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Joel Garfinkle

Joel Garfinkle is recognized as one of the top 50 leadership coaches in the U.S. As an executive coach, he has worked with many of the world’s leading companies, including Google, Amazon, Starbucks, Deloitte, Cisco Systems, and The Ritz-Carlton. He is the author of seven books, including “Getting Ahead: Three Steps to Take Your Career to the Next Level.” More than 10,000 people subscribe to his Fulfillment@Work newsletter. If you sign up, you’ll receive the free e-book “41 Proven Strategies to Get Promoted Now!”

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The "I have a dream" line that almost wasn't
The "I have a dream" line that almost wasn't

We might not be the orator that Martin Luther King Jr. was or be in situations with the same gravity, but we can still learn something about his public speaking approach.

Learn to write accomplishment statements as success stories
Learn to write accomplishment statements as success stories

Self-conscious about documenting your achievements? You needn't be, especially when you show objective data about the business and finnacial impact.

Tracking your accomplishments: Why to do it, what to document and how to follow through
Tracking your accomplishments: Why to do it, what to document and how to follow through

Tracking your accomplishments isn't bragging; it's making sure you know the good work you've done, leadership knows and -- just maybe -- your next employer does, too.

3 proven actions to help introverts excel as leaders
3 proven actions to help introverts excel as leaders

Speaking up isn't always a natural skill for introverts, but it can be learned -- and it's essential to career growth and establishing the executive presence leaders require.

There's a secret to mastering executive communication
There's a secret to mastering executive communication

When you present to executives, you want to be confident, concise, factual -- and prepared. Learn more about these key executive communication tips.

The No. 1 communication secret of great leaders: Be clear and concise
The No. 1 communication secret of great leaders: Be clear and concise

Keeping it short and sweet is a key communication skill for aspiring leaders. Here are some specific ways to get your message across quickly and effectively.

What you say matters: Bring executive presence to your presentation
What you say matters: Bring executive presence to your presentation

When you present to leadership, you belong. Act like it, and don't rush.

Is executive presence only for extroverts?
Is executive presence only for extroverts?

Introverts might take a different path to executive presence, but this skill is accessible to them with the right approach.

Why does executive presence matter?
Why does executive presence matter?

Executive presence is a skill leaders need more and more as they ascend the career ladder.

Visibility matters: Find your invisible leaders so they can shine
Visibility matters: Find your invisible leaders so they can shine

Most organizations have the talent they need in house, but they fail to recognize them or their winning behaviors and output.

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