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14 Aug 2016

Criticizing vs Giving Feedback

By Mohammad Hasan Asalamu Alaikum, Good leaders know that a key component to their growth is listening to constructive feedback from others. That not only means that they need to listen to others’ feedback, but that they also must know how to give effective feedback to their team members to...
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7 Aug 2016

Do This One Thing Before Speaking to Someone

By Mohammad Hasan  Asalamu Alaikum, Have you ever tried speaking with someone but felt that you were unable to connect with that person? As a leader, it is vital that you are able to understand and connect with your team members and followers. But before even speaking with someone, there’s...
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24 Jul 2016

What’s Underneath Your Anger

By Mohammad Hasan  Asalamu Alaikum, Anger is an emotion that can lead to many negative consequences if it is not properly understood and controlled. Often times people mistake the causes behind anger which leads to misunderstandings and conflict. By understanding some of the reasons people become angry, you can better...
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17 Jul 2016

Validate Feelings

By Mohammad Hasan Asalamu Alaikum, Being a good communicator means that you are able to not only speak well but that you are also able to effectively listen to others. While it may seem easy, actively listening to others is actually challenging to many people. In the short video below,...
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19 Jun 2016

Ramadhan Tips

By Mohammad Hasan  Asalamu Alaikum, We are about half way through Ramadhan, and we may feel like we may not be making the best out of this blessed month, I want to share with you 3 simple tips that you can start applying today to better make use of Ramadhan. ...
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12 Jun 2016

Nonverbal Mirroring

By Mohammad Hasan Asalamu Alaikum, There is a simple method that you can start using to begin improving your communication with others. Research suggests that this method helps you quickly bond and connect with the person you are communicating with. This method is called nonverbal mirroring. In the short video...
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22 May 2016

Understanding the Inner Child

By Mohammad Hasan Asalamu Alaikum, Becoming a great communicator takes practice. As you may have realized by now, effective communication consists of multiple skills that you can learn and perfect over time. In this week’s blog, I will share with you another skill that you can start practicing right now...
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15 May 2016

Becoming a Great Communicator

By Mohammad Hasan Asalamu Alaikum, In my last blog, I shared with you the Golden Rule for effective communication. Following this fundamental rule will help you better develop your communication skills as a leader.  If you have not yet seen it, you can do so by clicking here. For this...
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