shows: www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts FOLLOW GET-IT-DONE GUY Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/GetItDoneGuy Twitter: https://twitter.com/GetItDoneGuy

Sep 30 2018

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Rank #10: 302 GID Mastering the Surprising Power of Randomness

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Once you have all your tasks in one place, going through them is as much an art as a science. But science tells us the universe is random. Perhaps tasks are, too...

Feb 17 2014

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Rank #11: 484 - How to Plan Properly with Deadlines and Milestones

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Proper use of deadlines and milestones will help keep your project moving, even with an unrealistic boss and a daunting project plan.

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Jan 08 2018

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Rank #12: 335 GID How to Meet Every Deadline

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We live in a deadline-driven world. But sometimes, even with firm deadlines, one simple trick is all it takes to relieve the pressure. Read the transcript: http://bit.ly/1thId7j

Oct 27 2014

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Rank #13: 372 GID Brain Training: How to Stay Focused and Stop Multitasking

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Turn off your computer. Turn off your smartphone. Work. Read the full transcript here: http://bit.ly/1J2td1f

Dec 19 2016

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Rank #14: 319 GID How to Use Driving Questions to Shape Your Life

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Asking yourself the right questions can change the direction of your life. Here's how to utilize driving questions to live a better, more fulfilling life.

Jun 24 2014

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Rank #15: 336 GID How to Be Memorable (Part 1): Storytelling Tricks

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Story-telling is the foundation for effective, memorable communication. Do it properly to hook your reader, draw them in, and keep their attention through the end. Here's how. Visit the website: http://bit.ly/1qnxGmb

Nov 03 2014

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Rank #16: 461 GID Control Email Using Custom Domains and Catch-All Emails

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Lots of sites want your email address. Keep them organized (and honest) by giving them each a unique address at a custom domain.

Jun 26 2017

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Rank #17: 308 GID What Does a Manager Do?

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Becoming a manager requires a radical shift in thinking. Here's the shift you need to make, and how to make it to become a successful manager.

Apr 07 2014

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Rank #18: 497 - How to Use 'Good Enough' to Beat Perfectionism

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Perfectionism is caused by the illusion of immortality. Take away that illusion, and you'll get things done, pronto.

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Apr 09 2018

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Rank #19: 554 - 5 Steps to Deal With Being Overloaded at Work

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There's no app or life hack that will let you fit 25 hours of work into a 24 hour day. Here's what to do when there's too much on your plate.

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Jun 10 2019

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Rank #20: 499 - How to Psych Yourself Up with Good Self-Talk

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Self-talk, inner voices, self-criticism, and self-praise are all things we do to ourselves. But it may give you better results to engage in other-talk instead!

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Apr 23 2018

6mins

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605 - Fire Up Your Personal Brand: An Interview with Dorie Clark

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You can work hard and still not be successful. The key to catapulting forward in your career is standing out and harnessing your unique expertise. Personal branding expert Dorie Clark offers inspiration and simple tips to help you create big wins at work.

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Jul 13 2020

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604 - You Need a Career Development Plan

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You can't navigate your way to career success without first plotting a course. This career development plan strategy will help you figure out where you want to go and exactly how to get there.

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Jul 06 2020

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603 - Digital Detox—The Key to Unplugging from Work on Vacation

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Your Summer 2020 getaway plans may be canceled, but that doesn't mean you don't need a break. A true digital detox benefits your energy, creativity, and productivity. Here's how to unplug strategically so you're not overwhelmed when you get back to work.

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Jun 29 2020

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602 - How to Use LinkedIn to Be a Rockstar at Work

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LinkedIn can so much more than a virtual Rolodex. Find cutting-edge insights, test ideas, be a brand ambassador, and claim your rockstar status.

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Jun 22 2020

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601 - Listen Up! Not Listening Is Holding Your Career Back

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The ability to listen isn't just an admirable trait; it's essential to your career. And according to author Kate Murphy, author of "You're Not Listening," we're all pretty bad at it. Here's how to do better.

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Jun 15 2020

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600 - How to Answer “Tell Me About a Time You Failed”

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"Tell me about a time you failed" is no one's favorite interview question. Understanding what the interviewer is really asking, choosing the perfect example, and having a template will set you up for success.

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Jun 08 2020

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599 - Bullet Journaling—My Secret to Productivity, Creativity, and Balance

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When I was stressed and overwhelmed, I discovered Bullet Journaling and it changed everything. Here's how I use my Bullet Journal to stay on track and achieve my goals.

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May 31 2020

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598 - Productive, Happy, Focused—How Small Habits Bring Big Success

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Can small habit changes really lead to a more productive, focused, and happy life? They can! Author and podcaster Jeff Sanders's shares his secrets to forming habits that lead to success.

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May 25 2020

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597 - Everything's Changed—Is It Time to Reset Your Goals?

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Goal-setting doesn't typically happen in May. But as the world has changed, so have your priorities. Here's how to revisit your goals and decide where to stick, pivot, or renegotiate to keep you inspired and motivated.

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May 18 2020

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596 - You Can Land that Dream Entry-Level Job—Yes, Even Now

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If you just got your degree or just entered the job market, the landscape right now looks frightening. Take heart! Your dream job is out there; you just have to know how to chase it down. #ENTRYLEVELBOSS author Alexa Shoen shares strategies for success.

May 11 2020

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595 - Manage Burnout at Work with These Simple Strategies

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You're juggling your professional and family life, taking up slack for absent colleagues, and worrying about your job security. It's a lot. But you've got this.

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May 04 2020

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594 - How to Think Positive to Be More Productive

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In times of crisis, negative thoughts lurk around every corner. Use these techniques to rediscover your optimism and bump up your productivity.

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Apr 27 2020

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593 - How to Be a Leader During a Crisis

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Whether you're leading a team, family, community, or just yourself, leadership is complicated in a moment of crisis. These simple strategies can help you support yourself and those relying on you.

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Apr 20 2020

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592 - Pause and Reflect—Now Is the Time to Take Stock of Your Career

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If an unexpected career pause has taken you by surprise, here's how to use the time to take a breath, assess your career, and set yourself up for success.

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Apr 13 2020

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591 - Struggling to Manage Anxiety and Work? Give Yourself a Break

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When you're anxious and afraid, getting work done is hard. Give yourself a break, find your purpose, and make it through your work life in this "new normal" with this sage advice.

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Apr 06 2020

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590 - 5 Thoughtful Ways to Build Relationships Virtually

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When you can't forge in-person relationships, connecting virtually can be a powerful tool. Here are powerful tips to make it work for you.

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Mar 30 2020

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589 - How to Communicate Successfully When Working Remotely

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Many of us suddenly find ourselves working from home—a familiar landscape with some unfamiliar work-life problems. Here's how to get your message across effectively even when you're working in your pajamas.

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Mar 23 2020

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588 - How to Be More Resilient at Work

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Resilience means being able to recover from setbacks, adapt to change, and keep on rolling. That's great, but ... how do you do it? Modern Mentor explains.

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Mar 16 2020

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587 - Can You Still Be Successful If You Don't Want a Promotion?

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Congratulations—you're awesome! Your company wants to promote you. But what happens when what you want is to stay exactly where you are?

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Mar 09 2020

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586 - 4 Simple Strategies to Boost Your Creativity and Be More Productive

Mar 02 2020

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iTunes Ratings

617 Ratings
Average Ratings
413
90
44
37
33

Just tell all to Dump Fakebook

By fish4fun1 - Jan 09 2019
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6 Stars or more, huge time save, I’m actually compelled to face reality, real people!

Soooo useful!

By Abjdsf - Jan 05 2018
Read more
Thanks to Steve! Your tips are so creative and useful for personal and business life!