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    • How a Paralegal Can Prepare for a Successful Negotiation

    • What You Need to Do Before a Negotiation Starts in Order to Get the Best Possible Outcome
    • By: Jim Anderson
    • Narrated by: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Length: 43 mins
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    It turns out that most negotiations are over even before they begin. The legal team that has spent the most time planning for the negotiation, doing their homework, and collecting the data that they'll need is the one that's going to walk away from the table with the best deal. Wouldn't you want that legal team to be your team?

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    • How IT Managers Can Use New Technology to Meet Today's IT Challenges

    • Technologies That IT Managers Can Use in Order to Make Their Teams More Productive
    • By: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Narrated by: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Length: 1 hr and 19 mins
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    The job of an IT manager is constantly changing. The technologies that we used to use are now gone. The technologies that we use today will eventually go away. This means that we need to make sure that we are constantly aware of what new technologies are coming our way and what our teams will be able to do with them.

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    • CIO Communication Skills Secrets

    • Tips and Techniques for CIOs to Use in Order to Become Better Communicators
    • By: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Narrated by: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Length: 53 mins
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    Isn't technology a wonderful thing? As CIO you are in charge of one of the most technologically sophisticated parts of the company. It's very easy to fill your days dealing with issues regarding servers, networks, routers, switches, firewalls, etc. However, it turns out that if you do this, then you'll be overlooking one of the most important tasks that a CIO needs to accomplish: communication. This book has been written in order to show you what you need to be doing in order to get your message out.

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    • By Hisham A Mohamed on 04-25-18

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    • Secrets to Planning the Perfect Speech for Contractor Managers

    • How to Plan to Give the Best Speech of Your Life!
    • By: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Narrated by: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Length: 49 mins
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    You would think that the job of managing outsourced work would not require the person doing it to give speeches. However, if you thought this, then you'd be wrong. It turns out that when a company is willing to give up control over how work is performed by bringing in contractors, the relationship between the company and both the contractors and the firms that provide them becomes critically important.

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    • Product Manager Product Success

    • How to Keep Your Product on Track and Make it Become a Success
    • By: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Narrated by: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Length: 50 mins
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    Dr. Jim Anderson explores what product managers have to do in order to make their products a success. Dr. Anderson uses real-world examples from Microsoft, Dell, and Toyota to show product managers both what works and what doesn't work when it comes to capturing your customer's imagination (and their wallets). Product managers can get caught up in the details of their product. There always seem to be new requirements to create, product launches to schedule, and features to document.

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    • Secrets to Planning the Perfect Speech for Arbitrators, Mediators and Conciliators

    • How to Plan to Give the Best Speech of Your Life!
    • By: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Narrated by: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Length: 49 mins
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    In order to settle a dispute, arbitrators, mediators, and conciliators obviously have to know how to talk. However, as part of their job they are often called on to give speeches. These speeches can be to update interested parties on the status of discussions, it can be to peers to share best practices, etc. This type of talking is much different from the type of talking that we normally do and we can easily become overwhelmed as we try to figure out how to go about making a good speech. The good news is that this can be done.

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    • Secrets to Planning the Perfect Speech for Purchasing Managers: Secrets to Planning the Perfect Speech for Purchasing Managers, Buyers, and Purchasing Agents

    • By: Jim Anderson
    • Narrated by: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Length: 50 mins
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    When you are the one who has been placed in charge of purchasing things for your firm, it can be easy to forget just how much authority you have. The rest of the company relies on what you do in order to have the raw materials that they need in order to perform their job. Communication is a critical part of what you do. No matter if you are trying to get your ideas across to your team, your suppliers, your department, or perhaps even your entire business, you need to know how to say what you need to say.

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    • By H. Taylor on 11-22-17

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    • How to Get Ready to Give the Perfect Speech

    • What Tools to Use to Create Your Next Speech So That Your Message Will Be Remembered Forever!
    • By: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Narrated by: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Length: 1 hr and 2 mins
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    Before we can give the perfect speech, we have to get ready to give the perfect speech. Just saying the words of our speech over and over again is a good first step, but it's nota

    Before we can give the perfect speech, we have to get ready to give the perfect speech. Just saying the words of our speech over and over again is a good first step, but it's not enough. We need to know what else we have to do prior to giving a speech in order to be ready when the big day comes.

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    • New IT Technology Issues Facing CIOs

    • How CIOs Can Stay on Top of the Changes in the Technology That Powers the Company
    • By: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Narrated by: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Length: 50 mins
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    It's always been known that the job of being CIO is a tough job. One of the reasons that this job is so hard to do well is because we stand on shifting ground. The technology that we use goes out of style and then gets replaced by new technology almost overnight. One of your tasks as CIO is to be able to take a look at new and emerging technologies and determine which of these will impact your company.

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    • By DHinMN on 01-05-17

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    • How to Heal a Broken Leg Fast!

    • Understanding How to Deal with a Broken Leg in Order to Start Walking Again Quickly
    • By: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Narrated by: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Length: 2 hrs and 17 mins
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    First off, I'm very sorry that you have an interest in this topic. I suspect that either you or someone that you know has broken a bone. This is the kind of thing that seems to bedevil children but it turns out that it can strike any of us at any age. I suspect that by this point in life you already know how to deal with having a cold, the flu, or a stomach ache. However, there is a very good chance that nobody ever told you how to deal with breaking a bone.

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    • Getting What You Want in a Negotiation by Learning How to Signal

    • How to Develop the Skill of Effective Signaling in a Negotiation in Order to Get the Best Possible Outcome
    • By: Jim Anderson
    • Narrated by: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Length: 58 mins
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    When we sit down to negotiate, we are really entering into a very specialized conversation with the other side of the table. We have a set of goals and they have their own set of goals. The purpose of the negotiation conversation is to find out if there is a way that the needs of both sides of the table can be met.

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    • How CIOs Can Bring Business and IT Together

    • How CIOs Can Use Their Technical Skills to Help Their Company Solve Real-World Business Problems
    • By: Jim Anderson
    • Narrated by: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Length: 47 mins
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    As the world has become more and more digital, the importance of the role of a CIO within a firm has increased. No longer can CIOs be content to focus exclusively on technical topics. Instead, we now have to consider what the company's goals are and how technology can be used to help the company achieve those goals.

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    • Understanding What Leadership Means for IT Managers

    • Tips and Techniques That IT Managers Can Use in Order to Develop Leadership Skills
    • By: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Narrated by: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Length: 1 hr and 5 mins
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    Leadership is one of those things that we all think that we know what it is, but we are hard pressed to describe it to someone if they ask us. This makes picking the next generation of leaders that much harder. We want them to have the leadership skills that we know that they need, but how can we make sure that they have them? Some IT managers revert to using the time-tested trial-by-fire approach, but is this really the best way?

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    • Organizing a Successful Speech

    • How to Put Together a Speech That Will Clearly Communicate Your Message to Your Audience
    • By: Jim Anderson
    • Narrated by: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Length: 1 hr and 5 mins
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    Every speech has to start out well and this is a great opportunity to do some bragging about yourself to your audience. Al Gore has some tips for us so that we can understand what budgets we have to spend during our speech. If you get asked to give more than one speech in a day, you're going to have to know how to manage your voice for the duration.

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    • The Art of Packaging a Negotiation

    • How to Develop the Skill of Assembling Potential Trades in Order to Get the Best Possible Outcome
    • By: Jim Anderson
    • Narrated by: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Length: 1 hr and 1 min
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    During a negotiation a lot of promises and agreements are made by both sides of the table. This is all well and good, but the ultimate goal of any negotiation is for both sides to agree on a deal that they can live with. As a negotiator, it's going to be your job to take a look at where things stand in the negotiation and then package up the agreements so that they can be included in the final deal.

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    • Manage Your Customers, Manage Your Product

    • Techniques for Product Managers to Better Understand What Their Customers Really Want
    • By: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Narrated by: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Length: 1 hr and 16 mins
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    As though being a product manager was not tough enough, it turns out that not only do we have to manage our products, but we also have to manage our customers. Customers don't particularly want to be managed and so they are not necessarily going to make this an easy task for us to accomplish.

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    • Creating Speeches That Work

    • How to Create a Speech That Will Make Your Message Be Remembered Forever!
    • By: Jim Anderson
    • Narrated by: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Length: 1 hr and 7 mins
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    We need to keep in mind the fact that we are never creating a generic speech. Instead, we're creating a specific speech for a specific audience. What this means is that we need to customize our speech to our audience. Our ultimate goal is to be able to create a speech that is so good that we are able to cast a spell over our audience.

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    • Secrets to Creating the Perfect Speech

    • How to Create a Speech that will Make Your Message be Remembered Forever!
    • By: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Narrated by: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Length: 39 mins
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    There are speeches, and then there are great speeches. As public speakers it's the great speeches that we want to give; however, how is one to go about creating such a speech?

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    • Secrets to Planning the Perfect Speech

    • By: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Narrated by: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Length: 42 mins
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    Dr. Jim Anderson explores what public speakers have to do in order to deliver great speeches. Dr. Anderson uses real-world examples of what works and what doesn't work when it comes to capturing your audience's imagination. In order to create and deliver a great speech, you first need to start by planning how you are going to accomplish this. Planning includes identifying the purpose of your speech, understanding who your audience will be, and deciding what type of speech you are going to give.

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    • Secrets to Planning the Perfect Speech for Broadcast Journalists

    • How to Plan to Give the Best Speech of Your Life!
    • By: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Narrated by: Dr. Jim Anderson
    • Length: 49 mins
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    Being a broadcast journalist provides us with the opportunity to address very large audiences all the time. You would think that when we are asked to give a speech that it would be no big deal, right? However, giving a speech can be very different from how we normally go about doing our job. A speech requires us to understand our audience, create a speech that will address their needs, and then deliver it in a way that will allow us to connect with them.

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